Oct. 3 (UPI) — A cat that was missing for more than a year in England found its way home with the help of social media and the Swedish government.
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Chesterfield and North Derbyshire Branch shared a photo of the Swedish cat that was found wandering the streets of England after being unable to read her microchip.
“We have found her to be micro-chipped however the chip is from Sweden but after making inquiries we have been unable to find information about where she belongs as the chip is not registered on the relevant databases,” the shelter wrote two weeks ago.
Desperately searching for a solution to the bizarre problem, the animal society turned to social media in hopes of finding the wayward cat’s owner.
“We put the cat onto Facebook and Twitter and asked our community of supporters to help,” RSPCA branch manager …