Rescued Puma Gets To Live Like A Spoiled House Cat

We’ve heard about all kinds of weird house pets: snakes, tarantulas, foxes…the list goes on and on. But this is a new one. Messi (named after the famous footballer) suffered from serious health issues, and therefore couldn’t be taken in at any local zoos or sanctuaries. He was even almost put to sleep. Luckily for him, a lovely couple took him into their home, and now Messi is truly living his best life.

 

A New View Of Life

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Aleksandr and Mariya Dmitriev are a special couple who found room for Messi in lives and in their apartment in Penza, Russia,

 

Just Playing Around

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Thankfully, Messi was spared a terrible fate when his new human family found him and nursed him back to health.

 

Family Matters

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Interestingly, Messi and the couple’s house cat, Kira, do not get along. Sibling rivalry, perhaps?

 

A Forever Home

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This photo is proof that families truly come in all shapes and sizes.