Auckland cat that made dwelling at bus cease goes lacking

A cat who charmed a group after she took up residence in a bus cease has gone lacking.

Sixteen-year-old tabby Meow Meow grew to become considerably of a neighborhood celeb-kitty after she moved into the bus cease on Te Oneroa Approach in Auckland’s Lengthy Bay in late 2021.

Her proprietor, Andy Ross, believed she preferred the North Shore bus cease resulting from its proximity to builders and their lunches, as a thyroid situation noticed her urge for food enhance.

He as soon as noticed her flee a improvement website with a whole sausage in her mouth.

* Meet Meow Meow, the aged cat who moved out of dwelling to stay in a bus cease

Meow Meow’s starvation returned to regular ranges with remedy, however regardless of having a loving dwelling across the nook, Ross stated she a lot most popular the bus cease, the place she was “adopted” by the group.

“She was completely completely happy and beneath vet recommendation.”

Meow Meow was typically seen curled up inside a banana-shaped mattress beneath art work given to her by locals, a few of whom went to the bus cease particularly to see her.

Meow Meow has gone missing from her bus stop in Long Bay.


Meow Meow has gone lacking from her bus cease in Lengthy Bay.

Locals would additionally share images and movies from their go to to Meow Meow’s Fb web page.

Nevertheless, Meow Meow has not been seen on the bus cease because the starting of December.

Ross initially believed somebody keen on Meow Meow had taken her, as he had obtained many requests from individuals desirous to undertake her. Police had discovered no proof of this, he stated.

Given her age, there was additionally the likelihood Meow Meow had died, Ross stated, including that he’d accepted it was unlikely she would return to the bus cease.

Meow Meow had a loving home around the corner from the bus stop, but preferred to spend her days curled up in her banana bed.


Meow Meow had a loving dwelling across the nook from the bus cease, however most popular to spend her days curled up in her banana mattress.

His household and the group felt a niche with out her being on the bus cease, he stated.

“You’d see individuals of all teams down there spending time along with her. Everybody cherished the time that they’d along with her.”

“It was fairly unhappy taking all her stuff away from the bus cease.”

Ross stated his household typically joked about how they may have monetised Meow Meow as a social media influencer.

The Ross family are fundraising for the SPCA and Gutter Kitties as a way of memorialising Meow Meow.


The Ross household are fundraising for the SPCA and Gutter Kitties as a means of memorialising Meow Meow.

They’ve since began a Givealittle to lift cash for the SPCA and cat rescue Gutter Kitties, as a means of remembering Meow Meow and the enjoyment she dropped at the group and to deliver the ordeal “to a little bit of an finish”.

Meow Meow’s adventures at instances triggered Ross some low stage concern.

He as soon as obtained quite a few telephone calls from the native New World, asking him to return and acquire Meow Meow, who stored wandering into the grocery store whereas Auckland Transport relocated her bus cease.

She was additionally identified to hop on buses, go to a liquor retailer and the native magnificence salon, the place she was famously snapped curled up on a recliner.

A police spokesperson confirmed it investigated a report of theft concerning Meow Meow.

“Regardless of efforts to determine an offence and establish any alleged offenders, police have exhausted all traces of enquiry and the matter has been filed.”

Police could reassess the matter ought to new info come to mild. Anybody with info ought to telephone police on 105 or anonymously by way of Crime Stoppers on 0800 555 111.

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