The Water Bowl: Duct-Tape Cat Finds Forever Home; Plus: Suzie the Turtle's 500-Mile Swim!
Sticky, the cat who made headlines last week after animal officials in Pennsylvania discovered her wrapped from neck to tail in duct tape, has found a forever home. The family wishes to remain anonymous.--Philly.com
A sea turtle named Suzie, who was tagged with a satellite by scientists and released in the Turks and Caicos Islands in June, swam 900 km. (over 500 miles) in 28 days and visited three UK territories. The scientists plan to track six more turtles in hopes that they can understand the migration routes of the endangered green turtle and the critically endangered hawksbill turtle.--BBC
Last month, 62-year-old Beverly Head of San Jose, Calif., got tangled in a dog leash as she walked on the Los Alamitos Creek Trail, fell down and died. The leash was attached to a cyclist who rode with his two Siberian Huskies beside him.--Mercurynews.com
Authorities in Houston, Texas, say a local woman who was angry with her common-law mate over some jewelry, fried their seven goldfish and ate some of them.--Orlandosentinel.com