This is the heartwarming moment a squealing kitten was pulled out of a car bonnet.
Footage filmed on November 25 shows two men struggling to free the tiny cat, which had somehow climbed into a void inside the bonnet.
One of the men tries to gently pull the trapped kitten out, while another tries to coax it towards him by sticking a spanner into the cavity.
Eventually the rescuers free the kitten from the black Chevrolet in Erbil, the capital of Kurdistan.
The terrified young cat stares up its rescuer after it is pulled free from the car bonnet in Erbil, the capital of Kurdistan
A black and white kitten was rescued from a black Chevrolet car in Erbil yesterday
Two men work at the bonnet with a spanner in an attempt to free the little cat. One of the men manages to start teasing out the kitten with his fingers
The kitten was driven home and reunited with its mother in a heartwarming moment captured on video
In the video, the black and white kitten can be heard screeching in distress as the men try to free it.
Once it is pulled out, the men drive it home and then film the heartwarming moment the kitten scampers back to its mother.
It’s not the first time a kitten has had car trouble.
Just last month a stray kitten was rescued from a car engine by a Thai driver who heard the tiny cat meowing while he was on his way to work.
Settachet Guedchai heard a cat’s cries coming from his car during the morning rush hour traffic in Bangkok on October 21 and was surprised to find a kitten in his car engine
Settachet Guedchai heard the cat’s faint cries coming from his car while stuck in morning rush hour traffic in Bangkok during his 18-mile commute on October 21.
The baffled driver pulled over and checked inside his car, but couldn’t find anything.
It was only when he followed the sound that he was surprised to find a male kitten hidden in his engine.
Heartwarming footage shows Settachet coaxing the frightened ginger cat to a spot where he could reach it, and then lifting it out.