An operation to rescue a cat which is stuck up a tree has entered its fourth day, with again from a scaffolding firm.
The cat used to be spotted up a tree in Tredegar, Blaenau Gwent, on Saturday, and the fire carrier tried to rep it down on Sunday without success.
Crews appealed for again and a local firm has constructed a structure in the end of the tree to try to rep the cat down.
On the other hand, the animal has to this point resisted all makes an try to trap it out with food.
The cat has provisionally been identified as Cookie, a female that went lacking from home.
Firm director Paul Ratledge stated his firm had obtained enthusiastic after being contacted by South Wales Fire and Rescue Service.
He told BBC Wales: “We had a mobile phone call from the local fire carrier.
“They’d tried with cherry pickers, they’d had a tree surgeon but they would possibly per chance per chance no longer rep it.”
The firm agreed to again and constructed scaffolding in the end of the tree, shut to the Rhyd Hall pub on The Rhyd.
However despite their finest efforts to tempt it out of hiding, Cookie is proving anxious to again.
Talking on Tuesday morning, Mr Ratledge stated: “Now we were there this morning, taking food to it.
“Now we have hassle up scaffolding boards on angles now so the cat would possibly be ready to rep down by itself.
“We obtained precise by it but it went up increased all all over again. It used to be crying a piece.”
He hopes the newly-placed boards will enable the scared creature to procedure again off by myself.
“We will lope to create our day’s work after which lope again to it,” he stated.
Leanne Skinner, who has been coordinating efforts to try to rep Cookie down, stated on Fb the scaffolding crew had been “amazing”.
She stated: “Fingers crossed this could be the day! There in actuality is nothing else we are able to create after the RSPCA, fire carrier, two cherry pickers and scaffolding. Silly cat!”
Ms Skinner stated Cookie had managed to rep to the discontinue tier of the scaffolding but “would possibly per chance per chance no longer work her way down”.