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Cat rescued by Spokane Fire Department

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Jingles the cat (Photo: Cassie Schneider) Jingles the cat (Photo: Cassie Schneider)
SPOKANE, Wash. - Over the course of the past week, employees of Occupational Medicine Associates in Spokane have been hearing something strange outside their windows. They assumed it was a stray cat, but when they kept hearing it, they decided to investigate.  What they found was a skinny, malnourished cat trapped at the bottom of a 15-foot window well. The cat had no way of getting out on his own, and employees had no way to get down there, so they called the Spokane Fire Department.

Assistant Chief Brian Schaeffer says it was a tricky rescue, with a fluffy ending. Tonight the cat, named Jingles, is at the Spokane County Regional Animal Protection Service. He's having a much needed meal and waiting for his forever home.

If you want to adopt Jingles, or any of SCRAPS' pets that are up for adoption, you can contact them at (509) 477-2532.
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