Posts Tagged “disabled cat”

Shelter Director gives wheels and home to cat with damaged spinal cord

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Shelter Director gives wheels and home to cat with damaged spinal cord

Abused, disfigured and abandoned, Emerson the cat had a rough start in life.   His injuries left him unable to use his rear legs, unable to urinate and difficulty eating and drinking on his own. In most shelters around the country this would mean a death sentence, but not at the  Houlton Humane Society where he…

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Googly Sally-A Sweet Kitty Whose Imperfection is Her Charm

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Googly Sally-A Sweet Kitty Whose Imperfection is Her Charm

By Robert Paul Hudson Sally has one “lazy” eye and a few missing teeth. When she was surrendered to Lollypop Farm, the Humane Society in Rochester, NY she immediately captured everyone’s heart with her lovable personality. Sally, 7 years old now, is quite healthy despite having an unusual eye. “Our veterinarians do not believe her eye will require medications…

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Mercury the Cat: survived tragedy and living a full life

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Mercury the Cat: survived tragedy and living a full life

Mercury was found when he was about 4 days old (just over 5 ounces in weight, and eyes still shut, born about September 3rd/4th 2013), and we believe he was hit with a weed whacker since people in the neighbourhood had been doing yard work in tall grass shortly before he was found. He was…

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Meow Monday: The Story of Anakin the Two Legged Cat

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Meow Monday: The Story of Anakin the Two Legged Cat

In May of 2012, Carrie Hawks found a feral kitten she named Anakin that would forever change her life. Anakin is unique for most cats: he was born with only two front legs and no pelvis. Carrie was feeding a small group of feral cats at her Father’s business when she was surprised to see…

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