Born with a neurological condition, Roberta is nonetheless a cat with a communicative cheerfulness. Despite health problems, she quickly integrated into her new family, helped in this by the animals in the house.
A 9-year-old cat named Roberta, who suffers from cerebellar hypoplasia, has a staggering gait. Her illness does not cause her any pain or affect her life expectancy,” says Asa, a volunteer foster mother who opened her home for her.
Kota was entrusted to him by the AWLA (Arlington Animal Welfare League) based in Virginia. It didn’t take long for her to reveal her sweet personality to her owners. “She immediately came up to me, asked me to stroke and began to purr. She even went up to the local dogs to say hello,” says Asa.
Although she is thin and in poor health, she is friendly and affectionate with everyone she meets. Starting with Kona, a dog adopted by Asa, who greeted her in her own way as soon as she arrived. Roberta, she seemed to be delighted, responding to the «kisses» of the dog with affectionate muzzles and purrs.