The Things We Do for Love: "Our Cat Wears a Diaper"

A Worthwhile Sacrifice

Dewey checks Cokie’s diaper every hour and swaps it for a clean one whenever it’s soiled.

The couple no longer takes vacations together because Cokie won’t allow anyone else to put the diaper on him. “And we’re not leaving him in the bathroom the whole time we’re gone!” Dewey says.

Despite all the fuss, the diaper doesn’t seem to bother Cokie. “He’s a happy boy,” Dewey says. “And if we have to do extra work to keep him around, then we will absolutely do it.”


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