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Truffles the Frank Lloyd Wright Cat

Chuck, a Protection Services officer at Crystal Bridges, holds Truffles, an orange cat

Chuck, a Guest Services specialist at Crystal Bridges, holds Truffles

This is a super short post, but adorable.


Meet Truffles.  Truffles has been hanging around the Frank Lloyd Wright house at Crystal Bridges for some time now. He greets visitors, lounges on the sidewalk, explores the garden beds… in short, he seems quite at home.


Truffles the Frank Lloyd Wright cat. An orange cat lies on the sidewalk outside the Frank Lloyd Wright house at Crystal Bridges

Truffles the Frank Lloyd Wright cat.

Truffles wears a collar with his name and a phone number.  Apparently various members of our museum staff have called it in the past, concerned that Truffles was lost. I learned that when a new Museum Protection Services staff member called it recently, the owners’ outgoing voice mail message says “If this is Crystal Bridges, don’t worry, Truffles knows to come home.”


Update:  Truffles seems to have a taste for fine architecture.  He has also been seen hanging out at the Fly’s Eye Dome:




Linda DeBerry
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