Meet Doakes, Super Duper Kitty Kat; He was Injured in Sunday's Brentwood Fire
On Sunday evening, Jessica Amen and Kyle Kushner lost just about everything when their two-story unit apartment in Brentwood went aflame. Over 100 Los Angeles firefighters fought the aggressive blaze for nearly an hour before extinguishing it, keeping it contained to only their unit. One resident and one firefighter sustained injuries, but nothing life threatening.
However, one cat, named Riggs, died. His pal and only thing the couple has left is the other pet cat, Doakes, who barely survived and went into intensive care.
It didn't take long, but friends yesterday afternoon rallied and made a Facebook page for Doakes requesting donations. "We are so thankful for all of our wonderful, caring friends and are forever indebted to you," Amen wrote on her Facebook. By midnight, Doakes had 59 fans cheering on his survival. If you want, you can too on Facebook.