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Firefighters save cat stuck in tree for days

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When firefighters arrived, they found the cat stuck about 35 feet up in the tree and not able to get down. (Source: Facebook/Southport Fire Department) When firefighters arrived, they found the cat stuck about 35 feet up in the tree and not able to get down. (Source: Facebook/Southport Fire Department)
Firefighters in Southport rescued a cat who was stuck in a tree for multiple days. (Source: Facebook/Southport Fire Department) Firefighters in Southport rescued a cat who was stuck in a tree for multiple days. (Source: Facebook/Southport Fire Department)
SOUTHPORT, NC (WECT) -

Firefighters in Southport rescued a cat that was stuck in a tree for several days.

According to officials with the Southport Fire Department, crews received a 911 call about the trapped feline Sunday morning.

When firefighters arrived, they found the cat stuck about 35 feet up in the tree and not able to get down.

After about an hour and a half of strategic planning and tree climbing, the cat was recovered safe and sound.

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