MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Cats and water don’t mix. Any cat person knows that. So when a neighborhood cat fell into the water near a sea wall in Sunny Isles Beach, Miami-Dade firefighters came to the rescue.
It happened early Friday morning around 7:49 a.m. The cat had fallen into the water and gotten stuck on the rocks under the sea wall near 296 Atlantic Isle.READ MORE: Residents Bubbling Up With Anger After Sunrise Utilities Department Sends Out Bloated Water Bills
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Fireboat 21 and Platform 21 responded to the scene. Fireboat 21 deployed two divers in the water to rescue the kitty.READ MORE: Pair Of South Florida Children Who Died A Couple Weeks Apart Have Saved 11 Lives Through Organ Donation
Very carefully, they managed to grab the water-logged feline, which wasn’t too pleased about its predicament by the sound of its extremely loud caterwauling.MORE NEWS: Extremely Vulnerable To COVID? Complete A Medical Exemption Form & Visit New Federal Site At MDC’s North Campus
But any kind of cat-astrophe was avoided and the cat was safely removed from the rocks and returned to its owners.