May 22, 2024


From the scars a cat carries, we will piece collectively a visible of the life he will need to have lived. And for a lot of stray cats, it’s simple to see life has been arduous. Mason the cat wears such proof, however his powerful look stands at odds along with his mild and loving coronary heart.

Mason is an enormous silver cat who appears like he can win a throwdown with no drawback. One ear is half gone to the wild whereas the opposite is ruffled with the scars of fights previous. His face bears the identical violent recollections and his physique holds the ache of outdated accidents healed incorrect. He’s a stray cat with a will to outlive, even when ravenous and struggling to breathe.

And that’s how the sick cat got here to the Lost Dog and Cat Rescue Foundation of Church, VA. The rescue contacted foster volunteer Jen, founding father of the Playschool for Wayward Kittens, to assist Mason get again on his paws.


When Jen met Mason, she was anticipating a grimy cat who wanted some cleansing up, however as she informed LoveMeow, “he was greasy, congested, underweight, and timid. He would disguise when he heard us coming and simply peek out till he decided you had been secure. Once he’s made that call although, he’s on you want static cling.”


Time to Finally Relax and Heal

Mason clearly needed to combat and wrestle to outlive and a number of vet journeys have revealed fairly the record of accidents and sickness:

  • Malnourished
  • Upper respiratory an infection
  • Ringworm, which precipitated his fur to come back out in clumps
  • Rotting and damaged enamel that wanted eradicating
  • Swelling in two legs from “an outdated ‘crushing’ harm that healed poorly”
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Because of X-rays and the scars throughout his legs, Jen shared, “The vets surmised that poor Mr. Mason acquired his legs trapped in one thing, however managed to extricate himself and heal.”


He could also be overcoming lots, however his huge, yellow eyes converse of a form spirit. And that’s precisely what’s popping out now that Mason is aware of consolation and security.

“Mason might seem like a scrappy powerful man, however he’s actually a candy, mild, little outdated teddy bear who desires nothing greater than to be cherished and pet.”

In truth, the good-looking chap has determined “pets are just about the best factor ever and he’ll absorb all of the cuddles (together with stomach rubs!) for so long as you’re prepared to dispense them!”


“It is so unhappy to consider what Mason has been via and what a tough and painful life he had earlier than coming to us.”

But because of Jen, Mason can put the previous behind him and revel in life as a pampered home cat, purring himself to sleep with a full stomach!


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