Things I Love Thursday – Martha.

I’m vegan because I love animals – where animals include humans – as well as everyone else in the animal kingdom. As a bit of forewarning, this is going to be a sad post. Loving animals isn’t always easy, and often it’s hard, because animals don’t live forever. And I wish this story had a different ending. But so it goes. We started fostering a cat just a bit over 6 months ago. We decided to call her Martha after a cat from JC’s childhood. #Cat transfer from @xfreeshrugsx complete. Here is Martha. I’m hopeful we will have lots of sweet photos to share eventually, but this is the beginning, and I always forget to take a picture of the beginning. Martha has had a tough life. She will not have a tough life with us. & hopefully when she is ready, she will be able to find a lovely forever home. But right now she has a warm house, and lots of beds to choose from, food, and hiding spots. Thank you to @xfreeshrugsx & her friends for caring and rescuing Ms. Martha Housecat out of the middle of icy frozen nowhere. #rescue A photo posted by MeShell (@veganinyourcity) on Nov 20, 2014 at 6:31pm PST We didn’t know much about Martha at first – we knew she was declawed, she had been left alone in a field outside of the city, we knew that she had chewed her way out of the plastic and metal kennel she was…

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