Paralyzed Cat Lucifer Becomes A Treasured Rescue Shelter Therapist

Lucifer the cat (Luc for short), is only on his first of nine lives, and it’s a pretty good life for a feline who may have ended up in a bad way.

Luc makes his home in Perm, Russia, and he’s gotten a lot of worldwide attention for something special he does. While it’s common to hear about working dogs, it’s less common to hear about working cats like Luc.

Luc’s story about how he works as a therapeutic cat at the local Perm animal clinic has captivated millions. Go to Slide #9 to learn about his disability. Slide #7 reveals why he’s famous.

10. It All Started With a Rescue

Luc is a very fortunate kitty. He was in big trouble when his owners found him. This beautiful black cat couldn’t move his two hind legs, rendering him practically helpless. Without the ability to walk, Luc couldn’t get around easily, which made his prospects for the future very bleak. Now he has a forever home.