Thursday, September 10, 2015

Found Kitten Update

Just a quick note to tell you all that the cosmic tumblers clicked into place for the kitten yesterday, and a foster appeared as if by magic.  Consensus is that this baby is 3-1/2 to 4 weeks old, and too young to be without mama's milk.  Covered in fleas and mud, the kitten drank about three tablespoons of formula at first go.  The Hubby and I were very worried when the kitten ate no food, but neither of us have any experience with little, little kittens like this guy.  Or girl...I'm sure I'll learn a lot more soon.

I did not sleep last night, thinking of how everything transpired:

1) I drove down a road I rarely take for my morning commute
2) Had a fresh, clean carrier in the trunk
3) Had contacts around Metro Detroit that were galvanized to help out
4) The Hubby pitched in and helped me to help the kitten
5) A surprise foster appeared, when I was sure none would be found for another couple of days or even weeks

Thank you all for your good wishes; I'm sure I'll have updates on the kitten's progress!

P.S. I drove down the same street again today, with my eyes peeled for any mama cat or other kittens running around.  Saw nothing, but I'll continue to eye-ball the area at every chance I get!  Only a mile from my accident in January, and on the same road.  What is the cosmos trying to tell me?

8 comments:

  1. I'm glad a foster was found for the little kitten. Hopefully kitty will warm up to people and make a great house cat.

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  2. YAY !!!!! we iz buzzed happee wee tuxie haz a foster......heerz hopin him all sew findz hiz for everz.....& heerz hopin mom & any siblings iz aye oh kay two ♥♥♥

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  3. It's so great you've found a foster home for the kitten! The kitten is really lucky that you took the road you rarely take :-) I look forward to the updates!

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  4. glad to hear a foster was found. it is so strange to just find kittens in unlikely places...glad you happened to be there

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  5. Whew! The stars are aligned for you (and for the wee kitten)!

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  6. It was meant for you to go down that road. We're glad the kitten is safe and in good hands now.

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