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Animal Allies: Thurstan

Posted at: 09/20/2012 8:45 AM

Fans of the classic sitcom "Gilligan's Island" will recognize where the name of this kitty comes from.

Sarah Ojard from Animal Allies stopped by with a kitten named Thurstan on Good Morning Northland Thursday. And this cat took a liking to meteorologist Ben Dery.

Thurstan came from a previous owner with two other litter mates, Ojard said. He is about 15-months-old and is available at the Duluth shelter.

Coming up on Sept. 29, Animal Allies will be having a big event at Petco in Duluth. The majority of the shelter's animals will be available there. Discounted adoption fees are available and Petco is offering free grooming.

For more information on Thurstan, the big event at Petco or any other available pets at Animal Allies, visit www.animalallies.net or like them on Facebook.