A garbage collector in Oregon rеscuеd a kitten that had been put upside down in a trash container and was coated with spray foam.
On May 3, the Hillsboro Garbage Disposal driver was using a hydraulic arm to empty the container when he heard whining.
‘Upon closer examination, he discovered a little cat encased in spray foam hanging upside down from its rear legs,’ according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.
The eight-week-old kitten was discovered in a trash can that had been suffocated by stiff smothering spray foam. ‘It couldn’t have been there for very long, or he would have suffocated; the head, face, and legs were all covered, and he couldn’t move them.’
The kitten is being cared for at the Bonnie L. Hays Small Animal Shelter of Washington County Animal Services and is anticipated to make a full recovery.
The perpetrators of this heinous act of animal cruelty are being investigated by the police.
The animal shelter took the sad kitten in until she could find a good home and be surrounded by warmth and security, after bringing her to the vet and naming her Grundgetta. Meanwhile, they looked into the situation and sought to figure out who might have done such a terrible thing to the innocent kitty.
“She was innocent and nice, and she didn’t deserve to be tormented likе that.” “I’m pleased she’s well and safe,” says the author.
“I was just trying to do the right thing by making sure the cat was safe and getting the treatment she needed,” he explained.
And, without a doubt, the cat is now in good care!
Because the garbage can was at a property with numerous apartments and many people ‘coming and going,’ they stated it’s unclear who is to blame.
They are analyzing a container of spray foam recovered on the site for fingerprints, but they are convinced that it was done on purpose.
‘If the cat’s carer is cleared of suspicion, the kitten will most likеly be reunited with them,’ the animal sanctuary told DailyMail.com.
‘If the Sheriff’s Office concludes that this is not the case, they will collaborate with us on the kitten’s future steps.’
Hillsboro tireless work has made the kitten feel fantastic. She is 3-4 weeks old, full of affection and likеs to be the center of attention. Once it is completely healed the animal shelter can put it for adaptation in a loving home.