An opossum in California is fighting to survive after literally becoming the target of someone’s twisted cruelty. On Friday, Riverside County Animal Services released information about the abused opossum who was found with two arrows protruding from its body.
The agency wrote, “The officer found the animal in a western section of Riverside and was surprised to discover it was still alive, despite two cross-bow arrows that had struck it. The animal was located near Hole and Jones avenues in Riverside’s La Sierra neighborhood.” Officer Jennifer Selter rushed the wounded opossum to the Western Riverside County/City Animal Shelter in Jarupa Valley and a veterinarian immediately prepped the animal for life-saving surgery.
The agency described the injuries sustained, “One arrow penetrated the animal near its right eye and followed through the other side of its head. The second arrow went through its right side and also penetrated the other side of…
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