Blind Cat Rescue gets $10K donation from author
A New York Times-bestselling author is making a $10,000 donation to a Robeson County animal rescue devoted solely to blind cats.Posted — Updated
Blind Cat Rescue is one of only two shelters in the country that provide a permanent home specifically for blind cats.
"Gwen has become such a strong national advocate for the plight of 'special needs' pets everywhere," shelter director Alana Miller said in a statement. "We've heard from so many people who've chosen to bring a blind cat into their heart and home because of Gwen's book."
"Homer's Odyssey" tells about Cooper's eyeless, three-pound cat who was trapped in an apartment near the World Trade Center after Sept. 11, 2001, attacks and once scared off an intruder who broke into her home.