W Mill Pond kittens 4

Fifth-grade teacher Kristen Kilpatrick (left) cuddles a kitten that is being fostered by Karen Yeowell's family.
Fifth-grade teacher Karen Gowen cuddles a kitten while her students look on.
These girls are delighted by the five kittens.
Karen Yeowell, a volunteer with the Worcester Animal Rescue League, cradles two kittens while students wait their turn to pat them.

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