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Kitten rescued after getting trapped in pipe

Firefighters had to cut a pipe in half to rescue a little kitten that got stuck in a pipe in Redding, California.

June 17, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
A kitty was rescued in Redding, Calif. after getting trapped in a pipe.

It's unclear how the kitten got in the pipe.

Firefighters had to cut the pipe in half. Once they did, it was clear that the kitty was squeezed tightly in there. The kitten was OK.

Firefighters named her Piper, and she's already been adopted by a producer at the TV station that covered the story.