Thugs shot my cat

A WOMAN has slammed sick thugs who shot her cat with an air rifle. Nicola Blunden, 32, of Hunters Hall Road, Dagenham, took three-year-old Teddy to the vet on Friday after the cat started limping. She was shocked when an operation revealed a rifle pellet

A WOMAN has slammed sick thugs who shot her cat with an air rifle.

Nicola Blunden, 32, of Hunters Hall Road, Dagenham, took three-year-old Teddy to the vet on Friday after the cat started limping.

She was shocked when an operation revealed a rifle pellet lodged in Teddy's side.

Miss Blunden said: "I couldn't believe it when they said she'd been shot. I thought she'd just fallen funny or knocked herself.


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"I have know idea why anyone would want to do this to her.

"It must have happened round here as she never ventures far."

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Vets removed the pellet and Teddy is now recovering at home.

Miss Blunden hopes the lucky escape will be a warning to fellow pet-owners

She said: "Hopefully, other owners will just keep an eye out for their pets and be careful."

"Otherwise it might be worse next time.

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