On January 9, 2015, a woman named Melissa found a cat that was in horrible condition, lying at the edge of a highway in Belize. He had a smashed jaw and dried up blood and pus all over his face from an infection. He couldn’t keep his mouth closed or his tongue from hanging out and he had bone poking through his gums.
The vet thought the cat should be put down, but the woman who found him knew he had the will to live and be loved. He purred the whole car ride, as if he knew he was being rescued.