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Cat jogger ticketed

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Posted: Mar 15, 2012 11:01 AM
Updated: Mar 15, 2012 11:01 AM
Source: Associated Press

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Topics: cat, jogger, leash, tied, rock, domestic, cruel, treatment, ticketed

LAFAYETTE, CO. - Police in Lafayette, Colorado have ticketed a man who is accused of tying his cat to a rock after his pet refused to go jogging wih him. According to police, 19-year-old Seth Franco brought his cat on a leash to a park. Franco jogged with the cat, however the cat was unable to keep up with him. Witnesses called police after Franco tied the cat's leash to a rock while he continued to jog. Police ticketed him on suspicion of "domestic animal cruel treatment." A city ordinance prohibits that kind of tethering according to police.

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