Slinky Malinki, a two-year-old cat from Cornholme, Lancashire, saved his human’s life by tapping on the neighbors’ window to get their attention. Slinky’s human had collapsed in her home. “”He saved my life,” Janet Rowlison told the Daily Mirror. “I was drifting in and out of consciousness for five days.” Slinky tried to get the neighbor’s attention by sitting on the fence, tormenting their dog, and eventually, tapping on the window. Read the full story on The Daily Mirror.
If you missed any of the stories featured on The Conscious Cat this week, here’s a recap: on Monday, we gave you suggestion on what the optimal litter box for a cat should look like, on Tuesday, we shared information about a new study that hopes to improve aggression between housemate cats, on Wednesday, we asked the question whether cats and pet birds can get along, and on Friday, we featured an interview with Francesco Marciuliano, the author of I Could Pee on This and Other Poems by Cats. And don’t forget to enter our giveaway for a Pet First Aid Kit from the ASPCA!
Today’s video, featuring Kitten Associates‘ newest rescue, Wallace, comes with a warning: you may be suffering from cuteness overload after watching!
Have a great weekend.
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