The hero cat hailed around the world for saving a four-year-old boy as he was being attacked by his neighbour's dog has been given the honour of "throwing" the first pitch at a baseball game.
Locals in Bakersfield, California are keen to give feisty feline Tara a hero's welcome at the local ball game after her brave deed was captured on a CCTV clip that has now gone viral.
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The team has not specified how the six-year-old tabby will throw the baseball - the ceremonial act before all matches - on Tuesday, though her owners will be on hand to help.
The cat that jumped to the defence of a toddler attacked by his neighbour's dog has "thrown" the first pitch at a local baseball game.
The owners of a cat who jumped to their son's rescue as he was attacked by a dog say they are relieved the four-year-old is on the mend.
A family cat saved the day when he rushed in as his family's toddler was being attacked by a neighbour's dog.