Whilst we were slumbering in the warmth of the Castle, these two rats with furry tails were marauding in the snows beyond the Catio.
Look at him - asking for the birdies to swing the seed dispenser and rain down food on his tufty ears!
Oh please, please do come closer.
Okay, it wouldn't matter as the Catio access is restricted. The door is only opened when Äiti is home and free access will only happen in warmer weather. To be honest, most of us are staying indoors anyway. Ruska is the bravest, and Äiti thinks he was responsible for the frozen half-mousie on the Catio.