“Let Meowt!”: Cat Gets Shipped in a Box for a Week and Survives

Posted in: I'm a Mover, Kids & Pets, Moving Stories

Someone let the cat out of the…box.

We all know about those items that shouldn’t be put on a truck. “Unallowables” we call them. But this particular item that got accidentally loaded up and taken away belongs in an entirely different category – one that should have its own name. We’re thinking “unmeowables”. If you guys have a better suggestion let us know.

The owners of the unlucky cat regarding this episode:

“We couldn’t find him.  Every time we went out, we called his name to see if he would come in,” said Joyce. The family lives next to a wooded area and braced for the worse, believing he may have been killed by a wild animal…

…I got a phone call from the moving company, and he goes, ‘I have a strange question for you. Are you missing a cat?’ I said, ‘Yes we are.’ He said, ‘Well, we found it,” said Joyce. “I almost started crying. I was so ecstatic when they asked me.”

Accidents happen, but some accidents are more preventable than others. Movers? Let’s keep those eyes and ears open! Seriously.


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