Thoughtful Dad Builds Multi-Level ‘Cataquarium’ on Thanksgiving to Give Shelter to Stray Cats Left Out in the Cold


On Thanksgiving, Eric Scheel‘s really thoughtful dad built a “Cataquarium”, a multi-level window enclosure, in order to give shelter the stray cats who were stuck outside in the freezing weather. By building it into the window, the cats had a warm, comfy place to view the humans and the humans had a warm, comfy place to view the cats.

Outdoor Cats

Kids and Cataquarium

images via Eric Scheel

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