eeek met our new cat today she has THUMBS!!! I love her!

(38 Posts)

she is 2 years old and totally black with piercing green eyes.
Having said goodbye to 2 cats in the last 18 months this feels like a lovely happy thing for our family smile

ProfYaffle Sat 16-Aug-14 18:56:54

A cat with thumbs?? shock Haven't you seen the adverts??

fabulousfour Sat 16-Aug-14 18:58:50

Pictures puuuurlease. You are making me broody.

Catswiththumbs Sat 16-Aug-14 19:00:53

grin

cozietoesie Sat 16-Aug-14 19:01:35

Thumbs?

We're doomed.

Here she is

Whatamessiamin Sat 16-Aug-14 19:06:53

So sweet. She really does have thumbs! Now you neex to train her to do back massages!

Whatamessiamin Sat 16-Aug-14 19:07:12

Need not neex lol

fabulousfour Sat 16-Aug-14 19:10:24

She is beautiful!!! Wow she does have thumbs. Names?? Thumbalina

wantacatplease Sat 16-Aug-14 19:12:15

LOVE Thumbalina!! She's beautiful, OP.

Velve Sat 16-Aug-14 19:12:22

Aww she's beautiful. And look at those thumbs!

IScreamForIceCream Sat 16-Aug-14 19:12:50

She's excellent. I love black cats - especially as most people don't and they languish in rescues.

Her thumbs are superb.

Polly short for Polydactyl the name o the condition that gives her extra digits
fwiw I really wanted thumbelina but DH said NO!!

FoxSticks Sat 16-Aug-14 19:13:34

Thumbs? You do realise a cat with thumbs probably could take over the the world shock She's gorgeous smile

IScreamForIceCream Sat 16-Aug-14 19:13:54

The medical latiny name for thumb is pollex, I think.

So - Polly?

IScreamForIceCream Sat 16-Aug-14 19:14:25

Ha - cross post. She is a differently-named Polly! That is amazing!

wonderful x post Iscream smile

ProfYaffle Sat 16-Aug-14 19:14:56
BuilderMammy Sat 16-Aug-14 19:15:23

Aw, she's adorable! Congratulations : ) and keep us posted on how her attempts to take over the world go

Prof I loved that advert smile

IScreamForIceCream Sat 16-Aug-14 19:15:35

grin

wantacatplease Sat 16-Aug-14 19:15:37

Polly is fabulous!

thecageisfull Sat 16-Aug-14 19:15:52

She's gorgeous. My cat has thumbs too and I have, rather morbidly, started wondering what it would be like to have a cat in the future with normal paws and not have people say 'fucking hell! Look at her feet!' when she climbs on them.
I even googled polydactyl breeders blush

fabulousfour Sat 16-Aug-14 19:16:26

Polly is fabulous. Love her.

Yay another thumbed cat... thecageisful are the rescue center totally right that it has NO implications on movement jumping etc..

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