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14-week-old kitten needs emergency surgery after animal attack

14-week-old kitten needs emergency surgery after animal attack

Published by Sarah Yeoman at 7:00am 1st January 2020. (Updated at 8:54am 1st January 2020)

WARNING: This article contains graphic photos that you may find upsetting

An urgent appeal has gone out to help a 14-week-old kitten who was attacked in Cornwall.

Little Tango was brought into Clay County Cat Care, near St Austell, with his brother Cash.

Their litter had been attacked by what vets think was a weasel or fox. Sadly three of their siblings were killed in the attack.

Tango suffered substantial damage to his eye when he arrived and he has been under treatment since. 

The rescue centre is now trying to raise money to fund his emergency surgery.

Tango the kitten
Tango needs urgent surgery to help fix his eye after being attacked by a weasel or fox

"We have worked to try and save his eye but sadly now he is in pain and his eye needs to be removed ASAP. 

"The damage has also caused a head tilt which we are hoping will resolve after surgery. 

"Over the Christmas period Tango has been at Rock View along with four other emergencies that all need treatment costing over £2,000.

"We understand that with Christmas money is a little tight so if everyone on our page was to donate £1 it would easily cover the surgery Tango requires."

Clay County Cat Care

attacked kittens
Tango's litter were attacked. Sadly three of his siblings were killed.

How to donate:

Phone - If you are able to donate towards Tango's vet bill please call Rock View Vets on 01726890887

PayPal - makeadifference@claycountycatcare.com and click friends and family then PayPal will not take a cut from your donation

Bank - Clay County Cat Care, account number: 46240667, sort code: 544112

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