Tag: cat health insurance

Kittens escape from Ipswich landfill site digger

Posted On 2013-06-07 12:06:18

Three abandoned kittens were found at a Suffolk tip just moments before a digger got to them, but they had a lucky escape when the staff at the Foxhall landfill site in Ipswich spotted them amongst the rubbish and scooped them to safety. It was thought that the five-week-old kittens... more

Cat survives long aeroplane journey trapped inside owner’s bag

Posted On 2013-03-08 11:03:17

A cat called Bisou from Cairo, Egypt survived a 2,200 mile journey from Cairo to London after being mistakenly packed in a suitcase. Mervat Ciuti from Cairo had no idea that she had packed her Persian cat and was happily enjoying the flight unaware her cat was on the same... more

Bandai ‘hires guard cat’

Posted On 2012-06-29 03:06:36

A toy company has claimed to have made an unusual addition to the security team it uses to protect its Southampton warehouse. Bandai has revealed it is using a cat to look after the toys after the feline was seen walking the factory floor. Millie, a Bengal cat, will apparently... more

Pet warning after snake goes missing

Posted On 2012-06-06 03:06:09

Pet insurance customers in Heathfield, east Sussex, have been warned to keep a watchful eye on their beloved pooches and moggies after a 6ft boa constrictor went missing. The reptile managed to escape through an open window. It is thought that the animal was attempting to bask in the summer... more

Vet warns people to be careful with antifreeze after cats are poisoned

Posted On 2012-05-31 03:05:17

A vet has issued a warning over the dangers of antifreeze to cats after she came across several cases in which pets were poisoned by the substance. Veterinary surgeon Liz Watkins told the Bristol Post her staff have recently treated six felines after they ingested antifreeze, but all of them... more