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Cat catches a ride on a transport truck from Toronto to Calgary

A three-year-old cat that snuck into a transport truck in Toronto and wound up in Calgary may be adopted soon after his spontaneous trip out west.

Gulliver discovered inside the transport truck after a 3-day ride

A stowaway cat who travelled from Toronto to Calgary in a transport truck is being cared for by a cat rescue group, and will be up for adoption soon. (MEOW Foundation)

A cat that snuck onto a transport truck in Toronto and travelled along to Calgary before being discovered is now in the care of a local rescue group.

The three-year-old male stray — who has been named Gulliver — somehow managed to get inside a Bison Transport truck in Toronto a few weeks after Christmas.

He wasn't discovered until the truck arrived in Calgary three days later.

Gulliver the cat, awaiting adoption at the MEOW Foundation, seems bored with all the fuss. (MEOW Foundation)

In a release, the MEOW Foundation says the employees at the Calgary Bison terminal cared for the cat for a few weeks before contacting the rescue group.

MEOW says Gulliver will be available for adoption after being neutered, vaccinated and microchipped — although they say one of the Calgary Bison employees who found and cared for the cat has already put in a bid to adopt him. 

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