Championing for Fozzie: A Special Cat in Need of a Forever Home

Fozzie’s story is one that touches the heart. This one-year-old neutered male cat came into our care last year, carrying a secret within his tiny chest—a loud heart murmur that led to a discovery of severe heart conditions, including hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and mitral valve dysplasia. Despite these challenges, Fozzie has shown incredible resilience. Fozzie is on medication to manage his condition, he has faced disease progression with courage. Currently residing in a temporary foster home, Fozzie’s spirit remains unbroken. He’s a playful, loving cat who dreams of finding a permanent family.

Fozzie’s journey is far from over. His heart condition requires ongoing medication and veterinary care, classifying his adoption as hospice. But don’t let that deter you. Fozzie is a testament to the joy and companionship pets bring into our lives, even amidst trials. He seeks a calm, loving home that can offer him indoor adventures and the comfort of choosing his own pace.

If you have room in your heart and home for a cat with a big heart (figuratively speaking), consider giving Fozzie the forever family he deserves. Embrace the chance to make a profound difference in this special cat’s life, and let Fozzie fill your days with love, and the unique bond only a pet like him can provide.

Be his happy ending, find more information about Fozzie here. You can reach our Foster Care Coordinator who is happy to chat about Fozzie or if you have questions about volunteering through providing foster care:

STAR Fund provides care to special medical needs companion animals like Fozzie

Sign up for our second annual Benson’s Place Bottle Babies Brunch & Learn in April. Two dates with limited seating are available to learn more about fostering and caring for neonatal kittens, as kitten season is upon us– 4/13 and 4/14  This learning opportunity is brought to you by Spokane Humane Society’s Clinic Coordinator Maria Burton, and Foster Care Coordinator Amanda Smith. This event is free, but we encourage community support with sending gifts from our Amazon Kitten Shower Wishlist, or by donating today. Thank you!