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CSRA Humane Society: Purina & Amazon Treats for the Holidays Grant Report

How did this grant help your organization and the pets in your care?

The treats were used to give our shelter cats something fun to eat.

We typically don't buy treats for our shelter pets. Having the treats provided for our cats gave them something out of the usual to eat.

How many pets did this grant help?

125

Please provide a story of one or more specific pets this grant helped.

Charlie is a special-needs cat. He has FIV and feline leukemia, and he has a sore mouth. We encourage him to eat canned food every shift. We decided to see if he could eat the treats, given his mouth condition. He loves them! All we have to do is shake the canister and he perks up and goes to a spot to get his treats. From his Petfinder profile: “Charlie is a sweet, affectionate cat. He has both feline leukemia and FIV, and should not be around cats who are not also positive. He is playful and healthy, and he loves to give kisses.” Meet Charlie: https://www.petfinder.com/petdetail/26668402

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