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Re: [IP] Meow!



Kim,
you are welcome!  Always glad to make someone smile.  You should see my fat
cats!  They are so loving and playful--- and so human!
Lindae

Kim Hughes wrote:

> That's why I have a dog!  Woof!!  :-)  Must be some big kitties!  My tubing
> was hanging out of my pocket one time when I got in my car.  I tried to
> clasp the seatbelt but it just wouldn't latch.  After four attempts to
> latch it, I looked down and saw the tubing stuck down inside the seatbelt
> buckle.  It was pretty mangled, stretched, chewed up and knarled but it
> kept flowing.  Maybe we should have a hall of fame for pumps and tubing
> that took a licking and kept on ticking- or is it beeping?  Your cat beat
> my Toyota!  All hail the big "Meow"!!!
>
> Thanks for the chuckle-I needed it today!
> Kim dx, 1993, pumping 8 months
>
> Date: Tue, 06 Apr 1999 10:39:20 -0400
> From: Blanton <email @ redacted>
> Subject: Re: [IP] Meow!
>
> Yes, the first week on the pump my kitty who sleeps with my husband and I
> noticed this new
> dangling toy-- my tubbing and i was so tired but i awoke to the sound of
> him chewing on the
> tubing and batting at my stomach!  He now knows that it is a no-no!! and I
> make sure the
> tubing in tucked in clothing more than not as not to tempt him.
> Lindae
>
> Jen Woodall wrote:
>
> > OK-since someone brought up interesting uses for tubing, I have to relate
> a story about
> > tubing.  I have talked to at least one other person who has had this
> experience and am
> > curious about the rest of you.
> >
> > In the 3 years I've been pumping, I have only had to change a set
> prematurely about 7
> > times--a couple times for unexplained high blood sugars, once recently
> when the tubing
> > spontaneously disconnected from the rest of the set. The bulk of my
> unplanned set
> > changes, however, have been when my cat has gotten in bed with me and
> chewed through the
> > tubing!  Only one of my two cats does this, and it's quite disconcerting
> to wake up with
> > the gnawed end of your SofSet dangling out of your belly and a blood
> sugar of 258.  Even
> > on the hottest summer nights, I now sleep with covers over at least my
> midsection and
> > one eye out for the dastardly feline.  Pet lovers, beware.
> > Jen
> >
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