From adversity to acceptance <!--?
Mimi is so young (born September 2010), but life has dealt her a tough hand so far. She lived in a shelter where her medical issues made finding a home a bit difficult: Mimi is both FIV and FeLV positive. She also has a narrowing of the esophagus, called esophageal stricture, which makes it hard for her to swallow. So, she can only eat wet food, and even that needs to be watered down.
In spite of all the adversity in her life, Mimi is a very sweet and mellow cat. She likes to lounge around, but she also likes to walk outside on a leash, and loves to pounce on her wand toy. She gets along fantastically well with other cats, and she spends time playing and sleeping with them.
Mimi knows she's going to have to find a very special home - one with a person or family who will accept her for who she is and love her all the more for all the things that make her so special.
Mimi's story is featured in our Animals with Special Needs section of the website which highlights special needs pets at our Kanab UT sanctuary. Read Mimi's very special story here.
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