When you step inside Linda DeVries’ home, you’re welcomed by the smiling faces of her children and grandchildren in framed family photos along the table in the foyer.
But once you enter the living room, it’s obvious who runs the show. Stunning pictures of DeVries’ cats are displayed on the walls and tables. These felines are not your average pets. They’re models – stars, if you will – who have graced the pages of Cat Fancy magazine and, most recently, the 2015 edition of the calendar 365 Cats.
“In my older years, I wanted some purebreds,” she said.
And that’s when Fuzzworthy, a 6-year-old Birman, entered the picture. With his piercing blue eyes – “They melt me,” she said – and long coat, he was destined for kitty stardom.
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