In New York state a cat owner recently wondered where their cat had gone, it wasn’t for days that they realized their cat Gumbo had hitched a ride over 200 miles in the engine of a neighborhood Honda Odyssey.
The cat had been missing for more than a week,when much to the owners surprise he turned up in nearby Lake George. Which meant he had hitched a ride 230 miles and rode in the engine all the way from Brooklyn.
The car he hitched a ride in was parked at Great Escape Six Flags and a parking lot security guard happened to discover the cat inside the engine. According to the cat’s owner “received a call from the security guard and there was a cat in the engine. They were worried about it.”
So they called the Warren County Chief Humane Officer, Jim Fitzgerald, who quickly rescued Gumbo. Fitzgerald credited the …