Category Archives: Found Far from Home

Cat Lost Near Canadian Border Survives 3 Months in Winter

I recently found this blog post about two cats that went missing during the winter in Washington state near the Canadian border.  When it took place is unclear, but it was an unusually harsh winter for Washington. For the full … Continue reading

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Cats 101: Cats Gone Wild

This short video includes stories of two cats that accidentally traveled thousands of miles. Source: AnimalPlanetTV on YouTube

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Cat Found 2,361 Miles from Home & Four Years Later

A purebred Himalayan cat wandered into a hospital in Cloncurry, Queensland, Australia about four months ago. With an owner nowhere to be found, a nurse adopted him. The nurse was recently transferred and could not take the cat, so she … Continue reading

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A cat missing for FOUR years is back with owner after being identified by microchip

By James Tozer Four years ago, Sarah Hawley’s pet cat Kofi slunk out of the house, never to return.As the months went by with no sightings, she and her other cat, Kofi’s brother Ted, had no choice but to get … Continue reading

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North Carolina Cat Found in Illinois One Year Later

Sukie, a black and white cat with a milk mustache, never returned to her North Carolina home one morning last August. Owner Jennifer McMillan says her family had no idea what happened. Still McMillan couldn’t bring herself to throw out … Continue reading

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