Cat in New Mexico Weighs In at Nearly 40 Pounds
Meow the cat will be placed on a special diet to lose at least 10 pounds.
Santa Fe Animal Shelter veterinarian Dr. Jennifer Steketee holds Meow, a 2-year-old tabby at the shelter in Santa Fe, N.M. Meow, arrived at the shelter weighing in at over 39 pounds, after his elderly owner could no longer care for the feline. The shelter plans to put the cat on a special diet so he can lose weight gradually. Adult cats typically weigh between 7 and 12 pounds. (Santa Fe Animal Shelter, Ben Swan/AP Photo)