Owners Call Cops on Cat Holding Them 'Hostage'
Another angry feline causes humans to hide in bedroom
By Newser Editors, Newser Staff
Posted Aug 14, 2014 5:17 PM CDT
This isn't Cuppy, but he was flashing claws, too.   (Shutterstock)

(Newser) – The police dispatcher's unusual message: "Female is calling on 9-1-1 advising that her cat is holding her and her daughter hostage in the bedroom." That would be 14-year-old Cuppy, who got agitated for reasons known only to Cuppy and decided to keep the women trapped for fear of claws and hissing, reports ABC 10. Officers responded, and Cuppy eventually walked out of the house of his own accord. It's not clear what happens next, but the women say they're considering euthanizing him, reports ABC 7. Sound familiar? You might recall the Oregon cat who did much the same.

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John E Woodside
Aug 15, 2014 8:02 PM CDT
This cat needs to be promoted to head of household, since he obviously knows how to keep people in line better than vice versa...
KDickley
Aug 15, 2014 7:09 PM CDT
Obviously they don't know how to kick a football.
Doc
Aug 15, 2014 4:38 PM CDT
The women must be Democrats. Because they're stupid, whiny, and clueless.