This cat is on a mission to lose weight
Features Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 05:30
The News Minute | September 21, 2014 | 01:10 pm IST King Leo is a 10-year-old Maine Coon cat and weighs over 23 pounds. A video uploaded on YouTube by Barcoft TV states that the overweight cat is currently undergoing several exercises, including water treadmill sessions, to shed the extra weight. ( Image Source: King Leo Facebook Page ) King Leo was found on the side of the road in Nashville, Tennessee, from where he was taken to the Metro Animal Care and Control and then again taken to Cat Shoppe Rescue. LaTisha Lampley, a veterinary technician, then adopted the cat. The cat's fur, weighing 2 pounds, has been shaved off and the exercises it undergoes are meant to build its strength and lose weight. ( Image Source: King Leo Facebook Page ) King Leo also has a Facebook page, where its owners post updates and pictures of the cat. Watch Barcoft TV's video here
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