After Otitis the cat lost his hearing due to cysts in his ears, his adoption agency was certain that the senior cat citizen would have a tough time finding a forever home. Luckily for Otitis, they delightfully wrong. Molly Lichtenwalner, a grad student who had had previous experience looking after a deaf puppy, seemed prime to give Otitis the happy retirement he deserved. And as it turns out, she need Otitis more than he needed her.
“I was having severe anxiety as a result of a car accident… I decided it was time for me to adopt an animal to help with my anxiety, because nothing helped me more than snuggling some furry friends.”