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Unconscious 17-Year-Old Animal Resuscitated, Recovering Nicely
For Immediate Release:October 26, 2012
Contact:Kaitlynn Kelly 202-483-7382
Portsmouth, N.H. -- On the morning of October 23, the Portsmouth
Fire Department responded to a fire at a historic house in the South End.
Although the owners weren't home, a neighbor told the firefighters that the
family's 17-year-old cat, Tiki Bear, was trapped inside. When firefighters
located Tiki Bear in the basement, she wasn't breathing. Fortunately, the
rescuers were equipped with oxygen masks specially designed for cats, dogs, and
other animals and were able to revive Tiki Bear—to the cheers of onlookers.
Officers with the Portsmouth Police Department transported Tiki Bear to
a veterinary emergency center, where she is reportedly making progress in her
For their heroic rescue of little Tiki Bear and for wasting
no time in seeking lifesaving medical care, Portsmouth firefighters will receive
PETA's Compassionate Fire Department Award, and the police will receive
PETA's Compassionate Police Department Award.
"Portsmouth's bravest and finest are also some of
Portsmouth's kindest and best prepared," says PETA Executive Vice
President Tracy Reiman. "We hope that the compassion and know-how that
these firefighters and police officers showed will inspire others always to
come to the aid of animals in need."
The fire department and the police department will each
receive a letter of appreciation, a framed certificate, and a box of vegan
New Hampshire firefighters have been recognized by PETA
twice this year. In May, the Manchester Fire Department received a
Compassionate Action Award for rescuing a dog who had been swept away in the Merrimack
For more information, please visit PETA.org.
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