‘My mommy’s boyfriend is mean to me’ - Heartbreaking note left with abandoned kitten
Published 16/10/2015 | 12:29
An adorable kitten was found abandoned in an alleyway alongside a heartbreaking note explaining why she was in need of a new home.
The tiny ginger and white cat was discovered shivering in a cardboard box by a woman out walking noticed her dog.
Curious why he would not leave the box alone, the walker opened the flap and was shocked to find the tiny kitten inside alongside a note in a child’s handwriting.
“My mommy’s boyfriend is mean to me. Desperet for loving home,” it said.
The box was found in the city of Kirkland in Washington State, United States.
The woman immediately scooped up the kitty and took it to the vets, relieved to find out it was in good health.
She then took the cat to Meow Cat Rescue, who in a post on Facebook said the kitten was now being cared for in a foster home.
“The baby is now in a foster home with other kittens of similar age and doing very well.
“We are so happy to have her. We have more questions than answers, but are forever thankful for the bravery of the child who knew the kitten deserved better and the kindness of the woman who saved the kitten.”