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Cat shot with arrow has emergency surgery


Last updated 5/18/2018 at 11:29pm

PERRIS – A 2-year-old cat who was shot straight through the body with an arrow in Perris received an emergency operation at a Riverside County animal shelter Friday, May 18 and appears to be on the road to recovery.

“He was alert, vocal and in pain,'' said Dr. Sara Strongin, who performed the surgery at the San Jacinto Valley Animal Campus. “The arrow entered in his left shoulder and traveled through his muscles and exited in his lower chest area, near his sternum. The question now is whether there is any internal damage that we cannot see.''

According to county Department of A...

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