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Cat shot through spine with air gun on the road to recovery

X-RAY showing where Candy was shot.

A cat who was shot through the spine and abdomen with an air gun in Eaton Socon, is now on the road to recovery.

Candy was found collapsed and covered in blood in November by her owners. The six-month old black cat is now being cared for at Wood Green's Godmanchester Centre.

Candy with gun shot wound.
Candy - on the road to recovery.

Animal rescue charity has too many cats

A kitten needing a home at Wood Green Animal Shelter

An animal charity in Cambridgeshire is urging anyone thinking of getting a pet to consider a rescue cat or kitten.

The Wood Green charity currently cares for 143 cats and kittens but says they have a staggering 506 waiting to come into its three centres.

During the same time in 2010 the Charity had 274 cats on the waiting list.