Christina Commisso
Staff Reporter

Staff at the Toronto Humane Society will need to wait a few more days to ensure the kittens rescued from a plastic bag earlier this week have not contracted any serious illnesses.

Ten kittens were heard crying inside a No Frills bag close to Vaughn Rd. and Oakwood Ave. on April 22. Their umbilical cords were still attached when they were found. One kitten has since died, but a spokesperson for the Humane Society is hopeful the remaining nine will survive.

“They’ve been OK, their weight is balancing out and they seem to be strong and active,” said Ian McConachie. “It’s too early to tell if there are any serious problems.