You could've taken him in and patched him up, then adopted him out to another member. If I lived closer, I would've snatched him up in a heartbeat, put all of my jade figurines into storage and cleared off my bookshelf to make more room! lol I think I would like a matched pair.
I've considered rescuing and adopting out like Moonshadow does.
I can't even go into the stores and look anymore, I get so flustered, and I'm literally running out of space in our bedroom.
We need to hurry up and move!!
Also, Fenghuang, I do feel even worse leaving the really sick ones behind. I feel that the least I could do is make them comfortable, but I have yet to have a rescue die on me, they tend to hang around for me (oh darn!