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Re: Outside Cat Enclosures
« Reply #30 on: November 05, 2012, 10:10:10 AM »
The only "rodent" we occasionally get inside the house, are lizards.  As fast as they are, they aren't fast enough.  I was just recently given a lizard head.   Ewww. At least it was dead.  Finding a tail, still with life, was the worst...so far. 
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Re: Outside Cat Enclosures
« Reply #31 on: November 05, 2012, 11:29:38 AM »
The only "rodent" we occasionally get inside the house, are lizards.  As fast as they are, they aren't fast enough.  I was just recently given a lizard head.   Ewww. At least it was dead.  Finding a tail, still with life, was the worst...so far. 

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Re: Outside Cat Enclosures
« Reply #32 on: November 17, 2012, 10:36:39 PM »
Didn't hear anything from the company.  I emailed them.  Was told order was processed and would be shipped last week.  Status update doesn't show it has been shipped.  Emailed again.  No response. 
Hmmm their reviews are all very good.  I'm very surprised they SUCK. 

I'll give them another week and then...
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Re: Outside Cat Enclosures
« Reply #33 on: November 18, 2012, 07:29:44 AM »
Oh no.  How aggravating.  Are they on the northeast coast?  I wonder if their delivery schedule was affected by the hurricane.  Still, that's not reason to not respond to communication.

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Re: Outside Cat Enclosures
« Reply #34 on: November 19, 2012, 09:20:16 PM »
Oh no.  How aggravating.  Are they on the northeast coast?  I wonder if their delivery schedule was affected by the hurricane.  Still, that's not reason to not respond to communication.

They are in Ohio.   
I will give them a full 30 days to respond to me in SOME way... If nothing, after 30 days, I'll initiate a chargeback on my cc.    There are other companies that sell similar items.   
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Re: Outside Cat Enclosures
« Reply #35 on: November 21, 2012, 06:15:41 PM »
Two boxes arrived yesterday.  The other two arrived today.  Hubby and son are building it now.   dance1
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Re: Outside Cat Enclosures
« Reply #36 on: November 21, 2012, 07:32:47 PM »
Enclosure is up.  Still have to anchor it (although it is pretttty sturdy and heavy...250 pounds), put in shelves, and other fun stuff.  Ran out of daylight. 
Arrows and Lola did check it out a bit.  Had to push them through the flaps on the doggie door. I think they will all get how to do it fairly quickly.  We will find out tomorrow! 
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Re: Outside Cat Enclosures
« Reply #37 on: November 21, 2012, 08:50:58 PM »
WHAT! You post this, with no pictures?????? 

Congratulations! But I need pictures!

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Re: Outside Cat Enclosures
« Reply #38 on: November 22, 2012, 02:00:11 AM »
Yay!!! cant wait to see the pictures  :D
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Re: Outside Cat Enclosures
« Reply #39 on: November 22, 2012, 03:15:53 PM »
I'm with Middle Child  :)

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Re: Outside Cat Enclosures
« Reply #40 on: November 23, 2012, 07:21:54 PM »
Sorry... ran out of daylight the day it was put up.  

This is the full view.  Not too good, but...  
The people door is the last panel on your left.  



Two red kitties are Arrows and Lola.  The Tuxedo is Lucky, our oldest.

That is a log (kinda) in the middle-ish.  Some kind of soft wood... that I can't remember the name of now.  Thought they may like to use it for a scratching post, or to get to the shelves.

They got on the shelves today.  Yesterday, they all were just pretty much checking things out from ground level.  Lucky checked out every square inch!  She also kept running in and out.  
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Re: Outside Cat Enclosures
« Reply #41 on: November 23, 2012, 07:35:33 PM »
Jenkins can't decide if he wants to go out or not.  Someone "goosed" him from behind... out he went!
It is kinda funny to watch from inside the house... it isn't uncommon to see 3 or 4 waiting in line to go outside.  
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Re: Outside Cat Enclosures
« Reply #42 on: November 23, 2012, 07:36:59 PM »

Lucky climbing to the top.  We originally used clothes pins to keep the flaps opened.  We have since taken down both flaps.  We want them to get used to going in and out first... then we will hang back up the flaps.  
Only one, Lilly, has not gone outside.  She doesn't like the cat door.  Kinda odd, since she used a cat door (years ago) at her original home.  
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Re: Outside Cat Enclosures
« Reply #43 on: November 23, 2012, 07:38:53 PM »
Lucy, Roxy, and Lilly... not pictured.  
We haven't decided if we are going to leave the shelves and log where they are currently located.  Also want to add some toys.  We aren't too creative soooo... it may take a while to get it just right.  Plus, whatever we put out needs to be somewhat weather resistant.  
I have to say, the panels and such are verrrrry well made.  Made in the USA too. 
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Re: Outside Cat Enclosures
« Reply #44 on: November 23, 2012, 08:04:22 PM »
Awesome pics!! that is huge!! wow, wish i had one.  They must be so excited and happy. Do you have a good lock on it so know one breaks in?
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