If you’ve ever considered adopting an animal, odds are that you go for the most lovable and the cutest one, right? Well, Otitis is far from that. This sweet 9 year old cat was given up to a shelter after he had to have his ear s and hearing organs removed due to sickness. Deaf and confused, he lived in a shelter for a long time, until an owner who suffered from severe anxiety attacks brought him home as a companion animal.
Both are doing well and they help give each other a good quality of life. They are there for each other when they need a cuddle buddy, and they’ve made some great memories together that help everyone deal with a rough day when they pop up. It just shows you that sometimes all you need is a buddy to help you make your way through the darkness and you can help each other have an enhanced quality of life, much to the relief of both of you. This is one to pass on to friends and family that are in need of some heartwarming stories right about now.
Meet Otitis, the earless cat who was surrendered after his ears got removed because of cysts
The 9-and-a-half-year-old kittie is deaf and was spending his lonely days at a shelter
Molly Lichtenwalner, who suffers from anxiety, fell in love with the neglected cat
She adopted him and now they are inseparable! Otitis helps her deal with stress and panic attacks
“I told myself that when I was ready for a cat, I would only adopt an adult cat with special needs”
Otitis is so grateful to be rescued, the kittie is giving snuggles to his owner all the time…
“He is some times the only thing that can calm me down”
The feline is very curious and likes to know what his owner is up to all the time
Molly says Otitis is her “emotional support animal” who is always by her side
“He’s the best thing I ever did and he definitely rescued me, I didn’t rescue him”