02 Oct '11, 4pm
Cat saves day-old kitten after both were left to die - KwaZulu-Natal | IOL News | IOL.co.za
Friday September 30, 2011, 8:17 pm As the article says, there were alternatives. These cruel men could so easily have taken the cats to a shelter. Or if they were too damned lazy and uncaring to take that little bit of trouble, at least they could have abandoned the cats in the open, where at least there would have been some chance of survival. But they DELIBERATELY tried to prevent the cats from being able to free themselves from the box! I'm glad they were caught and hope that South Africa's laws against animal cruelty carry greater penalties than those dreadfully small penalties that are usual here in the U.S. (I doubt it, but one can always hope.) Wonderful mama cat, to work so hard to save her baby. I hope with all the publicity she and her little one will find forever homes with people who will give them all the love and attention they deserve after such a miserable ...