I took my cat to a boarding house which neglected my cat and didn't honestly tell me the condition of the cat. Because of this, it also delayed treatment for my cat and put her in a miserable situation. The same day I took her to a vet, the vet told me my cat is miserable and in a quite dangerous condition. The cat was hospitalized right away so they can monitor and stabilized her.
The boarding house didn't tell me anything other than my cat is having diarrhea and being fine. She was also in a filthy condition that the boarding house didn't take care of her at all and left her in that misery. I am trying to see how much money should I ask for if filing a small claims case? Obviously it will be more than the boarding service fee I paid. But would like to hear your suggestion on how much I should ask: for negligence and putting her in delayed treatment that shortened her lifespan.
Ps. what kind of evidence and proofs should I gather in this case to go against them?
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