Shipwrecked & Abandoned

 Get me out of here! 

Life ring“Get me out of here” springs to mind on a sinking ship. U.S. Life-Saving Service’s Captain Henry E. Ketcham and his surfmen obliged, hauling the crew and Tim, the ship’s cat, to safety in a breeches buoy in time for Christmas dinner reports Able Seacat Bart.    Read more

 

 Daily bread 

In Daily Bread Able Sea-cat Bart shares the experience of a ship’s cat torpedoed during the Battle of the Atlantic who survived on hardtack (and flying fish). Relive this World War II tale of survival from the story curator of seafaring felines, the sailors’ pest controllers, shipmates, mascots and pets.   Read more

 

 Cannon cat cold case reopens 

What happened to the ship’s cat? Able Sea-cat Bart revisits the sinking of USS Monitor during the American Civil War in Cannon Cat Cold Case. Was there a seafurrer on board or not the story curator of seafaring felines, the sailors’ pest controllers, shipmates, mascots and pets asks Dr Anna Holloway.   Read more

 

 Great barrier grief 

HMS Pandora with the captured Bounty mutineers on board came to grief on Great Barrier Reef, but they rescued the ship’s cat from the sinking ship. It’s gripping shipping news says Able Sea-cat Bart, story curator of seafaring felines, the sailors’ pest controllers, shipmates, mascots and pets.   Read more

 

 Fur & feathers 

Fur and Feathers is an extraordinary tale of South Shetlands sealing, shipwreck, survival, and the Cora’s ship’s cat buddying up to the local penguins. You couldn’t invent this says Able Sea-cat Bart, story curator of seafaring felines, the sailors’ pest controllers, shipmates, mascots and pets.   Read more