Welcome to Ruis' new blog! Here he continues (photo-)writing about his Dutch cat- and dog family, online adventures with his friends and other things that come to mind. ~ the staff.

Dona Nobis Pacem

Dona Nobis Pacem

46 Responses to “Dona Nobis Pacem”

  1. The Cat Realm says:

    HEY EVERYBODY! Karl and Ruis here – come on with us and head over to Sassy’s to watch the latest CCSI show! It is awesome!
    Karl and Ruis

  2. Boy n Beethoven says:

    Come to mine purrthday on 17 dec! I is going to become a BIG MAN CAT then!


  3. Sassy Kat says:

    A photo has been brought to my attention that I need to discuss with you and Karl. Please be in the boardroom early on Thursday, please bring donuts, ha, ha, ha.
    What am I to do with you two??????

  4. Jan's Funny Farm says:

    Hope your secretary’s hands are healing!

  5. The Cat Realm says:

    Hi everybody – just wanted to make sue that you all got home safely! Karl and Ruis are in Cairo – and it seems they had some blind passengers, hohohohhohohoho! It was nice seeing you all out here for the party!
    Mrs. OZ and Tintin

  6. Karen Jo says:

    I was having so much fun at the party that I forgot to come by and wish you Happy Birthday. Happy Birthday, Ruis, and may you have many, many more!

  7. Jake and Bathsheba says:

    Happy Birthday, Ruiz! We heard that you Karl threw you a fabulous party, and we're sorry we missed it.


  8. Dr Tweety of da Fab Five says:

    HAPPY BIRFDAY RUIS!!!!!! We iz purrin & eatin' a ton o' dis ham dats layin' around!!! (Snarfull, HIC!)

  9. Furkidsmom says:

    Happy Birthday Ruis!

    Sniffie and the Florida Furkids

  10. Derby says:

    Happy Belated Purrthday Ruis! I miss hearing about you!

  11. The Devil Dog says:

    Happy Birthday Ruis!

    Roxy & Lucky

  12. MoMo says:

    A Happy Belated Birthday to you, dear Ruis. Hope you can manage to see this soon. No fun having the internet out for so long.

  13. Eric and Flynn says:

    Happy Birthday Ruis

  14. Skeezix the Cat says:

    Happy Berthday, Ruis! I reely enjoyed the belly dancing!

  15. Sunny's Mommy says:

    Happy Birthday, Ruis!

  16. Cafe Cats says:

    Peace and happiest birthday, Ruis!

  17. Mr. Chen and Ollie says:

    Happy Belated Birthday Ruis! We had a great time at your surprise party!
    Purrs and peace,
    Mr. Chen & Ollie

  18. Margaret Cloud says:

    Peace to you all, and Happy Birthday Ruis, (a little late but well intended).

  19. Cheysuli and gemini says:

    Happy Birthday Ruis!!!

  20. Cat with a garden says:

    Hi Ruis! Happy Birthday to you!
    We were at your surprise party over at the Cat Realm and really enjoyed ourselves. Great party!
    Purrs, Siena & Chilli

  21. Asta says:


    You look smashing.I’m so glad to be thewe to shawe youw happy pawty..youw Karl suwe knows how to plan a gweat pawty
    can I get you a dwink???
    hewe’s a smoochie kiss fow you

  22. Sassy Kat says:

    Now I can get, as the humans like to say, the cat out of the bag!!!


    So great to see you at Karl’s what a party, what a party. I hope you like all of the wonderful gifts you got and wasn’t the entertainment too much fun!!!!!!!
    Nice that you two are going to try and get some alone time, ha, ha, ha. We will see about that!!!!!
    Got to run, have to get back to the action at Karl’s.

  23. Cory says:

    Happy Birthday Ruis…loved your party. Have a great day!

  24. Mickey says:

    HAPPY BIRTHDAY RUIS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Let's have some fun!!!!!!!! 🙂
    Purrs Mickey,Georgia & Tillie

  25. The Island Cats says:

    Happy Birthday, Ruis!!!

  26. Alasandra says:

    Happy Birthday Ruis. ~Socks, Scylla & Charybdis

  27. Cat Naps in Italy says:

    Dearest Ruis,
    HAPPY BELATED BIRTHDAY! I hope you had a day that was filled with fun, love, and laughter!

    And speaking of fun, love and laughter….

    Your Bestest Man

  28. Skeeter, LC, and Ayla says:

    Happy Birfday, Ruis!!!

  29. The Cat Realm says:

    Hello my dear In-Laws!
    We are ready to go. You can take Ruis on that little “country-side trip” now……

  30. Sassy Kat says:

    Happy early Thanksgiving to you and your family!

  31. Sassy Kat says:

    Big day at Little Productions regarding CCSI hope you stop by.

  32. The Cat Realm says:

    Hello In-Laws!
    We, The Cat Realm, gave all of you In-Laws of our Karl an award.
    We miss you………
    Mrs. OZ, Tintin and Karl

  33. Beethoven says:

    You’re invited over on Saturday! Here’s the invitation!

  34. Cat Naps in Italy says:

    Just wanted to come by to give you all a big hug and nice big kitty kiss. I think of you often and hope that you and your staff are doing okay.

    Much love Italy,
    Opus and his human

  35. meemsnyc says:

    Peace to you!

  36. Travis says:

    Peace to you and yours.

  37. FickleMinded says:

    sending PEACE from my blog to yours. . .

  38. Mimi Lenox says:

    I also received another peace globe from you with the two of you in sunglasses…!

  39. Mimi Lenox says:

    Gorgeous!! I will proudly add it to the gallery. Thank you for blogging for peace.

    Peace to you and yours,

  40. The Cat Realm says:


    Mrs. OZ here. That was Karl up there, fainting when he saw this most beautiful peace globe.
    Don’t worry – he’s fine, just ‘baenged’ his head a little when he fell, hohohohohoho.

    Peace to you, my In-Laws, we have hope again after Tuesday!!!

    Mrs. OZ and Tintin

  41. ZOOLATRY says:

    To you and yours, peace now and always.

  42. Sassy Kat says:

    Hoping, wishing, and praying for world peace!
    What a beautiful photo of you, I must have a copy!!

  43. cyclone cats! says:

    Peace, purrs and love from Iowa to all of you!

  44. Luna says:

    Lovely picture!

    Peace and purrs to you!

  45. Daisy says:

    Peace to you!

  46. Cheysuli and gemini says:

    Purrs and peace to you. You look gorgeous.