Cats die in cattery fire

At least four cats have been confirmed dead and at least 18 are still unaccounted for after a fire at a cattery in Cannock in Staffordshire.

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Two cats die and 18 unaccounted for after cattery blaze

Two cats have been confirmed dead and at least 18 are still unaccounted for after a blaze ripped through a cattery.

Staffordshire Fire and Rescue service battled the blaze at the cattery in Stafford Road, Cannock, at 5.30am.

A spokesman confirmed the brigade was not treating the fire as suspicious and said several of the missing cats might have escaped unharmed.

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