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Good News Tewsday: Missing Squishy Cat Found 80 Miles Away

Good News Tewsday: Missing Squishy Cat Found 80 Miles Away

Squishy the Cat is back in his Lathrop, CA home after being found 80 miles away in San Francisco a month after he’d gone missing. San Francisco SPCA volunteers doing some TNR of local ferals discovered Squishy, who impressed them as being unusually friendly. When scanned for a chip, they discovered he was 80 miles […]

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Harley is Back Home after 2 Years on the Lam

Harley is Back Home after 2 Years on the Lam

Harley is a 10-year-old tuxie with a tail to tell. Missing for two years, he survived by his wits, returning home courtesy of a microchip and a cat lover who knew he wasn’t feral. Harley was mostly an inside cat, but he always enjoyed basking on the porch of his home in Pinesburg, Maryland. When […]

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Betty the Cat Back with Family 2 Years and 2500 Miles Later

Betty the Cat Back with Family 2 Years and 2500 Miles Later

Microchips rock. And one just saved the life of a plucky tortie named Betty. Betty was brought in by a good Samaritan to First Coast No More Homeless Pets in Jacksonville, FL with serious injuries, including a broken pelvis and respiratory difficulties. “Probably had been hit by a car, had fleas, just really needed some […]

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Skittles Home after Eight Years Thanks to Microchip

Skittles Home after Eight Years Thanks to Microchip

Skittles, a Davis, CA cat, is back home with his family eight years after he was lost, thanks to a HomeAgain™ microchip. His mom tells the story via the HomeAgain website: Almost 8 years ago, in the process of moving our cat Skittles, he freaked out when he saw our house empty. He ran outside […]

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Cat chipped in Florida, found in California

Cat chipped in Florida, found in California

Lily the Cat had been missing for a year, having escaped from her carrier shortly after her family moved to Northern California from Florida. Proving to be quite the Houdini, Lily was rescued by a cat-loving Samaritan in August, but escaped once again, only to be turned in to the Marin Humane Society late in […]

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Sid the Cat back Home 3 Years Later

Sid the Cat back Home 3 Years Later

Sid is one lucky black cat. Lost three years ago from his home in Lanarkshire, Scotland, his family assumed they’d never see him again when they later moved to Devon, England. This week he was found with a fractured jaw and taken to the Scottish SPCA’s shelter in Lanarkshire. He was scanned for a chip […]

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Why Maddy the Tabby Ditched her Family at a Rest Stop

Why Maddy the Tabby Ditched her Family at a Rest Stop

The Allen family, relocating in a military move from Hawaii to Kentucky, lost their tabby, Madison Grace, at a rest stop in Franklin, Ohio, where they stopped to walk the dog. They combed the area around the rest stop for six hours searching for Maddy, but she’d vanished. Fortuitously, a Humane Society volunteer, Everit Terhune […]

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Kit the Cat, Missing a Year, Reunited with Family

Kit the Cat, Missing a Year, Reunited with Family

Tim Archer is sad and happy this week. Sad because a cat whom he’d hoped to adopt had another family, and happy that he was instrumental in reuniting Julie and Ken Welke with their long-lost cat, Kit. Archer had taken the cat to a vet clinic for a full exam after deciding to adopt the […]

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Flipper the Cat Inspires Physicist to take a Quantum Leap

Flipper the Cat Inspires Physicist to take a Quantum Leap

We once had a door with a cat flap that permitted our cats easy egress and ingress to the house without our having to perform doorman services ourselves. Despite the convenience, the system wasn’t purrfect. The door was in our bedroom, and it wasn’t unusual for raccoons to wander in. Although we had the type […]

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Oscar the Cat Found 3 Years After Disappearance

Oscar the Cat Found 3 Years After Disappearance

Admittedly, Oscar’s story isn’t as dramatic as Willow’s, the Colorado Cat found in Manhattan. But for owner Sherrie Fox (pictured with Oscar, above), finding Oscar was a long-prayed-for miracle. The 5-year-old tuxie disappeared 3 years ago from his home in Auburn, Washington, and Fox visited the King County Regional Animal Services shelter almost daily looking […]

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Mini Max is Back Home Despite Unfruitful Psychic Search

Mini Max is Back Home Despite Unfruitful Psychic Search

Linda Green and her family did everything imaginable to find her precious tabby, Mini Max, when he went missing two months ago. She hired a psychic. She posted more than 400 flyers around and beyond her neighborhood asking everyone to check their gardens, sheds, and vehicles. The Greens also set up a Facebook page hoping […]

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Gucci il Gatto is Reunited with Owner 3 Years Later

Gucci il Gatto is Reunited with Owner 3 Years Later

Gucci (pictured above) is one VERY lucky black cat. Lost 3-1/2 years ago, Gucci was reunited with her family this week thanks to a microchip. The 10-year-old cat disappeared from the family home in Ryders Hill, Stevenage (just north of London) in April 2008. Her family moved south to St Albans a short time later. […]

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Giddy the Cat is Back Home 2 Years & 600 Miles Later

Giddy the Cat is Back Home 2 Years & 600 Miles Later

Giddy the Cat — formerly known as Jade — is back home after being lost for two years. She was found on the west coast of Oregon, 600 miles from her Reno, Nevada home. Giddy’s not telling how she made her way to Oregon. Two years ago, she bolted out the front door when her […]

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