Torquay town cat Sox found following dog attack

(Last Updated On: February 21, 2021)

Popular town centre cat Sox has been found today, Sunday 21 February following a dog attack on Friday. (You can read more about the dog attack here)

Sox was located yesterday after a search by his owners and local residents. He was found stuck on a roof, unable to make his own way down. Local roofer Richard Hammond from Roofseal, helped by Tony Bickford were able to safely get Sox from the roof but unfortunately, Sox made a dash for freedom.

He was located again this morning and after a trip to the vets, is back home.

Sox is regularly seen in Torquay town centre

Sox was treated with pain relief and has a few broken nails.

His owners have thanked everyone for their help, adding Sox is currently “grounded”.

You can join us on our social media pages, follow us on Facebook or Twitter and keep up to date with whats going on in South Devon.

Got a news story, blog or press release that you’d like to share or want to advertise with us? Contact us


Team account for We Are South Devon.