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Heart wrenching footage...

Discussion in 'Personal' started by coffeekid, Sep 22, 2019.

  1. coffeekid

    coffeekid Star commenter

    ...of a cat being reunited with its owner after being lost for two months.


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  2. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    Yep... that's about spot on.
     
  3. peakster

    peakster Star commenter

    Hate Moggies
     
  4. nomad

    nomad Star commenter

    Cats have no owners
     
  5. Dragonlady30

    Dragonlady30 Star commenter

  6. primarycat

    primarycat Star commenter

    That is what they do. Always on their terms.
     
  7. vannie

    vannie Star commenter

    Our last cat refused to move with us when we moved house. Ran away and kept turning up at the old house but refused to be captured. 11 months later he started turning up on our doorstep pacing up and down and shouting to be let in. No apology no nothing. We have a dog now.
     
  8. BertieBassett2

    BertieBassett2 Lead commenter

    Dogs have owners, cats have staff.
     
  9. peakster

    peakster Star commenter

    If you go into a branch of "Pets at Home" near us you will invariably see a black and white female cat sitting on the counter. She visits the shop every day (they feed her) and then goes home when the shop closes in the evening.

    She has been doing it for years apparently.
     
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  10. peakster

    peakster Star commenter

    If not on the counter the cat can often be found sleeping in the cat toy and food section.
     
  11. Doitforfree

    Doitforfree Star commenter

    We acquired a cat when she started stealing our cat's food. Then she got pregnant so my kind hearted mum made her a fantastic bed in the garage to have the kittens but she refused, and sat on the kitchen step until my kind mum brought the bed into the house, whereupon she gave birth to five kittens. She ruled the house after that.
     
  12. bombaysapphire

    bombaysapphire Star commenter

    We had a cat who spent all day in my last school. He would sleep on the sofas in reception. When visitors came he would sit on their laps. In the school holidays he could be found on the station platform. He was a very sociable cat.
     
  13. nomad

    nomad Star commenter

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cambridgeshire-49755330

    A cathedral service has heard tributes paid to a cat that achieved social media fame by hanging out at his local supermarket.

    Garfield died in the car park of his beloved Sainsbury's store in Ely, Cambridgeshire, in July.
     
  14. vannie

    vannie Star commenter

    Sounds suspicious to me.
    'Died in the car park' eh?
     
  15. towncryer

    towncryer Senior commenter

    We have a cat who visits people in the neighborhood...some we know and some not.She sometimes disappears for a night or two. We have learned not to worry. The other night we saw her disappearing into the driveway of a house down the road,not at all nervous,as if she lived there (well, they probably think she does).
     
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  16. towncryer

    towncryer Senior commenter

    Cats who live in car parks tend to have short lives...unfortunately.
     
  17. FrankWolley

    FrankWolley Star commenter

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  18. florian gassmann

    florian gassmann Star commenter

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  19. magic surf bus

    magic surf bus Star commenter

    "Yeah. Right. Whatever. Food. Now."

    I love the way cats treat humans with the contempt they deserve. Dogs are daft enough to worship us. Probably goes back to some long-standing apex predator rivalry from a few million years ago.
     
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  20. Duke of York

    Duke of York Star commenter

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