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He’s a big kid now! Ike grips his fork tightly before digging in to dinner. Maybe the little guy has a hot date? He’s been known to pick flowers for pretty girls before!
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TICKET TO RIDE
All aboard! Ike – a 5-year-old cat adopted from the New York City ASPCA shelter by Liz Bartolomeo’s roommate Lindsay – works his city savvy, gripping his MetroCard in preparation for a subway trip through the Big Apple.
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He may be sleepy, but warm up those leftovers and Ike will be all about eating them – with chopsticks, of course! If you decide not to share, no worries; Ike knows how to open kitchen cabinets with his thumbs.
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American Idol? No. Lost? Nah. Garfield reruns? Yes please! Ike settles in for the night with a remote in hand. When he’s not busy watching TV, Ike likes to practice his penmanship while gripping pens.
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Pass the bubbly! It may not be New Year’s Eve, but Ike is ready for some champagne – and perhaps some caviar on the side? Hopefully he won’t be too hung-over in the morning; Ike’s owners, who live in Washington, D.C. stage daily photo shoots with the photogenic feline.
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The guys on VH1’s meatheaded reality show Tool Academy – a favorite of Ike’s – may not know a monkey wrench from a pair of pliers, but this clever cat certainly does!
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