While everyone knows Dash Kitten (thanks to the blog) I wanted to celebrate Dot with a tabby cat portrait series as she is a characterful cat with her own firm opinions, especially about the boy cats in the household.
Meet Dot our very own grumpy cat. I am not sure if there is a tabby cat personality type but she knows her own mind! Dot is Dash Kitten’s sister (adopted at the same time) and they would both be seniors now aged 13. She is
Dot was sitting quietly on the deck railing in the garden for some of these pictures and, as she is used to the sound of the camera shutter now, I was able to move in closer (zooming with my feet, not my camera).
I have to admit that Dot is fearless as long as she is with people she trusts and we don’t have a courier driving up to the front door, so I was lucky enough to capture her wonderful eye patterns.
I didn’t realise that there are different types of tabby cat, like grey tabby cats or black tabbies, but Dot is definitely a ginger tabby cat as you can see from the photographs.
I think I am getting better at capturing the character of cats like Dot. She has an inner strength and a beauty that she shares with every tabby cat worldwide.
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Have you ever taken a series of photographs that capture a special pet’s character? Do you think you
Marjorie is a motorbike riding blogger and award winning cat photographer who believes that everyone can shoot and edit wonderful pictures they love regardless of the camera they use.
She is a Professional member of the Cat Writers Association, Kuykendall Image Award winner and published photographer at the Guardian newspaper.