PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Buddy the cat, who was attacked by dogs in a suspected case of intentional animal abuse, might be able to be discharged soon. Buddy was alert and exploring his cage, as he heals from surgery at the Pennsylvania SPCA.
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Officers say a 12-year-old and a 17-year-old allowed their dogs to attack Buddy. Both suspects surrendered to police.READ MORE: 2 Montgomery County School Districts To Require Masks Again Due To County's COVID-19 Level
“Initially, we were very cautiously optimistic that he would make a recovery but now we can say that he is in stable condition and just doing so great. Who would have thought?” said Gillian Kocher with the PSPCA.READ MORE: 5-Year-Old Boy Injured In North Philadelphia Shooting, Police Say
Cards and donations have been pouring in for Buddy, who had been living outside at the time of the attack.MORE NEWS: EXCLUSIVE: Teen Pilot Who Landed Plane On Bridge In Ocean City Shares How He Survived New Mexico Plane Crash
He will be discharged to a foster home.