Carol Ivory told ITV Wales of her delight at the return of kitten 'Little Boy' .
"At the moment, he wants to get down and run about with his mum because they love playing all the time" she says.
"He's in excellent health".
"Sometimes we have to go through the heartache to realise how wonderful life can be sometimes!"
South Wales Police confirm a 41-year-old local woman was arrested in Cardiff this morning.
Eight-week-old 'Little Boy' went missing from a pet shop in Roath, Cardiff on Saturday.
CCTV footage from a Cardiff pet shop has captured a woman stuffing a kitten into a bag. The owner says she hasn't seen the eight-week-old animal since.
Carol Ivory, the owner of Albany Pets on Diana Street in Roath, was looking after the cat for a friend. She noticed it was missing on Saturday afternoon. South Wales Police say the incident has been reported and investigations are ongoing.