The city of Merced said the Applegate Park Zoo's cat, Pinkie, is missing, and authorities are asking the public’s help in finding her. The cat was last seen Saturday afternoon before the zoo closed.
The zoo's mascot is described as being very friendly and playful, said Zookeeper Donna McDowell in a news release
Pinkie is a 6-month-old gray tabby with a distinctive feature. She has extra toes on her front and back paws.
Anyone with information on the missing cat is asked to contact McDowell at (209) 564-0595.