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rbernholtz

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I had one of 7 eight week old kittens start flailing around on the floor today. He appeared unable to breathe.  I had just fed the kittens, so I thought he might be choking. I reached into the back of his throat but didn't feel anything. He started turning blue, so I tried the himlich maneuver, but nothing came out and he started turning blue. I started CPR, doing chest compressions then breaths. Air was going in for awhile, but blood and foam started coming out of his nose, and he passed away. It was horrible. Do you know what could have possibly happened? I'm so devastated.



Hey everyone,

Long-time reader, first time poster here. Looking for some support and advice from fellow cat-lovers.

Last night, my cat Sora (1 1/2 yr old orange tabby) came crying and nursing his left-front leg. It looked like his leg was broken, so I took him to the emergency 24-hour animal hospital, where they took x-rays and determined that someone shot him with a BB gun! This resulted in a fractured bone (see x-rays below). Because they're an emergency vet, they didn't have the right materials to fix him up completely, so they put a temporary splint and some bandages on him and recommended that I bring him to the real vet on Monday.



The emergency vet bill came out to $1000 dollars when all was said and done, and the doctor said the vet on Monday would cost anywhere from $400 to $1000, for a potential grand-total of $2000. I'm on a very tight budget, so this is way more than I can afford, but I really have no option.

I'm trying to work out a payment plan to pay this over time, and my friend suggested I run a GoFundMe campaign to try and get some donations to help pay the bills (link here: https://www.gofundme.com/mycatsora - any contributions, however small, are very much appreciated).

I'm on here seeing if anyone has been in a similar situation with their cat, or if anyone has advice on how to handle this, and of course any kind words are much appreciated.

This all just happened so fast and is very stressful. I can't believe someone would be so cruel as to shoot an innocent cat with a BB gun, but there's nothing I can really do about it now.




Hey everyone, Long-time reader, first time poster here. Looking for some support and advice from fellow cat-lovers. Last night, my cat Sora (1 1/2 yr old orange tabby) came crying and nursing his left-front leg. It looked like his leg was broken, so I took him to the emergency 24-hour animal hospital, where they took x-rays and determined that someone shot him with a BB gun! This resulted in a fractured bone (see x-rays below). Because they're an emergency vet, they didn't have the right materials to fix him up completely, so they put a temporary splint and some bandages on him and recommended that I bring him to the real vet on Monday. The emergency vet bill came out to $1000 dollars when all was said and done, and the doctor said the vet on Monday would cost anywhere from $400 to $1000, for a potential grand-total of $2000. I'm on a very tight budget, so this is way more than I can afford, but I really have no option. I'm trying to work out a payment plan to pay this over time, and my friend suggested I run a GoFundMe campaign to try and get some donations to help pay the bills (link here: https://www.gofundme.com/mycatsora - any contributions, however small, are very much appreciated). I'm on here seeing if anyone has been in a similar situation with their cat, or if anyone has advice on how to handle this, and of course any kind words are much appreciated. This all just happened so fast and is very stressful. I can't believe someone would be so cruel as to shoot an innocent cat with a BB gun, but there's nothing I can really do about it now.

Gone for a couple minutes for a 1 block ride to the store came back,cat's neck was twisted up it was lying on the ground dead,I think it had a seizure.

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bears0220

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1157202917679766

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She is sick and needs your prayers

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1157202917679766

In Dogs

My fancy face has got sick on me she's 8 years old she is such a good baby and she is so loved she's like my child 

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1157202917679766

In Dogs


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1157202917679766

In Dogs

My fancy face has got sick on me she's 8 years old she is such a good baby and she is so loved she's like my child 

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