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Cat Reunited with Owner after House Fire

Written By: Isabel Garcia
Lowman Fire Cat Rescue

January 10, 2017

LOWMAN N.Y. (WENY) -- An emotional story of reunion after a fire rips through a home in Lowman.

     Homeowner Kathy Simpson says her and her daughter were burning wood when one of the ashes must have caught the pile on fire.
    
     Kathy, who says she's disabled, was laying down when her daughter notified her someone was pounding on the door.
    
     When they realized the home at caught fire, Kathy grabbed the dog and ran.
    
     She has 6 cats - 3 of which were accounted for...until someone found a 4th one in the middle of an interview!

     WENY News has reached out to the fire department for an update about the remaining missing cats, but have not received a response at this time.