Meet Easter, the "extraordinarily optimistic kitten."
For this tiny feline, things had to get worse before they got better.
Easter the kitten was born in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia after someone dumped her pregnant mother there.
A kind woman allowed Easter's family to live in her yard, and had them spayed and neutered.
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Easter was still free to roam where she pleased — and disappeared with one of her siblings for a while. When she returned, she had a bad eye infection.
The woman with the yard was unable to pay for Easter's much-needed surgery, so another woman stepped in. She had experience in animal rescue and rehabilitation, and enough room on her farm to welcome Easter to her brood.
The woman helped Easter get the surgery she needed — and it went horribly wrong.
"We raised money for her eye surgery in a day or two and she was taken in immediately to a local vet who will remain unnamed but did a veryRead More »from Easter the one-eyed kitten quickly using up her nine lives