Kitten in Penrith gin trap horror

Date: Friday 5th January 2018
Mrs. Housby’s grandchildren, Charlie, Sam and lsabella, with cat Ori, which might lose its leg.
Mrs. Housby’s grandchildren, Charlie, Sam and lsabella, with cat Ori, which might lose its leg.

A MUCH-loved kitten might lose its leg after it was trapped for hours in a “barbaric” gin trap on a Penrith housing estate.

Ten-month-old Ori was found with the ancient trap clamped to its right front paw and had to undergo emergency veterinary treatment.

Full story in tomorrow's Herald.