Another Reason Transit Is Better Than Cars: It Is Kinder To Animals

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Urban cats usually have to fend for themselves, and are often squished by speeding cars. But here is a heartwarming story; In Toronto, they shut down one of the busiest streetcar lines in the City at one of the busiest intersections. For a cat.

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Fortunately it all ended well and the streetcars were soon moving again. Thanks to Torontoist.

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Another Reason Transit Is Better Than Cars: It Is Kinder To Animals
Instead of having a dead cat in the middle of the road, an entire transit line is held up for a cat.

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