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Smoka the Cat Survives 26 Days in Fire Debris

Animals  (tags: woman, pet, cat, alive, GoodNews, animal )

- 3066 days ago -
A woman's pet cat has been found alive, buried beneath debris 26 days after an Ohio fire.

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Lynne N (23)
Sunday December 27, 2009, 3:42 pm
That is awesome! What a wonderful gift for the cat and the homeowner who both lost their homes. Smoka - perfect name!

Carol L (219)
Sunday December 27, 2009, 4:07 pm
I'm so glad she survived - amazing! What a doll!! So happy for her and her owner.

Barb Knight (1688)
Sunday December 27, 2009, 4:11 pm
God bless Smoka!! She is indeed, a very special cat!! Thnx Tonya!!

Laura H (964)
Sunday December 27, 2009, 6:27 pm
Smoka is a survivor that is for sure!
What a cutiepie!!
Thanks Tonya!

Sunday December 27, 2009, 9:47 pm
Thank God for giving a cat nine lives! I am so happy to learn that holiday magic is yet to disappear from this world!

Simone Duffin (1462)
Sunday December 27, 2009, 11:21 pm
What a tough fellow! Good on him. Thank you Tonya!

chris b (2474)
Monday December 28, 2009, 1:27 am
What amazing powers cats have to survive such devastation all the time those huge tracked machines were rumpling over his head! Lovely story to counter the otherwise bleak daily fare of cruelty!

Kelly D (8)
Tuesday December 29, 2009, 7:25 am
I'm SO happy for both Smoka and his owner... how wonderful... such a testament to the willpower and tenacity of the feline nature!

Kelly D (8)
Tuesday December 29, 2009, 7:31 am
Forgot to mention how adorable the brave Smoka is!

gerlinde p (161)
Tuesday December 29, 2009, 7:38 am
how cute,so glad she made it.

Veronica P (67)
Tuesday December 29, 2009, 7:46 am
D'awww. I'm glad that she made it out but I can't help thinking about what she went through those 26 days! It's a sad story with a happy ending. Thanks for sharing.

Courtney B (0)
Tuesday December 29, 2009, 9:24 am
wow this is amazing

Jackie W (12)
Tuesday December 29, 2009, 9:40 am

Wonderful story thank you

Alissa B (17)
Tuesday December 29, 2009, 1:38 pm
Another Christmas miracle.

Alissa B (17)
Tuesday December 29, 2009, 1:41 pm
Just read it happened in September... the important thing is that Smoka is well.

Rachel H (9)
Tuesday December 29, 2009, 2:01 pm
I'm so glad the cat was found alive, and reunited with the owner. Great story

Mary Dee (0)
Wednesday December 30, 2009, 3:01 am
just a wonderful story, a story to lift your spirits, and this is just what it did to me, wonderful that the cat Smoka survived, amazing really when you think about this, and i am so glad as well for its owner...great story, thanks for sharing Tonya
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