Pogo’s and Persia’s friendship flouts the rule that dogs and cats can’t be friends. In fact, in the year they’ve known each other, they’ve become best friends.
Pogo, a 10-year-old, 5-pound Pomeranian, and Persia, a 6-year-old tiger cat, live at Steeplechase retirement residence and relish the times when they’re lucky enough to visit one another.
“(Pets are) a great way for residents to meet each other and be social,” said Cindy Cruz, activities coordinator.
When Pogo lived just across the hall — Pogo now lives one floor upstairs — Persia would reach her paw under Pogo’s door to get her attention through the door.
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