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Monday's pets on furniture

If you would like to send me photos to include in the next pets on furniture post, please ensure your photos follow these basic rules: First, the pet must be on a piece of furniture. And said piece of furniture must be clearly visible in the photo, so it takes center stage rather than your pet. Think of it more of a photo of a great piece of furniture that you want to show off...and your pet happens to be sitting on it. And second, if the photo is too dark or unfocused it may not make the cut. Photos, your name, location and a brief description can be sent to kim[at]desiretoinspire[dot]net. Thanks!

This is my new kitten Soetkin (Sootie) yawning on my husband's Patrik Accent chair. It's protected with a hand loomed serape that my friends brought me from Argentina. The little table was my mother's. I gilded the base and added a marble top from an off cut of our kitchen counter. The wall is waiting for some art!
- Carol (Toronto)

cats in bed
- eemmi 

My pup (Professor Cumulus - Informally Known As Abbie) is passed out on a Mitchell Gold sofa at the interior design firm where I work. She comes to the office with me every day and this was a long one. More information about the artwork above her is here.
- Jessica 

I send photo of my dog: Bella. She is 7 years old. Very funny girl :-), love to run, play with a ball or stick and sleep on her armchair.
- Ania (Poland)

I look forward to this feature every week and while I didn't have a chance to send photos of our last cat (RIP), I'm happy to submit a couple of pics of our new kitty, adopted from the local shelter about a month ago.  She's settling in beautifully. In these two photos, Princess Miu Miu is lounging on our Gus Modern sofa, keeping my husband company in his home office.
- Laura  

Below is Ollie, our bengal cat. We have two of these club chairs and they are beside our gas fireplace. Ollie has claimed them as his spot in the winter months.
- Allison (Toronto)

This is Flynn sleeping on my (HIS) bed. We spoil him ridiculously because he had a hard start to life, being tied to an abandoned rental property. We've gone through so much with him, including when he chewed the legs of an antique table and when he destroyed brand new, never-worn shoes. He is getting much better, but he still has a trick up his paw every now and then. Can't imagine life without him!
- De-Arne (Melbourne, Australia)

Thought you might enjoy photos of our Australian Shepherds relaxing on our vintage leather sofa. In the first photograph, Spur has appropriated one of my John Robshaw pillows as his own. In the second pic, both Spur and his brother, Iko, are taking a post-play snooze.
- Denise 

Reader Comments (12)

I'm so proud and happy to see my little rescue heading this post! She has my heart forever already after only one week. Looking forward to many more opportunities to send you photos of her around the house. Thanks Kim!

9 Feb 2015 | Unregistered CommenterCarol

Bella is soooooo 'bella'!

9 Feb 2015 | Unregistered CommenterAspirina


Sootie has an absolutely beautiful chair to sit on.
Abbie! such a wee pup on such a large sofa! Adorable. Also, excellent photo composition.

Sootie is a riot!

9 Feb 2015 | Unregistered CommenterBarbara

Loved all the photos - beautiful spaces and adorable pets. Nice to read about rescue pets being so spoiled and living the good life :o)

9 Feb 2015 | Unregistered CommenterBernadette

All pets are lovely, it's nice to see you here :-)

10 Feb 2015 | Unregistered CommenterAnia

All are fabulous but my favorite today would have to be Flynn. From being left tied up to this. It has made my day.

10 Feb 2015 | Unregistered Commenterannie

Very nice dogs and cats, great to see them relaxed on their pieces of furniture :-)

10 Feb 2015 | Unregistered CommenterKuba

i love them all…so adorable!

10 Feb 2015 | Unregistered Commenterjane

I am a sucker for any photo with a pup or kitten in it, any animal actually, these are just so charming and make me smile.
Tomorrow when she wakes up, I will take a photo to send in ... my new kitten .. Minette. She is waiting for her big break :)

15 Feb 2015 | Unregistered CommenterCandice


My Standard Poodle , Tate, on his first day in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He chose which bed was his. Ahem ... that just happens to be our bed too.

16 Feb 2015 | Unregistered CommenterCandice

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