Meet the Adorable Two-Legged Kitten Who Looks Like a Furry T-Rex

Feb 25, 2014

Mercury the cute tabby kitty was tragically injured by what his owners believe was a weed whacker when he was a baby. He was left with only two back legs, but that doesn't stop him from playing, sleeping, eating and snuggling just like other cats. The two little nubs where his front legs were also give him the illusion of being a supremely adorable T-rex.

Two weeks ago, Mercury was permanently adopted by the Oklahoma family who cared for him when he was injured. Now they're documenting his adventures on the Raising Mercury Facebook page.

Mercury saw the feathers, and had to kill them. Welcome to all the new people to the page, thank you for taking the...

Posted by Raising Mercury on Sunday, February 23, 2014

(h/t Laughing Squid)

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