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Cat Stuck In Tree For 5 Days Rescued Thanks to Social Media

Many house cats get stuck in trees, because they have great anatomy for climbing up, but poor anatomy for climbing down. House cats can only climb back down feet first. In the second video below, a mother cat demonstrates to her kitten the way to successfully shimmy down a tree trunk.

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Cherise Udell

Cherise Udell is a mom, clean air advocate, anthropologist and feline aficionado with the nomadic habit of taking spontaneous sojourns to unusual destinations. Before her adventures in motherhood, she was an intrepid Amazon jungle guide equipped with a pair of sturdy wellingtons and a 24-inch machete, as well as a volunteer at a rainforest animal rescue center.


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3:12AM PDT on Aug 16, 2014

Thank you

1:22PM PDT on Jun 21, 2014

Shame on the Fire Department and Animal Control for not helping.

7:27AM PDT on Jun 18, 2014

Some critters never learn.

10:40AM PDT on May 28, 2014

Encantador. Gracias.

5:21AM PDT on May 27, 2014

If only Superman had been around that poor little kitty would have been rescued a lot sooner. I'm surprised that animal control wouldn't send someone out, but thankfully Jerry and Buddy did. Both are "Super Men."

Please help me find justice for a helpless, murdered puppy. Thank You ...

4:58PM PDT on May 26, 2014

Wonderful !

6:03AM PDT on May 25, 2014

Nice happy ending :-)

3:01PM PDT on May 16, 2014

Thanks for sharing.

2:48PM PDT on May 16, 2014

Thanks a lot for sharing this! :)

10:57PM PDT on May 14, 2014

"Finally", said puss.

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