All Cats in Wheelchairs Must Be on a Leash

Pooh Bear the cat is at odds with the law

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It’s the law! At least in Melbourne, Fla., where a woman who let her dog and walking-impaired cat roam free was slapped with more than $200 in fines Tuesday.

“We have someone that just is not getting the fact that you have to be in control of your animal when it’s off your property,” Capt. Bob Brown of the Brevard County Animal Services told Orlando’s

Thing is, Pooh Bear the cat is not going far: his back legs don’t work, so owner Yvonne Steel has provided him with a pair of wheels that let him shuffle about and get some exercise.

Poor Pooh Bear.