Cat stories

The Cat Who Climbed the Matterhorn
On September 7th, 1950, the Times of London printed a news story about a 10-month-old black-and-white kitten who became the first feline to conquer the Matterhorn, a formidable mountain in the Alps on the border between Switzerland and Italy.
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Tom the Church Cat
On a grassy bank outside a medieval church in southwest England, there lies a small gravestone which reads simply “The Church Cat 1912-1927”.

This is the marker of Tom the Church Cat, resident of St Mary Redcliffe church in Bristol.
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The Cat, the Dog & the Tasty Meal
This is a story about a cat and dog who are the best of friends.

One day, the gentleman of the house decides to test the sincerity of this friendship, with rather unexpected results.
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