Welcome Green Monsters! We're your online guide to making conscious choices that help people, animals and the planet.
Download food monster: the biggest, baddest, yummiest vegan food app!
Buy the #EatForThePlanet book
single

SUBSCRIBE TO OUR Newsletter

  GET FOOD MONSTER AppX

Sometimes animals enter our lives in the most unexpected of ways. Some, even, fall right into your lap. No really! Just ask Ellie Haywood.

Ellie, a resident of Melbourne, Australia, and her roommates live in an old home, so old cracks are to be expected. With a storm about to hit their area, Ellie and her roommates placed several buckets out to catch the water from their leaky ceiling.

But then Ellie and her roommates heard scratching from the ceiling. And then a loud crash…  

A kitten and his mom literally fell from the ceiling! “Part of my bedroom ceiling caved in and a kitten fell out of it. No one actually saw the kitten and his mother fall through but we found them straight away,” Ellie told LoveMeow.

The mama cat ran out of the house immediately, unfortunately, but the kitten stayed. The little one was understandably terrified, hissing and spitting at Ellie and her roommates.

asbestostheroofcat/Instagram

But he eventually came around! “He makes us so happy. He’s very active and still a bit clingy, but he’s getting there,” Ellie told Love Meow.

Ellie has named the cutie Asbestos. Seems fitting!

@asbestostheroofcat/Instagram

Ellie took Asbestos to a local veterinarian for a check-up and he got a clean bill of health. If you’d like to keep up with Asbestos, you can follow him on Instagram!

@asbestostheroofcat/Instagram

 

A kitten may not fall through your roof, but you can still help needy cats! There are thousands of deserving cats waiting for their forever homes at an animal shelter near you. Choosing to adopt rather than shop for a new pet helps to reduce the homeless pet population and can help free up more space in a shelter for other animals who desperately need itFostering an animal is another great way to help animals in need!

Even if you cannot foster or adopt, you can still help kittens. Participate in your local trap-neuter-release program to ensure that no unwanted kittens are born or use your social media accounts to raise awareness about the importance of adoption and spaying or neutering your pets.

And be sure to share this sweet story with all the cat lovers you know!

Image Source: @ellerodeo/Twitter

Want to read more posts like this? Sign up for our newsletter below!​

Browse through some recent posts below:

Interior Dept. to Allow Hunters to Bait Alaskan Wildlife With Bacon and Donuts – Unless We Speak Up NOW

Dog Hit by a Car and Left to Drag Himself Through Rio Grande Valley Finally Found a Place He Doesn’t Have to Run From

These Men Burned a Snake Alive For Fun – Help Get Them Charged With Animal Cruelty

Photo of Pit Bull Who Used to Be Kept in a Crate and Abused for Fights Proves There Is Always Hope


Disclosure: One Green Planet accepts advertising, sponsorship, affiliate links and other forms of compensation, which may or may not influence the advertising content, topics or articles written on this site. Click here for more information.

4 comments on “This Kitten Literally Fell Through a Ceiling Into the Arms of His New Family! (PHOTOS)”

Click to add comment
Moya Woodward
5 Months Ago

Through.....


Reply
Walter Bakker
5 Months Ago

And the cat threw himself through the ceiling...


Reply
Jennifer Ferro
5 Months Ago

Sorry ...it’s *through .


Reply
John Pasqua
5 Months Ago

FATE.


Reply


Subscribe to our Newsletter




Follow us on


Do Not Show This Again

×

Submit to OneGreenPlanet


Terms & Conditions ×
  GET FOOD MONSTER APPX