Elegant Survival Pet Plan, Perfect for the Times

“Curious Cat” by M-J de Mesterton, Copyright 2009

Dogs are often kept for warding off criminals, but a canine pet might eat you out of house and home. They are high-maintenance. A cat is independent, quiet, and capable of living on a twenty-pound bag of Cat Chow for four-to-six months. I wrote about cats on Elegant Survival last year.

My “pet” survival plan…

Cat Photo Copyright M-J de Mesterton 2002
“Calm Cat” Photo Copyright M-J de Mesterton 2002

…is this: a realistic-sounding electronic barking dog from the following Home Protection source, and an economically-sound cat to repel vermin from the abode, where one has surely stocked-up on comestibles for the bleak future.

Cat Photo Copyright M-J de Mesterton, 2008
“Cool Cat” Photo Copyright M-J de Mesterton, 2008