Cat reunited with owners 1,000km away after outback adventure in Queensland
Posted July 20, 2017 16:15:09
A ginger tomcat missing for three months in outback Queensland has finally been returned to his family in Toowoomba.
Whiskers was found by a grey nomad in western Queensland and taken to the nearest vet in Longreach, where his microchip was scanned.
Its owners were contacted, and a Facebook post calling for help in getting him home was seen by 60,000 people and shared more than 600 times.
Whiskers’ owner Luke Hall said he and his partner had been travelling when their caravan broke down near Winton.
“Come Sunday night Whiskers got a little restless, and he made his way out the fly wire in the middle …