June 3 to be proclaimed Tara "The Hero Cat" Day in Kern County

Board of Supervisors recognize hometown legend

BAKERSFIELD - The Kern County Board of Supervisors will recognize a furry Bakersfield hero next week.

June 3, 2014, will be proclaimed as Tara "The Hero Cat" Day in Kern County.

Tara the Hero Cat became famous when she stepped between an attacking dog and her 4-year-old boy .

Tara "threw" the first pitch at a Bakersfield Blaze game and dropped the puck at the Bakersfield Condors game last week.

The video has over 22 million views on YouTube.

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