Bailey was a beautiful, 10-year-old, Maine Coon cat that was brutally beaten and set on fire on the evening of December 8th, 2008. He was found the next morning by his family outside of their north St. Catharines townhome on Old Pine Trail. He was immediately rushed to the vet but unfortunately, due to his extensive injuries, he died en route.
A reward fund has been established to help find whoever is responsible for this terrible act of animal cruelty. Donations to the fund can be made at any Meridian Credit Union branch to account 3523693.
The Lincoln County Humane Society is investigating. Anyone with information is asked to come forward by calling the Humane Society at 905-682-0767, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or by sending a text message to 274637.
In an effort to support Bailey's family,
a Facebook group,
"Who hurt Bailey?"
has been established.