Winter is cold, wet, and rainy. Stray and pet cats will hide inside the engines of cars to keep warm and stay away form the cold. Please be sure to check for cats before starting your car! You may think it would never happen to you, but it could very well happen, don't be ignorant and cost a kitty his life.
Before starting the car, bang on the hood a few times, and be sure to slam your door, these simple things can warn a cat, and give it time to remove itself from your engine.
Please let everyone know, spread the word!