A Colorado family that had long ago given up on finding their cat got some incredible news this week, when Willow was found in New York City -- five years later and 1,800 miles from home.
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An 1,800 Mile JourneyLast week, the Squires family got an unexpected and unbelievable phone call: Their cat Willow had been found. Not in a nearby mountain town or in Denver, but on the streets of Manhattan, 1,800 miles from home.
Read the full story: Cat Lost 5 Years Ago in Colorado Found in Manhattan
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