Snickers. The cat no one wanted.

 

Snickers | A whole host of crazy | Always engaging, always fun.

|First Sight: Whether a person, a pet, an object, or a place, write about something or someone you connected with from the very first second.|

She came to me as a foster pet, December of 2008, through Feline Friends Dubai, an organisation that takes in and re-homes stray cats. The volunteer she was temporarily staying with was traveling out of Dubai over Christmas.

She was discovered on the streets of Dubai, a small straggly kitten, with no tail, a broken leg and an attitude so fierce you could only but wonder what cruelty she endured as an abandoned baby before being rescued. No one wanted her at the adoption drives; tiny with huge green eyes peering from her travel box, attracting all the attention at first and subsequently hissing everyone away.  Continue reading