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2 cats with a neurological disease spend a year at the shelter and form a tender bond

In 2021, a shelter in Alaska took in a cat and a cat with a neurological disorder. The 2 inseparable have been hoping for a loving family to adopt them.

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The volunteers ofAnchorage Animal Care and Control will definitely never forget arthur and Aggie. When they arrived, the 2 felines were suffering from a neurological disease affecting their gait. They walked with a slightly unsteady step.

A few weeks later, the female suffered complications and was losing weight. For her good, the volunteers have decided to hand her over to their colleagues in the association. Mojo’s Hope, better prepared to handle this special case. Of course, given his deep attachment to the male, he went with her.

Illustration of the article: 2 cats with a neurological disease spend a year at the shelter and form a tender bond

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Arthur and Aggie were pampered by the volunteers

The famous neurological disorder of which the duo is victim, is known under the name of cerebellar hypoplasia. This disease affects the part of the brain that controls motor skills and the coordination of movements. Fortunately, it comes in a moderate form in the 2 cats.

Illustration of the article: 2 cats with a neurological disease spend a year at the shelter and form a tender bond

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They can walk, climb (under supervision), use the litter box and playhas explained Shannon Basnerfounder of Mojo’s Hopeat lovemeow, their litter boxes are customized with high sides and a flat front opening. »

Their benefactors did everything possible to improve their quality of life, but what they missed most was having a family…

Illustration of the article: 2 cats with a neurological disease spend a year at the shelter and form a tender bond

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Good news !

Although they were extremely affectionate towards the visitors of the refuge, arthur and Aggie saw the months go by without any application for adoption appearing. But as they say: In life, you should never lose hope. »

Illustration of the article: 2 cats with a neurological disease spend a year at the shelter and form a tender bond

© Mojo’s Hope

Almost a year after their arrival, the 2 hairballs caught the eye of a woman! The latter, totally under the spell, offered to open the doors of her house and her heart to them. On February 10, 2022, arthur and Aggie set foot in their new home. A home filled with good humor and love!

These 2 felines, united by a unique bond, will continue to live with each other until their last breath. Inseparable to the end!

Illustration of the article: 2 cats with a neurological disease spend a year at the shelter and form a tender bond

© Mojo’s Hope

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