Category Archives: Found after less than one month

Finding Spirit After 21 Days Lost in Rural Illinois

This is another story from my case files including an email from Spirit’s owner, Linda, going into great detail on everything that she did to find her cat.  Spirit was especially challenging because although she was an indoor-only cat, she … 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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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

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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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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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Lost Indoor-Only Cat Survives Three Snow Storms

On Christmas Eve, Jinxy, an indoor-only short-haired black cat, managed to slip outside unnoticed.  Her owner, Jazzy, searched the neighborhood for hours each day, distributed flyers to many of her neighbors, and put posters up and down her street.  Over … 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 Jumps Out of Car on Mass Turnpike

This story is one from my case files: On October 8th I received a call from Matt whose cat had escaped from a car on the Massachusetts turnpike.  The cat, Tino, is an indoor-only cat but he is very outgoing and … Continue reading

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Traveling Cat Reunited Through Twitter

A suburban house cat in Ireland boarded a train and ended up lost in the bustling city of Dublin, but she was returned to her owner thanks to Twitter. After train station staff discovered the cat named Lilou (not to … Continue reading

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