These Before & After Photos Of Adopted Kitties Are Too Cute For Words

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By Stephen Messenger

A little love can go a long way, just ask these kitties who finally found their furever homes. Owners tell us how their felines have changed since they took them in.

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"It's pretty apparent how far he's come in a year since we got him."
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"He's done as much for me as I've done for him. He's a great companion."
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"She's come a long way."
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"Here's Brooklyn hiding under the fridge the day we brought her home. And now here she is taking up half the love seat."
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"I can't believe he's the same cat."
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"My friend rescued a freakishly tiny kitten named Stuart Little. Here is a before and after picture."
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"My dumpster kitty, before and after. Meet Marley."
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"He was found by a person who brought him to the local shelter... He truly melted my heart."
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"I didn't realize how miserable he was until I got him home; he was so malnourished that his fur was striped with discoloration, and all he could do was sleep. Fortunately, care, love, and time remedied things."
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"My adopted cat Jack! He had a respiratory issue when I got him in 2012, now he's healthy as a horse."
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"Stray kitty Kuka before & after!"
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"My cat Louie was found abandoned in the street at 2-weeks-old... After weeks of bottle feeding and intensive care, he grew into a healthy kitten!"
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"Amira: from skittish shelter cat to demanding diva."
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"It's taken us two years to get her to that point where she is finally not as skittish and completely relaxed in her home. It's pretty great to see :)"
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"He went to love rehab and now he's a changed man. He lived a hard life on the streets."
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"He had eye infections, a mysteriously broken nose, fleas, and worms... But he's been incredibly loving and cuddly from the start."
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"He looked pretty handsome before, I think we just fattened him up."
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"Ben-Purr is the love of my life! He taught me not to judge a shelter pet by his cover."
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"As he fattened up, his playful side started to show itself — he is an extremely silly kitty!"
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"There she was at the shelter... [Then] Day One at her new home"
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"Kaylee...found inside wheel well of neighbor's car in June 2013"
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"If you give a cat a bed..."
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"Kitters, before and after... He is truly the most wonderful cat I have ever met."
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"Day One leaving the Humane Society...to Year Two when my Aussie wishes I just left her behind. Meet Tardis!"
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"I was looking for an older cat (the shelter thought he was only about 2 years), but Spork immediately climbed into my lap and fell asleep, and I knew I had to take him home."
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"Kitty suspected of traumatic injury (broken back), still recovering, but alive and happy :)"
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"He was knocking on death's door. Some TLC and close cat-mommy monitoring, and I've had him for 4.5 years now."
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