As it turns out, Jasper was not a stray kitty despite looking all mangy and scrawny when he showed up on our doorstep last week. He lives with the people across the street. They came over yesterday to claim him. It was bittersweet: we’re glad he has people to look after him, but he was such a good snuggler and we’ll miss him:
He was starting to get along so well with everyone:
Devon took the news well — he cheerfully waved goodbye to Jasper. His actual name is Cat.