Liffey has been my cat for 12 yrs. I adopted her from a shelter in Council Bluffs while I was still in college. She has been a perfect little companion to me, however, she brings challenges too. She is a perfectly kind house cat in regards to our close family. She is kind and warm to our little children, tolerates our shih tzu, and is happy when we are home. However, she has always been fickle ...