Kittens injured after being hit by weed wacker

Kittens severely injured after being hit with a weed wacker

A litter of kittens is recovering from severe injuries resulting from being accidentally hit with a weed wacker in Charleston, South Carolina. The Charleston Animal Society has stated that a landscaping company brought four kittens in after they were accidentally injured by a worker who did not see them in tall grass.

According to the animal welfare agency, all of the kittens suffered lacerations to their faces and paws and two of them have broken legs. One of the kittens may not survive because the injuries are so severe.

On Friday, the shelter updated Facebook followers about the kittens:

The three kittens who suffered lacerations and were eating pretty well went into a foster home together! Their recovery is still guarded. They are only between two and three weeks old. The fourth baby is here in our care with our Veterinary services manager! 

Donations for the kittens’ care can be made to the shelter’s Facebook page, or directly to the shelter’s website.

Tiny kitten faced a weed eater and barely survived!

Good Morning Facebook Fans of Charleston Animal Society! Just wanted to give you an update on the four tiny kittens who were accidentally hit by a weed eater This week! The three kittens who suffered lacerations and were eating pretty well went into a foster home together! Their recovery is still guarded. They are only between two and three weeks old. The fourth baby is here in our care with our Veterinary services manager! She is equipped to care for critically injured animals and is taking this kitten she nicknamed Troybuilt! All the kittens are named after weedeaters!!!This tiny baby suffered lacerations across his face and legs and may possibly face surgery to remove his broken leg. It is literally mangled!

Posted by Charleston Animal Society on Friday, August 23, 2019

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