Oreo was not going to let a rattlesnake get to his family, not even at the risk of his own safety.
“To be honest with you, I think he was protecting the people of the home because that’s just the kind of cat he is,” grandmother Cyndi Anderson told WKMG.
The fiercely protective cat went after the rattlesnake, getting bitten in the process. His leg became swollen, he was bleeding, and the family feared he would down quickly. But Oreo is a fighter through and through. Fortunately, the family got him medical care and a PayPal account, [email protected], has been set up to help out the family with his medical bills.