Kaddish for Cats

Jett with his bunny friend.

Apparently you can’t say the Mourner’s Kaddish for a pet. A few brave souls have attempted to adapt the prayer,  but according to my very official Google search—Rabbis frown upon this practice. Soooooo…what to do?






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The Unbreakable Boboh!

safe and sound

It’s a miracle! A friend of mine prayed for Boboh’s safe return at the Kotel in Jerusalem yesterday and guess what….Boboh was found hours later behind some sheets of dry wall near my apartment building. He was missing for 48 hours. Thank you for your well wishes! Continue reading “The Unbreakable Boboh!”

The Cat Came Back…?

Boboh come back!Boboh is missing. Boboh is my 2.5 year old cat of questionable intelligence (seriously he is developmentally delayed) and for yet to be explained reasons has runaway. After speaking with each of our neighbors and accusing them of catnapping we (my brother and I) think we spotted him coming into the our backyard via the “rape lot” fence entrance. The Rape Lot is actually just a parking lot where sketchy vehicles & characters can be found.  It is also a place that I keeps tabs on from my bedroom window just in case I can be used as a witness (it is an up and coming Brooklyn area) in a criminal trial. Continue reading “The Cat Came Back…?”

The Cats of Tel Aviv

Yaffo cat.
Yaffo cat.

I was warned that cats (chatolim) were everywhere in Tel Aviv but I didn’t quite believe the hype until I saw it for myself.They are everywhere and as I am missing my feline four in NYC I have become mildly obsessed…mildly. Continue reading “The Cats of Tel Aviv”