16 May '18, 3pm

Sick Tiong Bahru cat rallies residents to crowdfund over S$20,000 for its treatment over the years

A Tiong Bahru community cat named Bob is rallying humans living in close proximity to it to raise funds for its health treatment. Advertisement Bob the community cat first surfaced at Eng Hoon Street in Tiong Bahru around 2009, and eventually became well-loved by residents for its feline charms and catty countenance. “He’s been a very good mascot for the street to bring people together,” said resident Kelvin Ang. Advertisement Fell sick Bob is now twelve years old, which is approximately 64 in human years. And for the past eight years, he has been suffering from a chronic bladder condition which requires regular vet check-ups. He also needs daily medication, as well as hydration via a drip, which a small team of Tiong Bahru residents take turns to administer for him. Due to his condition, he is also sometimes warded at the vet. Currently, according to The New Paper , there...

Full article: https://mothership.sg/2018/05/tiong-bahru-crowdfunding-st...

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