Category Archives: Kindness of Strangers

Cosmo is Home After Three Years Missing

Cosmo is an outdoor-access cat that had been living at his current home, an apartment in the greater Boston area, for 5 years before he went missing.  This story is as told by his owner who would like to remain … Continue reading

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Lost Cat Thought Dead Found Thanks to ID Tag

Lucky went missing shortly after his family moved to a new home.  He was an experienced outdoor-access cat, but being unfamiliar with the new area, he disappeared on the first day that he was let outside at his new address. … Continue reading

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Fudge’s Story: 14 Year Old Blind Cat Found 1/2 Mile from Home After 10 Days Lost

Dear pet owners, I wanted to share my missing cat story with some helpful tips, so that I can give both hope and direction to pet owners who are in the situation that I was in, as I am fully … Continue reading

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Miracles Do Happen! Lost Sick Cat Found Alive After 2.5 Months

For those needing a story with a happy ending despite all odds stacked against you! I still cannot believe it. This is a miraculous story that has to be shared with all who have lost their kitty and have given … Continue reading

Posted in Coyote or Wildlife, Found after several months, Found Close to where s/he when Missing, Kindness of Strangers, Lost Away From Home, Veterinarian | 5 Comments

All Seven Cats Found Alive After Tornado Levels House in Monson, MA

Many of you may have heard about the tornado that tore through Springfield, MA, and  surrounding towns on June 1, 2011.   One man, Michael Roescher, was home with his step-daughter and their seven cats when the tornado leveled their house.  … Continue reading

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Lost Indoor Cat Found 25 Days Later – Hiding Under Neighbor’s Porch

After doing everything possible to find my missing (indoor) cat, turns out she was under a neighbor’s porch just two doors away! My next-door neighbors found her this morning (April 8th) — the woman who lives there had been giving … Continue reading

Posted in Coyote or Wildlife, Found after less than one month, Found Close to where s/he when Missing, Indoor-Only Cat, Kindness of Strangers, Posters or Flyers | 6 Comments

Cat Thought Dead Survives Fire

There was recently a story in the news about a woman near Boston whose apartment burned while she wasn’t home and whose dog was assumed dead.  However, nearly one month later, her dog was found living in the burned out … Continue reading

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Cat Found After 11 Years

Another miraculous long-term recovery due to a microchip!  Salem managed to slip unnoticed out of an open door just several months after the kitten was adopted.  After several weeks of searching the neighborhood, the Hill family gave up home of … Continue reading

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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

Posted in Coyote or Wildlife, Found after several months, Found Far from Home, ID Tags, Kindness of Strangers, Lost Away From Home, Lost in Winter, Outdoor-Access Cat, Transported in Vehicle | 1 Comment

Lost Cat Found During Recent Winter Storm

Angel was lost on January 17th in Hanover, PA.  She apparently crawled up into the engine of her owner, Will’s, car, and she jumped out somewhere on the way to his wife’s job at the hospital.  On January 31st, The … Continue reading

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