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Cat and Hen Survive Carr Fire, Fire Crews Take Picture of Odd Duo

A picture of a cat and hen who were brought together during the Carr Fire are going viral on social media.

Posted: Aug 3, 2018 12:50 PM
Updated: Aug 3, 2018 2:02 PM

REDDING, Calif. - A picture of a cat and hen who were brought together during the Carr Fire are going viral on social media.


Grass Valley crews were on patrol in Redding last Friday when they came upon the pair huddled together in a doorway.


Firefighters say the cat and the chicken both had burns that would require treatment.


Fire crews say they gave them water and the SPCA picked up the animals and took them for treatment.


Both the cat and chicken are expected to make full recoveries.

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