Amelia came to HHR in 2012 with 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 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.
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 came to our shelter when her owner passed away. She was spayed and released 2006.and adopted by her caretaker. Grey 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 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 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.
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 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 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 came to HHR as a stray. He suffers from esplisey. which is controlled by phenobarbail 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 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 heathy 12-13. Lincoln is between 12-13 years old.
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 a weekly. Cameron is about 10 years old.
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 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