What’s New Pussy Cat? Woe! Algonquin Puts Hotel Kitty on Satin Leash

matildaoncheckindeskjpg 300x199 Whats New Pussy Cat? Woe! Algonquin Puts Hotel Kitty on Satin LeashThe New York Post calls it a “meowtrage”: the Algonquin’s formerly free-range cat, Matilda III, has been tethered to a satin leash in what the Post depicts as a bid to earn an ‘A’ grade from the city’s Department of Health.

The Algonquin has had a resident cat since the 1930s and calls Matilda III “our most famous guest.”