It never occurred to a woman in Alberta, Canada, that a simple act of garbage disposal would have such a significant influence on her life. She was putting out her trash one day when she observed an odd movement inside a backpack that was resting in the rubbish bin. She immediately called 911.
Her concern peaked, she unzipped the backpack to see what she would find inside and was surprised to see a cat in poor health. As soon as she realized the unfortunate cat was wounded and in serious need of help, she phoned Alberta Animal Services, which responded immediately and sent the cat to their facility for medical treatment.
When the veterinarians examined the cat, they soon recognized that it had been subjected to a significant level of mistreatment. When the cat was examined, it was discovered that it had been smothered, which had caused neurological difficulties and blindness. Not only was he blind, but he also had a shattered pelvis and was suffering from malnutrition at the time of the encounter.
It was unclear if the cat would survive after suffering serious head injuries, according to Erica Coomber, director of operations for Alberta Animal Services.
“In the meanwhile, his neurological difficulties are not getting any better,” Coomber said. “What this kitten has gone through is awful, and we hope and pray that we will be able to get him through this and that he will make a complete recovery,” she added.
However, with the assistance of the veterinarians and personnel, he was able to begin to restore his sight. Despite his difficult circumstances, he has already shown that he is a warrior. We are hopeful that he will be able to make a complete recovery with the proper treatment.
Coomber said that despite the abuse he loved everyone and that he sought attention from the animal care facility employees. “As soon as [he] hears or sees the animal nurses, he begins purring and requests hugs.”.
When Hiro’s name was announced, I thought it was ideal because of his unwavering will to win his struggle for life against overwhelming odds. He really is a Hiro of the highest kind. “I believe that all heroes should wear a cape,” the woman who rescued him stated.
Please share the post with your beloved ones on social media, and let’s hope we won’t hear such stories in the future, and every kitten will be safe and in good health.