Arlington Pet of the Week: Atticus
Meet Atticus, a rescue cat who found a new home in Arlington after Hurricane Katrina.They say a cat has nine lives, but I think it’s really more about being lucky.
Fifteen years ago, when I was a kitten, I got lucky and rode out Hurricane Katrina on a boat in Louisiana. After the storm, things got so bad that they transferred me to an emergency animal shelter in Mississippi with thousands of other homeless critters. There, I got lucky again when the Animal Welfare League of Arlington rescued me along with some of my other friends before we made the long journey north.
A few weeks later after overcoming