The Daily Need

Photo: A cat from Possum

Mike Hester holds a cat he rescued from an area destroyed by a wildfire at Possum Kingdom Lake, Texas, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011. The wildfire, which started last week, swept through the neighborhood and destroyed more than three dozen homes. Fourteen-hundred firefighters from 34 states, plus local volunteers are fighting the blaze. Photo: AP Photo/LM Otero

 
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Comments

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1218737407 Joan Briggs Ashton

    Bless you, Mike Hester.

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1006976297 Patricia Cullen

    the world needs more good guys like you Mike!!

  • http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1006976297 Patricia Cullen

    the world needs more good guys like you Mike!!

  • Kalikat88

    aww Mike you’re AWESOME!!! :)

  • Jeanie Ccoolahan

    The kitty is a lucky one……thanks for caring about the helpless animals!

  • Armand_p_kitty

    Meow!  Thanks Mike-

  • Capenlopen1

    Nice work Mike Hester! Lucky Kitty!

  • http://www.facebook.com/holliebaker90 Hollie Baker

    Such a perfect photo, thank you so much Mike Hester!

  • Hi_d_hi

    Thanks Mike! Kitty lovers everywhere appreciate you!

  • Ballroom4

    Nice save and you’ve got a friend for life, great job!

  • Carol15atmc

    God bless you, Mike Hester, I am so thankful you saved the cat. Hopefully he will be your friend forever. I am also a cat lover , so you doing this means a lot  to me and millions of others. I have 5 cats, all of which are rescues.

  • Bridget173

    What a beautiful cat.

  • Bridget173

    What a beautiful cat.

  • Sofla001

    Hope u keep him Mike..u just made your new best friend! Bless u bud!

  • Bushrobin66

    Mike YOU ROCK!  The cat is beautiful… and you are a great guy. God bless both of you……..

  • Bushrobin66

    Mike YOU ROCK!  The cat is beautiful… and you are a great guy. God bless both of you……..

  • Kristy Hilton

    We love and thank you Mike Hester. Agree with all the others that have posted. Hope you keep the cat, the world needs more people like you, you are awesome, you are a hero to all of us cat lovers. 

  • Onthedelaware

    Thank you so much Mike for our kind heart.  Gives me hope.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_SR2N2FEGWG7QX6VJXZQ673ZRGM Rookie

    Cute cat! :D