Mesmer - A Petfinder Happy Tail

Adopted Cat

Adopted from SPCA Miramichi, Miramichi, NB.

I'd like to tell you the story of my girl "Mesmer", An unusual name for an unusual girl. You see, once upon a time, I was a cat foster mom for my local SPCA. Well, one day I got the call I was always happy to receive. I was needed!. Three kittens, found in a pillowcase, that was thrown on the highway needed a place to stay. I was happy, two black and one Tortie arrived. They were so tiny, barely a handful each. I named them "Magic", "Mystic" and "Mesmer". The Vet was certain the runt (Mesmer) would not make it through. Though I already lived with 8 permanent cat residents, I decided to keep her. Give her a good happy life, as long as I could. 4 weeks went by (so quickly) and Magic and Mystic found their forever home with a lovely Lady. Meanwhile Mesmer struggled to keep food down,and weight on. I thought about it, and decided to allow her to meet and meld with my own 8 fur kids. My oldest, a grizzled old grey tom (He was 22 at the time), took to her right away. Picked her up and bought her to cuddle with him in his bed! Then I was witness to a Miracle! Suddenly the kitten's appetite improved, and she blossomed. Now 10 years later Mesmer is the Queen bee of our clan!! Not bad for a cat not expected to survive a month!!!

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