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Lottie the cat celebrates first Christmas after 5 years missing

Lottie the cat celebrates first Christmas after 5 years missing
A purr-fect Christmas miracle.

(Animal Rescue League) If that weren’t enough, the last picture she’d taken of Lottie was taken Dec.As it happens, Lottie had been taken in by a family there — who named him Jariah — and before that had, for years, frequently visited the home of an elderly man who called him Patches.Lottie, the 6-year-old calico cat, is celebrating Christmas with his Des Moines, Iowa, owner Kara Hanlon for the first time since 2015, when the feline went missing, the Des Moines Register reported Thursday.” Lottie the calico cat, newly reunited with his owner Kara Hanlon.

Most Read “It’s just so ironic that the same week of my last picture, five years apart, is when he comes back,” said Hanlon, who said the reunion does indeed appear to be some sort of “Christmas miracle.Hanlon, 37, and the declawed kitty were finally reunited Monday, thanks to his microchip, which allowed the Animal Rescue League’s animal control division to identify him when they picked him up.

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