Glinda the Cat is Resuscitated by Glendale firefighters and Adopted

tn-818-0312-glinda-the-cat-resuscitated-by-gle-001

A 12-year-old cat that was resuscitated by Glendale firefighters during an apartment fire last month is no longer an orphan. At about 5 p.m. on Tuesday, the cat, Glinda, was adopted from the Pasadena Humane Society. Ricky Whitman, a spokeswoman for the shelter, said she was unsure whether the new owners had read about her plight. Even so, “She’s on her way home,” Whitman said.

The owners of the black cat, which was found unconscious during the Feb. 18 blaze at the Fort Dearborn Home complex on West Doran Street, did not come forward to claim her, despite, according to fire officials, being contacted.

We’re just happy that Glinda has now found a new home and can be “highly socialized,” as she’s been called, again.   While this story has a great silver lining we can’t help wonder what kind of owners would simply leave their cat and not claim her.  This makes no sense.  Nevertheless, yet another case of great deeds done by both the firefighters as well as new owners.


Add Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Cat Lovers
11 Gifts Your Cat Loving Mom Actually Wanted for Mother’s Day
Man Who Loves Cats Transforms Home Into Feline Playland
Organization Seeks to Reduce Number of Cats in Shelters
Cat Stuck on Utility Pole Rescued by Santa Fe Firefighters
10 Things You Didn’t Know about Minskin Cats
10 Things You Didn’t Know about the Arabian Sand Cat
10 Things You Didn’t Know about the Chantilly Cat
10 Things You Didn’t Know about the Somali Cat
Here are Five Reasons Your Cat Sits on You
What Do You Do When Your Cat’s Breath Stinks?
Five Ways Cats are Accidentally Poisoned
How Can You Help Your Overweight Cat?
CBD Oil for Cat Anxiety: How Does It Work?
What are The Causes of Ascites in Cats?
Household Chemicals Harming Your Cat’s Thyroid
Kidney Disease in Cats: What You Need to Know