Woman tracks down her missing cat after uploading its photo to Tinder
When Katie Alsop’s cat went missing, she didn’t schlep the streets pinning ‘missing’ posters on trees.
No, she decided to go for altogether more efficient, modern method.
She got herself a premium Tinder membership and uploaded Peanut’s picture in the hope of reaching a wider audience.
Setting her search distance to a 10km radius, she received 400 matches – and within 30 minutes, got a call from a bloke called Charlie who found Peanut in his garden.
But that wasn’t the end of the saga.
Peanut then escaped from Charlie’s garden and Katie teamed up with him to hunt Peanut down.
She made... read more
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