Cat accidentally flies from FL to TX in suitcase

MICHELLE HOOKSMICHELLE HOOKS TANGERINEMember Posts: 274
"How many lives did little tabby Gracie Mae use up when she crawled into her owner's suitcase, went through an airport X-ray machine, got loaded onto a plane, thrown onto a baggage belt and mistakenly picked up by a stranger far from home?" It's a happy ending! Kitty made it back home. Story is at: http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20080123/ap_on_fe_st/odd_missing_cat

Comments

  • Diana GabaldonDiana Gabaldon PortlandMember Posts: 5,607
    edited 17 February, 2011
    Gracie Mae sure is a lucky cat. Can you imagine the suprise of her poping out of the bag?? That must have been kind of funny. I am glad she is ok and back home with her family.
  • Amy BAmy B KershawMember Posts: 3,254
    edited 17 February, 2011
    Oh wow! It's a miracle she didn't suffocate!! We're so glad she's back home safe!
  • terri echolsterri echols kalamazooMember Posts: 4,758
    edited 17 February, 2011
    happy for gracie and her family...question is now, how many of you now believe they\'re actually looking at those luggage x-rays? i mean, shouldn\'t a cat skeleton have gotten someone\'s attention?:-k
  • Kim WashburnKim Washburn LouisvilleMember Posts: 1,057
    edited 17 February, 2011
    There are several stories in the mews about this. In one of them the man who found her said he shreiked like a little girl when she popped out of the suitcase. Mommy laughed and was just happy the story had a happy ending.
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