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Cat Woman North Iceland Person of the Year

The readers of the newspaper Akureyri Vikublað voted Ragnheiður Gunnarsdóttir as North Iceland’s Person of the Year.

kisukotChristmas Eve at Kisukot, where the homeless cats dined on tuna and dried fish. Source:

Ragnheiður established the cat shelter Kisukot (literally ‘Cat Cottage’) for homeless cats in Akureyri, North Iceland, last year.

“Of course I love cats… and try to give them a good hug and bright future,” she told Akureyri Vikublað on accepting the award.


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