Kittens survive 5 days in boxcar without food, water
A worker found the 'terrified and hungry' kittens.
Two 1-month-old kittens are headed to foster care after being rescued from a train in Canada. A warehouse worker discovered the pair after he heard meowing coming from the cargo boxcar on Tuesday.
It’s unclear whether someone placed them on the train, or if their mother had left them there and not returned before the train began its 1,600-mile trip from Chicago to Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
When the worker opened the boxcar, he found the "terrified, dirty, hungry, scared kittens" and brought them to the Edmonton Humane Society, said shelter spokesperson Shawna Randolph.
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The duo, who’ve been named Chicago Joe and Boxcar Willemina, were trapped inside without food or water for five days.
“We do not know how these kittens have survived,” Randolph said.
— Watch it at Canada’s CBC News
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Photo: Two kittens are headed to foster care after surviving for five days in a sealed boxcar. / CBC News
Compassionate Humans love to read about tiny kittens being saved from a certain death had a man not investigated their tiny cries for help, also their long journey, although DIRE & PAINFUL had a HERO at the end, awesome story great journalist and as you can see you are the only one with opinions of a "Space Cadet" You need to go read FOX News~
To You've got to B Kidding me; Well Said! *High Five* I also loved this story!
IM HAPPY TO HEAR THAT THERE ARE GOOD CARING PEOPLE STILL OUT THERE TO HELP 2 SMALL BABY KITTENS. BLESS THE PERSON WHO FOUND THEM, THE KITTENS AND THE PEOPLE WHO ARE TAKING CAE OF THEM.
You people who are saying, "This is news?", yea, it is! Clearly there is other stories on MSN of the death and destruction going on in this world, but this is news too and GOOD news!! With nothing but killings and kidnappings going on, don't you think to hear a little good would be healthy and make people smile?!?! There will be plenty more killing and raping going on for you freaks to read about but for now, let us that want to hear a good story enjoy it!
And on that note.....Thank God the kittens were found, wish they could've gotten the mother too, hope she will be ok!
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