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April 19, 2014

Pet cat attacks Calif. family; 3 taken to hospital

The cat clawed the face of its owner's sister, as well as the arms and legs of its owner's mother; it caused deep gashes on the legs of it's owner's 10-year-old brother

News10

ROSEVILLE, Calif. — Three Roseville residents and were taken to the hospital Tuesday night after they were attacked by a pet cat.

The three were treated for superficial wounds. The year-and-a-half-old cat — named Khat — clawed the face of its owner's sister, as well as the arms and legs of its owner's mother. It caused deep gashes on the legs of its owner's 10-year-old brother. Khat was taken to the SPCA.

"The cat ran and jumped on his leg and was like, attached to him," the owner said. She and her family asked not to be identified.

Full story: Pet cat attacks Roseville family, 3 taken to hospital

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George Yaworski George Yaworski Wednesday, April 23, 2014 8:09:22 AM I saw cat and was thinking, Lynx, or Bobcat. I wouldn't want to be named either if my cat beat me up.

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