Cat seen eating $1,100 worth of smoked fish at supermarket (video)By Mason White 11:09 AM December 16, 2014
|Cat eating smoked fish at supermarket|
By: Chan Yuan
(Scroll down for video) Supermarket employees and customers were shocked to find a cat feasting on high quality smoked fish, according to a video uploaded to the Internet.
According to video surveillance footage of the store in Vladivostok, Russia, the cat ate and spoiled seafood worth about 60,000 rubles ($1,100), on Thursday.
The cat ate vacuum packed smoked fish and squid, a spokesperson for the supermarket, which is located at the airport, said.
Airport security officers said that the facility enforced a strict no cat policy, leading them to believe that the animal might have escaped from one of the passengers.
The video of the incident has been uploaded to YouTube, and it went viral. So far, the video was seen about 2 million times.
The owner of the supermarket, Irina Kuzmina, said that the cat not only munched on flounder, sole and flatfish, but also ripped packages with dried octopus and other seafood delicacies.
She said that all the remaining fish was dumped and the showcases were disinfected.