27 Jan '12, 7am

Raccoon in Watery Prison: Watch His Rescued Bliss | Care2 Causes

Wow, thank you all so much for your kind words about Harbor, and special thanks to the people who send donations to Animal Advocates in his name. I just wanted to answer a few questions that people had about his case. First, about his other videos where there is reference to releasing him - we had hoped, when he first came to us, that he would be eventually releasable. As wildlife rehabilitators, our first goal is always to get the animal back into the wild. As time went on, however, it became clear that would not be possible. In addition to his blindness, he has several neurological problems brought about by his long captivity that make release impossible. As for his former 'owner', try not to judge too harshly. He was very mentally ill himself, like one of those people you see on TV who has hundreds of cats and can't see that the cats are suffering. All he had was Harbor...

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