(KMOV) – A St. Louis-area woman contacted News 4 after her daughter found a 5-week old kitten that was apparently thrown out of a vehicle in Valley Park.
Kathy Mosley said her daughter found the kitten near the intersection of Highway 141 and Vance some time Monday.
Kathy and her daughter brought the kitten to Webster Groves Animal Hospital, where veterinarians determined the cat had been thrown by its tail.
The animal hospital treated the cat and Kathy brought it home, where its continuing to recover. \
Doctors told the Mosley’s the cat would eventually have to have its tail amputated, a procedure that costs about $300.