Family’s horror as beloved pet cat is mauled to death on their driveway

Martin and Vivienne Teakle with children Shannon 18, and Jamie, 12

Martin and Vivienne Teakle with children Shannon 18, and Jamie, 12

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A family who looked on in terror as their beloved pet cat was mauled to death on their driveway say they feel let down by the way dangerous animal cases are dealt with by law.

Vivienne Teakle had just pulled up to her home in White Hart Drive, Adeyfield, when she witnessed two Staffordshire bull terrier-type dogs viciously attack their 13-year-old cat Tumbelina.

The Teakle family's cat Tumbelina was mauled to death by dogs on the loose
The Teakle family's cat Tumbelina was mauled to death by dogs on the loose

The 35 year old, who was with children Shannon, 18, and Jamie, 12, at the time, desperately sounded her car horn to alert husband Martin, 39, to the horrifying scene.

 

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