Issa is a 6-year-old American curl weighing in at a hefty 5 kilograms. She’s new to ARK and was given up because her former owners found it hard to cope with being in a new country, not speaking the language and having a new baby.

Issa had been with her pal for 6 years before he got married, but she was in no way to blame for getting the boot. Still, she’s the one left suffering the consequences of that decision. Staff says she may have experienced it as a betrayal and, naturally, is feeling a bit of strain.

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