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Zombie Cat: Buried Cat Believed Dead Meows Back to Life

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TAMPA, Fla. — We’ve all heard that cats have nine lives. Here’s a cat that sounds like he’s on his tenth. A Florida feline supposedly bit the dust and was buried, only to make a miraculous return from the grave five days later. Zombie cat? Seems reasonable, coming from Florida. Bart the cat is (was?) about 23-months old when owner Ellis Hutson found him lying lifeless on the side of the road in a puddle of blood. A neighbor helped bury Bart and that was it.

They thought.

Then, five days later

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