15 Pictures Of Cats Saved By Firemen

1. Charlie the cat was rescued from an apartment fire by firefighter Jacob Lee of Bowling Green, Ky.

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Photo: Courtesy of joeimel.photoshelter.com


2. This kitten and two siblings were rescued from an apartment fire by Captain John Leahey of Corpus Christi.

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Photo: AP Photo/Corpus Christi Caller-Times, Rachel Denny Clow


3. This cat, now called Wellie, was rescued from a 40-foot well by firefighter Jim Cadenhead of Coweta, Ga. Wellie’s life was saved a second time when Cadenhead adopted the cat to prevent it from being euthanized, according to the Times-Herald.

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Photo: Courtesy of Jeffrey Leo


4. This kitten, later named Smokey, was rescued and resuscitated by Missoula, Mt. firefighter Brett Cunniff, according to the Missoulian.

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Photo: Courtesy of Missoulian


5. This cat was stuck on a snowy roof for over 18 hours in Great Sankey, Warrington, England, according to Warrington Worldwide. Using two ladders, firefighter Stuart MacKenzie brought down the freezing feline.

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Photo: Courtesy of www.warrington


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Photo: Courtesy of www.warrington

6. This cat and several others were rescued along with a rabbit by a Caledonia, Wis. firefighter.

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Photo: (AP Photo/Journal Times, Paul Sloth)


7. A cat belonging to an elderly woman in Moscow, Russia was rescued by firemen from the 12th floor of an apartment building.

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Photo: (AP Photo/ Alexander Zemlianichenko)


8. This white cat was rescued from the attic of a flooded home in Cedar Rapids, Iowa by firefighter Jeremy Wagner. The same cat was carried to safety by firefighters Wagner and Jason Lopez.

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Photo: (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

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Photo: (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images


9. Rupert the cat was rescued from rising flood waters near Oxford, England by fireman Oliver Thompson.

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Photo: (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)


10. This cat and several others were rescued from a house fire by Chattanooga, Tenn. firefighter Josh Burchard. The fire was probably caused by a cat knocking over an unattended candle.

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Photo: (AP Photo/Chattanooga Fire Department)


11. This big cat was rescued from a tree by a Hudson, Quebec fireman.

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12. Firefighters found CooCoo the cat on the first floor of a Boston building after putting out a fire. Here firefighter Raymond Alicea administers oxygen to the cat.

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Photo: (AP Photo/Patricia McDonnell)


13. This cat was rescued by a Warsaw firefighter from the flooding Vistula river.

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Photo: (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)


14. This cat was rescued by a firefighter from a flood in Duernkrut, Austria.

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Photo: (AP Photo/Ronald Zak)


15. This kitten and four siblings were carried from a fire by their mother and then brought to safety by New York City firemen.

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Photo: (AP Photo/Todd Plitt)

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