SILVERTON, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon man says he found a 5-week-old kitten glued to a busy road.
KPTV says Chuck Hawley rescued the kitten, which had some sort of glue on its paws, neck and tail.
Veterinarian Jenny Bate says it's clear the glue was intentionally put on the kitten's paws. She was able to remove the glue using mineral oil and the kitten should fully recover.
Hawley says it's incredible the kitten wasn't hit by a car. He saw several vehicles drive over it before he could rescue it.
Hawley tells KPTV he and his wife will adopt the kitten. They have named it Sticky.
Marion County Sheriff's Lt. Chris Baldridge says if Hawley files a crime report, his agency will investigate. So far, no report has been filed.
- Oregon Man Rescues Kitten Glued to Busy Road
- Firefighters Rescue Kitten From Fire Debris
- Out-of-Towner Rescued From Bear Camp Road
- Oregon search and rescue dog falls 30 feet, survives
- Civil Air Patrol Practice Search And Rescue At Oregon Airports
- Southern Oregon Search & Rescue Teams Return From Paradise
- Sea Turtles Rescued From An Oregon Coast Beach
- Sea Turtles Rescued on Oregon Coast Have Died, Aquarium Says
- Couple Rescues Man Stranded On Grayback Mountain
- 2 Southern Oregon Businesses Receive Powerball Bonus Checks