FEEL GOOD NEWS: Runaway Cat Found 2,000 Miles Away! - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

FEEL GOOD NEWS: Runaway Cat Found 2,000 Miles Away!

NAPLES, Fla. (AP) - An orange striped tabby cat that ran away from its home in Florida has been found, more than 2,000 miles away on a snowy street in Colorado.

The Naples Daily News reports that Daniel Johns adopted the kitty in Florida in June and named him Waylon. The feline escaped through a hole in a dryer vent and Johns thought he'd lost Waylon forever.

It's unclear how the cat made his way to Colorado. A good Samaritan found Waylon on a snowy street Wednesday and brought it to the Foothills Animal Shelter in Golden, Colo. Workers at the
shelter discovered that Waylon had a microchip, and that his registered owner was in Florida. Johns says he's working to bring Waylon back to Florida.


      
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