Oh dear, cat acts heroically while Scottie snoozes

The Kawartha Times of Ontario, Canada reports:

FENELON FALLS – Carol Junkin never dreamed that a cat she adopted six months ago would alert her to a potentially life-threatening situation… Ms Junkin says Jack is “a very alert cat” but “not the in-your-face type.”

That changed early in the morning on May 17.

“It was about 5:30 a.m., and he was walking around my pillow. I was in a really deep sleep, so I wasn’t fully awake, and I shooed him away.”

But, Jack didn’t quit. The animal got back onto the bed and stood on Ms Junkin’s chest, pushing with his paws and putting his face close to hers until she came fully awake. Read more

Meanwhile, the dog slept through it all:

“I have a Scottish terrier, Bear, but he is old and he didn’t wake up,” she explained. “I think it’s just wonderful that a cat I haven’t had for very long did something like that; if it hadn’t been for him, I don’t know what would have happened.”

The Scottie News is just glad everyone’s safe and sound be they dog, cat or human. You’re our hero too, Jack.

One thought on “Oh dear, cat acts heroically while Scottie snoozes

  1. I have a 13 year old Scottie, they are the best, several things I have learned, their back legs give out, we put in ramps outside as going down stairs is painfully. Tennis balls are their favorite toy, but, they wear down their teeth. Our dog now has a portable wagon for travel, as he has trouble walking on hikes.

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