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Cats Save Pregnant Mother By Alerting Her to Carbon Monoxide Leak


Health & Wellness  (tags: cats, Tinker, Bell, heroes, rescue, pregnant, mother, pictures, goodnews )

BarbCat
- 535 days ago - pawnation.com
Two cats used one of their nine lives to help save their owner from a deadly situation. According to the Daily Mail U.K., expectant mother Elaine Hilton was alerted to a potentially lethal carbon monoxide leak in her home because of her felines.



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Past Member (0)
Monday June 10, 2013, 9:32 am
Wow! Tinker and Bell are purrfect heroes and so cute! Thank you for sharing, Barb :)
 

Christeen Anderson (539)
Monday June 10, 2013, 9:37 am
Cat heros. Yea.
 

Pat B. (353)
Monday June 10, 2013, 10:31 am
Adorable, and winners!!! in my book. Thanks, Barb for this.
 

linda b. (31)
Monday June 10, 2013, 11:36 am
Just shows cats care for their owners as well as dogs.
 

BarbCat SunshineLady (1670)
Monday June 10, 2013, 12:35 pm
Yes they are just as smart as dogs!! So happy you all followed the right arrows!!
 

Lisa Neste (710)
Monday June 10, 2013, 1:45 pm
Cats rock, thanks Barb! :)
 

Melania Padilla (180)
Monday June 10, 2013, 1:46 pm
Animals are so amazing!!! Thanks Barb :)
 

Millie O'Connor (182)
Monday June 10, 2013, 1:51 pm
I just love stories like this. Smart, intuitive kitties. So sweet. Thanks for this, Barb. :-)
 

Jude Hand (59)
Monday June 10, 2013, 2:19 pm
Noted. Hmmmm.
 

GIADA B. (7)
Monday June 10, 2013, 2:47 pm
Thanks, Barb for this.
 

Carlene D. (239)
Monday June 10, 2013, 3:09 pm
noted and sharing
 

Past Member (0)
Monday June 10, 2013, 5:13 pm
What a sweet little pair, and life savers too!
 

aj E. (163)
Monday June 10, 2013, 5:43 pm
wonderful.
 

Kay M. (348)
Monday June 10, 2013, 6:09 pm
awesome.
 

Patricia Long (1)
Monday June 10, 2013, 6:18 pm
Great article! Thanks.
 

Gloria picchetti (299)
Monday June 10, 2013, 6:36 pm
We were saved from smoke from a huge fire by a cat that was mute until he decided to get vocal to save us. I was saved from a fire by cat that acted like Lassie until I decided to listen to her. Make no mistake your cat will save you just as well as a dog will save you.
 

Past Member (0)
Monday June 10, 2013, 6:47 pm
wow!
 

Lydia S. (162)
Monday June 10, 2013, 7:19 pm
What good kitties ! And very cute little heroes , I hope they are rewarded with a life of devotion & joy .
 

Past Member (0)
Monday June 10, 2013, 7:24 pm
Amazing kitties! Glad they were able to warn her :-))
 

DaleLovesOttawa O. (192)
Monday June 10, 2013, 8:34 pm
Marvellous news, wonderful cats!
 

Patricia H. (454)
Monday June 10, 2013, 9:42 pm
noted
 

iveta cer (70)
Monday June 10, 2013, 10:13 pm
Good job kitties :))) , I love cats :))) , thanks
 

Lisa Zarafonetis (174)
Monday June 10, 2013, 11:43 pm
Great Story! :) Shared on FB.
 

Michael Carney (211)
Monday June 10, 2013, 11:57 pm
Noted...Bravo Tinker and Belle...Cat's are so amazing...
 

Julia R. (292)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 1:08 am
Cats will save their human companions and families just as dogs will do! There is no difference. I saw a cat jump in front of a highly venomous snake to take the bite for this owner on a news programs recently- they have a depths of emotions equivalent to a dog or even another human companion! Every cat I've ever had, showed concern when I was sick and showed a protective instinct to keep me safe when he thought I was in danger. Cats are also man's best friend! Thanks for this story Barb.
 

back soon (398)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 1:41 am
One more reason to love cats... Well done Tinker and Belle!
Thank you dear barb.
 

Irene S. (62)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 1:42 am
Perfect example to show the benefits of keeping pets! :-)
 

Elisa F. (240)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 1:51 am
Great work Kitties! Cats are Wonderful.
 

Lori Mabry (18)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 1:54 am
wonderful story.Now,quick hurry and go to your nearest shelter and adopt a cat!{or dog}.....:)
 

Joy Wong (76)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 2:53 am
Tinker and Belle... you are real heroes. Thanks for sharing, Barb.
 

Nancy C. (806)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 7:31 am
Thanx Barb. Glad everyone is ok. Have to wonder, where was her detector with pets and a baby on the way...???
 

Linda B. (10)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 7:35 am
Great news, Barb. Thanks!
 

Chrissy Corser (2)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 10:02 am
Awww good babies
 

zora b. (94)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 10:20 am
Amazing story! Thank you, BarbKnight, SunshinecatLady!
 

John De Avalon (35)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 10:26 am
Bless them! Little furry heroes!
 

Barbara V. (51)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 12:49 pm
Bless their dear, precious, on-the-ball hearts!!!!!
 

Mariette G. (150)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 1:39 pm
Thanks Barb for sharing this wonderful story with us - great to hear some good news. Animals are much more clever than what we give them credit for. WOW!
 

Birgit W. (151)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 2:02 pm
Amazing, thank you.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (447)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 3:11 pm
great story-thanks
 

Paulett Simunich (0)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 3:14 pm
Kittens become a part of your heart. Heartwarming story!!!!! Thank you !!!!
 

Fred Krohn (34)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 4:49 pm
Cats know lots of things humans can't sense.
 

janet f. (29)
Tuesday June 11, 2013, 6:20 pm
And they are sooo cute, too.
 

Loredana V. (23)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 12:11 am
Furry heroes, thank you very much for sharing. Animals never stop amazing me
 

greenplanet e. (157)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 12:25 am
Cats are so clever.
 

Alfiya T. (70)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 3:20 am
Signed
 

Alfiya T. (70)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 3:56 am
Not signed, sorry) Noted and shared. Such a great story! Thank you!
 

paul m. (93)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 5:48 am

Nice one...
 

Ruth S. (304)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 7:11 am
Wonderful story!
 

Lynne Buckley (0)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 8:12 am
Good story
 

Marilyn Traver (1)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 12:39 pm
Awesome cats
 

Alice C. (1797)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 3:36 pm
Thanks Barb ~ Cats are very smart and know more than many people give them credit for
 

Freya H. (313)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 6:19 pm
This goes to show that, far from being aloof and indifferent, cats really do care about us - and can be downright heroic!
 

Twyla Sparks (208)
Wednesday June 12, 2013, 11:09 pm
what a great story.
 

Barbara V. (51)
Thursday June 13, 2013, 5:26 pm
Precious little souls! What a wonderful thing they did--and probably in the nick!
 

Kim O. (398)
Thursday June 13, 2013, 11:01 pm
Animals just never cease to amaze! Thanks Barb!
 

June M. (108)
Wednesday June 19, 2013, 11:09 am
thanks Barb for sharing ♥
 

Sergio Padilla (62)
Monday June 24, 2013, 3:15 pm
Cool!
 
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