Ellis Hutson’s cat got hit by a car so he buried it by the side of the road. A few days later, his cat showed up in front of the neighbor’s house, apparently still alive but with a dead eye, a broken jaw, and severe trauma to his head. Amazingly, veterinarians believe they can save the cat.

If you thought it was just a myth that cats have nine lives, perhaps this might be the reason why. When cats can survive seemingly impossible odds, it makes you wonder if maybe cats could be magical somehow after all.

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