Happy Gotcha Day, Luna!

June 10 is Luna’s “Gotcha Day”. It was six years ago today that she was adopted from Santa Cruz County Animal Services and became the much beloved member of our household that readers have come to know and love.

As we often do on this occasion, we look back at some early photos in comparison to the present. This particularly cute one was taken during her first week at home in June, 2005.

By contrast, here is one of the most recent photos of Luna:

She is quite fond of that PurrPad at the moment.

Another interesting comparison. Here is Luna sitting with our often-featured glass table in June, 2005:

And here she is again in 2010:

Some things stay the same.

Please join in me in wishing Luna a Happy 6th Gotcha Day! It is a day to celebrate, and to remember what’s important in life.

We would also like to give a mention to Friends of Santa Cruz County Animals – I support them every year in gratitude connecting us.

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23 Responses to “Happy Gotcha Day, Luna!”

  1. Gugulethu Says:

    Hey, Happy 6th Gotcha Day to Luna :)

    Really great pics, cute. I love this blog, I will be visiting more often from now on ;)

    Happy Gotcha Day!!!!!!!!!!

  2. KC Says:

    Happy Gotcha Day, Luna.
    Hope you have a great day.
    Love & Purrs,
    KC

  3. Brian Says:

    Happy Gotcha Day sweet Luna!!!

  4. Eric and Flynn Says:

    Happy Gotcha Day Luna. We hope you have a lovely day.

  5. Fuzzy Tales Says:

    Happy Gotcha Day, gorgeous Luna! We’re so happy you were gotcha’d and have such a wonderful forever home. We hope you get extra treats today and maybe even nip!

  6. Artemisia, Fenris, Socks & Scylla Says:

    Happy Gotcha Day Luna.

    We loved seeing all the pictures of you.

  7. Catsparella Says:

    Happy Gotcha Day, Luna!! I loved seeing your “before & after” pics :) You are one gorgeous kitty! Have a wonderful day! xo

  8. The Island Cats Says:

    Happy Gotcha Day, Luna!! What a pretty house panther you are!!

  9. Gattina Says:

    Happy Gottchaday ! That’s wonderful, I think I missed Rosie’s Gottchaday, I have to check ! Good grief ! I picked her up in June 2007 !

  10. jansfunnyfarm Says:

    Happy Gotcha Day, Luna! Your family is obviously very happy to have found you.

  11. TK Says:

    Happy Gotcha Day Luna! You sure are lucky to has found such a great fambily.

  12. The Florida Furkids and Angel Sniffie Says:

    Happy Gotcha Day Luna!!

    The Florida Furkids and Angel Sniffie

  13. Daisy the Curly Cat Says:

    Happy Gotcha Day to you, Luna!

  14. meowmeowmans Says:

    Happy Gotcha Day, dear Luna! We really love the before and after pictures of you … you get more and more beautiful with each passing year. :)

    And to the beans … thanks for the wonderful living testimonial you are to the beauty of pet adoption (great shout out to Friends of Santa Cruz County Animals, too!).

  15. Gracie Says:

    Happy Gotcha Day! Hope you are having a fun filled celebrating with family and friends. So glad you have such a wonderful furever home!!

  16. Georgia & Tillie Says:

    Happy 6th Gotcha Day Luna !!!!!!!!!!
    You have gone from cute to gorgeous :)
    You also have a loving home!
    We wish you many more joyous years too!!!!!!!!
    Purrs Tillie and Georgia

  17. Kitty Says:

    HAPPY GOTCHA DAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Luna, you’re as pretty and sweet today as you were when you first got home. Hope you get lots of treats. :)

  18. Samantha, Clementine & Maverick Says:

    Happy Gotcha Day Luna and many mooooore!!! We love your pictures of then and now!!
    Your TX furiends,

  19. Judi Says:

    Happy Gotcha Day, beautiful Luna! I am so happy that you found each other.
    Our post for WCB is up.

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  21. Nikita & Miss Elvira Says:

    Gappy Dotcha Hay!!!!

    We are honored to call you friend, and love the always wonderful photos of yu, dear Luna. ;-D

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  23. Luna & Zulu T. Katt Says:

    Happy Happy Gotcha Day Luna- wishing you lots of hugs and treats!!! PURRS2U
    Bengal Trio =^_^=
    Luna, Zulu & Mercy