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After being trapped on a tree for nearly a week, rescued black cat finds loving home with tree specialists

The only tree Phantom will be seeing anytime soon is the Christmas tree inside his new owners' home.

A Knoxville cat has gone from being stuck atop a tree to being a gift under the tree.

The black cat had drawn concern from neighbors in West Knoxville after he got stuck up in a tree for nearly a week. Thankfully, a couple of tree service companies -- Mencer's Tree Service and Baumann Tree Service -- volunteered to help. Miles Mencer was out early Tuesday morning and was able to get him down.

Credit: Miles Mencer

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Now a couple days later, the cat has found a fitting and loving home with Matt and Ashlyn Baumann, owners of Baumann Tree Service.

He also has a name: Phantom. 

"We were thrilled to be able to adopt him and give him a happy home. Plus...this guy obviously loves the trees," Baumann Tree Service posted to Facebook Thursday. 

Ashlyn said they are loving the cuddles with their new family member. 

Credit: Ashlyn Baumann