Interviews With Cats: Esteban the Snaggle-Toothed Cutie & Co.
Today's Interviews With Cats is with a floofy, snaggle-toothed charmer named Esteban Cat - you may follow him on Instagram where he and his brothers have over 20K followers - or you may just be meeting them for the first time here! Either way, this is a kitty clan with lots of 'tude. Read on for more!
Q: Tell us about yourself! Name, nickname, age, city, siblings, etc.
A: Hi, my name is Esteban also known as Este or Estebonkers; I am 8 years old and live with my two brothers, Quinn and Nigel in Upstate NY.
Q: Is there a special story behind your name?
A: I was named after the movie The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou. Specifically, the scene where Bill Murray yelled “Esteban was Eaten!!”
Q: What’s the most exciting thing that’s ever happened to you?
A: I’m an outdoorsman, so anytime I can go outside with mom is the most exciting.
Q: Tell us about a time you got in trouble with your meowmy:
A: I must confess, I like to chase my older brother, Quinn around the house and he does not like it at all, and yet, I can’t stop doing it.
Q: Tell us about your best day ever:
A: Best day ever was when I explored the woods on our property for the first time. There was so much to see and taste.
Q: What’s your favorite treat?
Q: What’s your favorite holiday and why?
A: Any holiday I can dress up for is my favorite, but if I had to choose one, then it would Cinco De Mayo! ... Because I can show off my prized Sombrero.
Q: What do you want to be when you grow up?
A: I hope I can continue to live the life I’m living now….It’s a pretty awesome life.
Q: What’s your favorite toy and why?
A: There’s nothing better than enjoying a fine Catnip Cigar by the fire.
Q: Do you have any special talents you’d like to share?
A: When I am on my outside adventures, I don’t need a leash; I follow and listen to my mom.
Q: What do you do that annoys your parents?
A: I sing the song of my people in the wee hours of the night.
Q: What’s your favorite color?
A: Blue to match my eyes!
Q: Do you have a best friend? If so, who?
A: My brothers Quinn and Nigel are my best friends. I have also made so many great friends through Instagram; some of my closer pals are @chesterthemagnificent, @chunkyfonzandhitch [who were recently featured in their own Interviews With Cats - read here!], @glamboyz, and @yanksgal23.
Q: Do you have a favorite pastime?
A: I love to lie in the sun and chew on the sweet tasty grass.
Q: Anything else you’d like to share?
A: As rugged as I may seem, I have an inner diva who truly loves to wear clothes. I have my own dresser filled with hats and outfits. When I am ready to go outside, I will follow my mom to my dresser and will look up at her waiting for her to dress me.
Image Credits: All photos courtesy of Marissa, Hoomin who resides over Esteban & Co.