Video: Cat Rescued from California Wildfire

The deadly wildfire that ravaged California has displaced 50,000 people, many without their beloved pets.

There’s a happy ending for some, though, as evidenced by the emotional rescue of a family cat named Mama. You might want to grab a tissue.

Meet the Author: Thomas Mulcahy

Thomas can't remember a time when his household didn't have a four-legged member of the family. When our Giant Schnauzer isn't digging around for rodents to play with, she's patiently waiting for food to drop to the floor or barking at the mailman. Thomas now swears by Schnauzers as being the best breed ever—they don't shed and they're the smartest and most entertaining dogs he's ever met. Plus the Giants make great wrestling partners.

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