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“She really didn’t think she would see the cat again after such a long time,” Kosenbach told Agence France-Presse. Since going missing in 1996, Poldi had been living in the forest about 20 miles from Moser’s home.

Kosenbach added that the cat’s survival was very rare, and that he had developed liver and thyroid problems.

“The cat was not feeling well – and obviously wanted to be found,” she told the Daily Mail. “He is now enjoying being looked after and is happily back with his owner at long last.”

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