North Wales Air Ambulance Names Feline Mascot

 |  Jun 18th 2008  |   0 Contributions


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TC, the black and white female cat that calls Helimed 61 air base in Caernarfon home, has been honored by being named the mascot of the crew. The cat instinctively leaves the building when an alarm sounds, and returns when the paramedics do.

BBC News reports:

Although the paramedics shift between air and road duties, the one constant team member since 2003 has been TC, who has come to recognise the emergency call that signals a crew is about to get airborne.

"It's uncanny how she knows when to leave the building when a call comes in and she's always here waiting when we get back," said Mr Davies.

"As we're coming back in sometimes we see her coming across the field ready to meet us.

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Link: [News.BBC.co.uk]

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