NJ fat cat living the good life

NJ fat cat living the good life

There are 1 comment on the Newsday story from Mar 15, 2009, titled NJ fat cat living the good life. In it, Newsday reports that:

The tale of Prince Chunk has a happy ending. The portly feline found last August in Voorhees after his owner lost her home to foreclosure has officially been adopted.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at Newsday.


Brooklyn, NY

#1 Mar 16, 2009
The cat did not get foreclosed on, or "lose it's home due to," nor is it a direct victim. Likewise, what's this? "Prince Chunk skyrocketed to feline fame after being found last August wandering around the south Jersey town of Voorhees after his owner lost her home to foreclosure."

No mention in the story of the fact that the owner THREW the cat on the street. It's not the "economy's" fault. I worked as a Veterinary Technician for many, many years, and I can tell you people look for any excuse to euthanase or dump their pets.

That should be the focus of this story. It's not okay to blame someone else and dump your cat on the streets, or your dog, or your child. Kibble isn't that expensive, and you can take a cat to a shelter or give it to a friend or do any number of options -- or, yes, euthanise the cat.

It's really an outrage that this woman gets a pass. From dumping pets to dealing drugs to stealing, people are blaming "the economy." Maybe if people took more responsibility for their own actions, we wouldn't be in this mess.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Washington Township Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Ridgewood Art Institute Jun '16 G Hawthorne 1
News Fair Lawn man charged in sex assault (May '09) Apr '16 Anthony Scarpuzzi 7
News Fix N.J.'s property taxes, school funding - sta... Apr '16 Nancy Ann 1
News No school in Braddock Park; don't privatize Lib... Apr '16 save braddock park 1
Paramus wrestling coach (Jan '16) Jan '16 FTW 1
News Local New Jersey film to premiere at Washington... (Apr '13) Apr '13 Felis74 1
Premium Hospital Electric Bed (Mar '13) Mar '13 President Road Re... 1

Washington Township Jobs

More from around the web

Personal Finance

Washington Township Mortgages