Halfway Home Lifers

Amelia

Amelia came to HHR in 2012 with her newborn kittens and a prolapsed rectum. She had extensive surgery to repair her intestines and save her life. Amelia is about 6-7 years old.

 

DiDi

DiDi came to HHR after being kicked out of 2 local rescues. She was a barn cat for many years, but has since “retired” and joined HHR Lifers. DiDi is approximately 14 years old.

 

Elania

Elaina was surrendered to our shelter when her drug addicted owners could not care for her properly. She is deaf and hyperthyroid, which requires medications twice daily. Elaina is about 10-12 years old.

Grey

Grey came to our shelter when her owner passed away. She was spayed and released 2006 and adopted by her caretaker. Grey had entropian eye surgery in 2016. She also has a cleft palate and is in renal failure. We are managing her condition with a special diet and medication as needed.

Kevin

Kevin came to our shelter from Waterbury, he was found in a cardboard box (with 4 other kitties). Kevin has Ventricular Septal Defect. Explained as a hole in his heart. He takes cardiac medication daily.Kevin is about 8 years old.

lonnie

Lonnie was abandoned at our shelter when his owners moved away. He had squamous cell carcinoma removed from his right lower eyelid. Leaving his eyelid deformed and resulting in dry eye. Lonnie takes medication daily for his dry eye, While the cancer may come back, Lonnie has been in remission for over a year now! Lonnie is about 15 years old.

Miracle

Miracle came to our shelter when her owners had another baby. She was up for adoption for many months,  but stress weighed in on her tiny body. Miracle  is 10 years old and has chronic pancreatitis which requires a special diet and medication as needed,

Mr Peter

Mr Peter came to our shelter as an owner surrender. He has idiopathic heart murmur. At this time no medications are required, He also had a mass removed off of his right front leg. The mass was benign but has a great potential of returning, hence welcoming Mr Peter to the HHR Lifers. Mr. Peter is about 13 years old/

Silas

Silas came to HHR from Henry County Animal Control in Georgia. He has hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and require daily medications to mange his condition.Silas is about 4 years old.

Tulip

Tulip came to HHR in 2006 from a housing project in New Haven. She was terribly abused- her ears and tail were cut off with a pair of scissors. Tulip is a nervous wreck but fine when approached gently. She has no teeth and is about 17 years old.

 

 

Bowie

Bowie came to HHR from Gaston County Animal Control in North Carolina. He has obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and require heart medication twice daily. He also suffers from stomatitis, an autoimmune condition easily described as an allergic reaction to tooth plaque. Because of his heart condition, Bowie is not a candidate for surgery to remove his teeth. His condition is managed appropriately by our vet. Bowie is about 8-9 years old.

Dion

Dion came to our shelter as a stray. He has obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. He also suffers from stomatitis, an autoimmune condition easiest described as an allergic reaction to tooth plaque. Because of his heart condition, Dion is not a candidate for surgery to remove his teeth. His condition is managed appropriately by out vet. Dion is also FIV+ and a cancer patient. Dion is about 10 years old.

 

Eli
Eli came to our shelter from Gordon County Animal Control in Georgia. He is about 8-10 years old  and is a cancer patient. Eli has squamous cell carcinoma  in his nasal passages, hence the scabby nose. Because his condition was so advanced when he arrived here, our vet is using pain management to treat him.

Handsome

Handsome came to HHR as a stray. He suffers from epilepsy. which is controlled by phenobarbital twice daily. He also suffer from a mild case of stomatitis, an autoimmune condition described as an allergic reaction to tooth plaque. Due to his seizure disorder, Handsome is not a candidate for surgery to remove his teeth. Handsome’s condition is managed by a low dose of steroids as needed

Lincoln

Lincoln came to our shelter from Baldwin County Animal Control in Georgia. When first rescued, he was a mere 6 lbs. With proper vet care and lots of TLC. Lincoln is now  a healthy 12-13. Lincoln is between 12-13 years old.

Maggie

Maggie came to HHR when her owner became homeless. She was up for adoption for many months, but she can be a bit fresh and scared away her potential adopters. Maggie is about 8-9 years old.

Quincy

Quincy came to our shelter from Bridgeport Animal Conrol. He was adopted and returned when his owner passed away, Quincy can be a bit fresh and bit when over simulated, His fresh behavior is why his is a HHR Lifer. Quincy is about 8 years old.

Smokey

Smokey came to our shelter when his owner passed away of lung cancer. He has serve asthma and take Flovent inhalers twice daily.  Smokey is about 14 years.

 

Cameron

Cameron came to HHR from Douglas County Animal Control in Georgia. He has a crooked jaw which is likely a result of abuse or being hit by a car. Cameron is FIV+ and has intestinal cancer.  He receives chemotherapy twice weekly. Cameron is about 10 years old.

 

Edward

Edward was abandon at a local vet hospital. He is about 10-12 years old and has chronic pancreatitis condition that require a special diet  and medications as needed.

Farrah

Farrah came to our shelter as a stray. She was having difficulty breathing upon arrival and after a multitude of tests, she was diagnosed with having a serve case of asthma. Farrah’s condition is managed  with a Flovent inhaler twice daily. Farrah is about 6 years old

Jake

Jake came to HHR in 2013, when his owners of 15 year abandoned him. He suffers from chronic upper respiratory infections due to his lack of medical care most of his life. Jake is 19 years old.

Little Black Kitty

Little Black Kitty (aka Kitt) came to our shelter after being trapped in a yard with a dog. She is semi-feral but resides her at HHR since she was rescued. Kitt is between 8-9 years old.

milo

Milo came to HHR after being abandoned at a local vet hospital. He has hypertrophic cardiomyopathy  and requires daily medication. He also suffers from chronic ear infections, which are treated as needed. Milo is between 12-13 years old.

Mr Chow

Mr Chow came to HHR from Bridgeport Animal Control after being hog-tied with electrical wire. He was up for adoption for many months, but can be a bit fresh, frightening all his potential adopters. Mr Chow is about 12 years old.

Rachel

Rachel came to our rescue farm in 2010. She is semi feral. Rachel suffers from chronic upper respiratory infection which are managed by our vet. Rachel is about 8-9 years old.

Tilly

Tilly was abandoned at our rescue farm in 2012. She is skittish but likes to be pet when approached gently. She approximately 5-6 years.

Veron

Veron came to HHR as a stray. He suffers from mega-colon  and requires expensive medication twice daily to regulated his bowel. Veron is about 6 years old.