Brainstorming: Dash, other special animals should be cherished for the joy they bring | Opinion

This week Dash has been sick. She is coughing and sneezing, and her little eye is infected. I’ve been worried sick.

I am not used to having a sick cat. Sure I have had cats that sneezed now and then or coughed occasionally. I have also had cats with eye infections but I have never encountered all three symptoms at once, and in my precious little kitten – I can’t handle it.

Dash is about a five-month-old calico. Like all our cats, she just showed up one day. Early one morning, I got up because I couldn’t sleep and was watching television when I heard a cry coming from outside. It wasn’t Miss Kitty, Ashes, or even Suder. This meow was from an unfamiliar feline and a little one too. I went outside and looked around, but I could not find her. A few days later, I heard the sound

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Brainstorming: Dash, and other special animals should be cherished for the joy they bring | Opinion

This week Dash has been sick. She is coughing and sneezing, and her little eye is infected. I’ve been worried sick.

I am not used to having a sick cat. Sure I have had cats that sneezed now and then or coughed occasionally. I have also had cats with eye infections but I have never encountered all three symptoms at once, and in my precious little kitten – I can’t handle it.

Dash is about a five-month-old calico. Like all our cats, she just showed up one day. Early one morning, I got up because I couldn’t sleep and was watching television when I heard a cry coming from outside. It wasn’t Miss Kitty, Ashes, or even Suder. This meow was from an unfamiliar feline and a little one too. I went outside and looked around, but I could not find her. A few days later, I heard the sound

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