Tiong Bahru residents step up care for stray cat

After an accident in 2010, Bob has been suffering from a chronic bladder condition. While a series of operations saved Bob's life, its condition worsened about six months ago. The cost of medical supplies and regular vet check-ups over the next two t
After an accident in 2010, Bob has been suffering from a chronic bladder condition. While a series of operations saved Bob's life, its condition worsened about six months ago. The cost of medical supplies and regular vet check-ups over the next two to three years is estimated to be about $5,000.PHOTO: THE STORY OF BOB'S FACEBOOK PAGE

The Tiong Bahru community has rallied around a grey tabby yet again, after the stray cat's health took a turn for the worse.

More than $2,000 has been raised on crowdfunding site GiveAsia, which was set up by a resident to help fund the 12-year-old feline's growing medical bills.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 15, 2018, with the headline 'Tiong Bahru residents step up care for stray cat'. Print Edition | Subscribe