Thursday, September 24, 2009

My heart is broken :(

I don't know why somebody would do this. I really hope that they catch the culprit soon. News article below taken from weekly world news.
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DUCT TAPE CAT

PHILADELPHIA, PA – Police are attempting to uncover who wrapped a cat in duct tape and abandoned it!

A cat was found abandoned in a North Philadelphia yard yesterday afternoon. The cat was completely wrapped in duct tape, except for its head.

“I’ve never seen a cat totally wrapped like a mummy before,” said George Bengal, director investigations for the Pennsylvania Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. “Whoever did this is very sick.”

Irissa Torian, a resident of the 2200 block of Edgley Street, was the one who found the cat.

“It’s a damn shame,” she said.

The cat was sedated by workers at the PSPCA so the tape could be cut away by scissors.

A female cat now nicknamed “Sticky”, she is doing well.

“We’re lucky that the tape was not on the cat for a long time. It came off easily,” said Gail Luciani, PSCPA spokeswoman.

The police are offering a $1000 for any tips that lead to the conviction of the animal cruelty culprit.

5 comments:

  1. OMG! utterly despicable! whoever did that should be in a straitjacket, then duct taped!

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  2. @dorie - yes the cat is okay na daw. but i guess she is traumatized. grabe talaga :(

    @fortuitous fairy - i agree with you!

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  3. argh. i love cats! hassle to!

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  4. WHAT THE F?! Whoever did this shall burn! >:(

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