Meet Our Cats

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If you are interested in adopting one of our animals, please fill out and submit an online adoption interest form.

PLEASE BE AWARE that Independent Animal Rescue is an organization of
volunteer foster homes, located primarily in the Raleigh/Durham/Chapel
Hill area of North Carolina. We only consider applications for homes located within 60 miles of Durham. Thank you!


Amelia

4 month old • Female
Amelia is such a sweet and playful little girl and she very much enjoys pets…

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Naomi

4 month old • Female
Naomi is still learning to trust humans but she is is an extremely loving little…

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Babs Bunny

7 year old • Female
Bunny looks at you with her little cross eyes and your heart melts. She has…

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Maia Annie

4 month old • Female

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Minte Kat

4 month old • Female

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Miracle Ribbon

4 month old • Female

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Nugget

2 month old • Male
Big personality in a small kitten package. Nugget is confident and knows what he wants.…

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Marble

1 year old • Female
Marble is an amazing mom and a more amazing cat. She is intelligent, she gets…

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Meru Shade

4 month old • Male

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Ash

3 month old • Male
Ash is a cuddly boy trying to keep up with bigger kittens he has been…

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Spice

3 month old • Female
Spice loves to run and play with her friends Ash and Nugget. She enjoys being…

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Dottie

8 week old • Female
Dottie is an all around awesome kitten. She has no fear and nothing gets her…

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Oscar

2 month old • Male
Oscar has a very sweet temperament. He is quiet and sometimes plays happily alone while…

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Luna

5 month old • Female
Luna is incredibly sweet and loves attention. However, she can also be very high energy…

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Frannie

7 month old • Female
Frannie is a gentle and playful kitten! She looks for you when you come to…

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Jerry

5 month old • Male
Jerry is very energetic and playful, but also enjoys cuddling with his twin brother George…

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George

5 month old • Male
George is energetic, friendly, and playful. He LOVES dogs and will walk amongst the 3…

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Lillianne

7 month old • Female
Lillianne is a shy girl, but she is also a very playful kitten. She loves…

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Coco

2 month old • Female
If you are one of Coco's close people, she will cuddle in your lap, rub…

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Milky

5 month old • Female

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Rowdy Roscoe

6 month old • Male
Rowdy Roscoe with a big purr. I just love people. As soon as I see…

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Baby Ruth

2 month old • Female
Baby Ruth was the smallest of her litter. She’s very, very soft and oh-so-fun to…

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Milo

2 month old • Male
Hello I'm Milo! I love everyone and everything! I fall asleep in 5 seconds but…

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Mazy

2 month old • Female
Hello, I am Mazy and I love being held. Every time my foster mother picks…

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Snickers

2 month old • Male
Snickers is always the first one to the food and the last one still there.…

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Pepper

2 year old • Male

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Pippa

2 year old • Female

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Dunkin

2 month old • Male
Dunkin is a very sweet little guy that is highly motivated by food! He waits,…

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Finnegan

1 year old • Male
Finnegin loves life and being the center of things, works well for him. Finn greets…

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Bill Weasley

2 month old • Male
Bill is very gentle and oh-so-soft! He likes to be petted behind his fluffy ears…

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Ron Weasley

2 month old • Male
Ron is an absolute doll baby! He is a spunky, playful little guy who loves…

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George Weasley

2 month old • Male
George loves to be held. No matter how busy he is, the moment you pick…

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Suki

2 year old • Female
Suki's life has been on-hold; she is excited about joining her forever family that she…

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Drusilla Mousebane

6 month old • Female
Drusilla Mousebane is a sweet, shy girl with a loving disposition. When she first joined…

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Ellie

6 month old • Female
Ellie loves attention and loves to be petted, but she is still a little unsure…

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Desi

1 year old • Male
Desi is a friendly boy who enjoys attention. He is very affectionate once he gets…

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DewDrop

3 month old • Female
DewDrop is a very social and outgoing kitten. She loves to run, play and cuddle…

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Skittles

3 month old • Male
Just like the candy, Skittles is a very sweet, cuddly and lovable boy. Like his…

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Ladybug

3 month old • Female
Ladybug is just like her partner in crime and brother, Goat. She loves to play…

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Goat

3 month old • Male
Goat is extremely playful! He loves to chase strings, watch outside, and climb on his…

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Cheyenne

6 month old • Female
I am very playful. Before I went into foster care you could find me playing…

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Mischievous Marvin

6 month old • Male
Aaargh Matie, I am a pirate's cat. I love riding shoulders, purring and snuggling with…

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Joy

1 year old • Female
Joy is a sweet kitty who takes a little time to warm up to new…

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Hope

3 month old • Female
Hope is a sweet kitten who purrs a grand purr to greet the people she…

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Kristo

3 month old • Male
Kirsto is a playful guy with an exuberance for life! He is brave and adventurous…

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Bootsy Two

6 month old • Female
Looks at those mittens and boots!! Of course, the name is Bootsy, and, obviously, I…

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Butterfly

5 month old • Female
Sweet, incredibly gentle, elegant kitten!! Butterfly is a beautiful five month old looking for a…

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Clyde

4 month old • Male
I can not say enough about how sweet Clyde is. He is always up for…

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Comet

3 month old • Male
Comet is the only boy in the family and has always analyzed a situation before…

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Foggy

4 month old • Male
Foggy is an extremely friendly kitten who adores to sit on your lap and be…

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Pepsi

3 month old • Male
This little cutie is one half of The Soda Pop Brothers. Just like his namesake…

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Sprite

3 month old • Male
This little guy is one half of The Soda Pop Brothers. Just like his namesake,…

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Joan

3 year old • Female
Joan is a really special girl who has returned to a relaxed and fun life…

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Elm

6 month old • Male
This super-sweet charmer loves spending time around his humans. He is affectionate and eager to…

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Mesa

6 month old • Female
She is affectionate yet independent, happy to spend hours entertaining herself with squirrel videos and…

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Zoey

6 month old • Female
Got Milk? Zoey is a gorgeous siamese with a splash of white on her face.…

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Mia

6 month old • Female
While Mia is not the most unique looking of her two sisters (one sleek all…

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Luna 19

6 month old • Female
Luna is a very gentle young cat who would do well with very gentle young…

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Ghostie

1 year old • Female
I am a young adult cat who has three kittens in the IAR foster program…

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Shadow

5 month old • Male
I love spending the day with my mom and running around the house chasing each…

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Sid

5 month old • Male
Sid with the Soul Patch. Foot-Under-Blanket savagerer and stomach napper. Sid is in the same…

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Sadie

5 month old • Female
Tiny but mighty!! Sadie is fostered with her brother Sid (ID# C-19-121). They're in a…

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Kimi aka Freckles

7 month old • Female
Kimi loves to hang out in her kitty hammock and play with dangling rope toys…

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Kipper

7 month old • Male
Kipper is a mellow and easy going kitten. He is very observant of the world…

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Nala Bee

1 year old • Female
Nala Bee is an outgoing, confident cat who enjoys interacting with her foster mom. She…

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Zuma

1 year old • Female
Unlike her sibling, Nala Bee, Zuma is a shy girl. She doesn't just look sweet.…

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Baby Buttercup

5 month old • Female
Baby Buttercup is just as sweet as you can imagine. She is very snuggly and…

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Elsa

7 month old • Female
Elsa and her sister started out shy but have warmed up quickly. Elsa is very…

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Ana

7 month old • Female
Ana and her sister were shy at first but have warmed up very quickly. Ana…

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Charm

6 month old • Female
Charm has the cutest little chirpy meow. She is a little shy but she is…

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Marilyn

7 month old • Female
Marilyn is a sweet kitty who will tolerate her wild sister to a fault. She…

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Phyllis

7 month old • Female
Phyllis is a wild little thing, flings herself into somersaults like she was on a…

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Ramonda

2 year old • Female
Ramonda is the sweetest kitty. She starts purring the second she eyes someone who may…

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Anne Bony

1 year old • Female
My sister, Grace, and I I love to play and climb into your lap. I…

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Grace O'Malley

1 year old • Female
My sister, Anne, and I I love to play and climb into your lap. I…

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Nitika

9 year old • Female
Nitika, aka Tika, is a very special girl who initially is reserved until she gets…

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Lilly

12 year old • Female
Lilly is shy at first, but is a sweet, playful, affectionate girl, who will walk…

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Allie

2 year old • Female
Allie is a wonderful cat who needs a patient, experienced cat person. She had a…

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Mary Betty

2 year old • Female
She is an affectionate and loving cat. She will welcome you at the door upon…

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Clary

6 year old • Female
My name is Clary. I was rescued under a bush near a restaurant by 4…

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Kiwi

1 year old • Female
Although a little shy at first, Kiwi is a loving kitty! She enjoys eating treats,…

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Lou

4 year old • Male
Louie is a gentle, sweet cat that is very friendly to his family, but a…

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Topaz

1 year old • Male
Laid back, favorite activity is to hang out with human friends and cuddle, good with…

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Acorn

1 year old • Male
Acorn is a shy guy and would like an owner to provide him with lots…

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Dumpling

1 year old • Male
Dumpling is a love bug. He likes to play hide and seek but he also…

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Lavender

1 year old • Female
Lavender is a very lively and curious kitten, with a penchant for exploration. She plays…

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Lilac

1 year old • Female
Lilac is a very social girl who loves to be petted. She gets very excited…

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Panda

1 year old • Male

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Bradley

1 year old • Male
Bradley always takes time to check things out before he gives his approval, but then…

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Tasha

1 year old • Female
Tasha is very sweet and loving; her favorite place is in your lap. She is…

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Felix

1 year old • Male
Felix is an young cat who loves to romp and play with his foster buddies.…

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Jonathan

10 year old • Male
Jonathan is a big sweet boy who's a little on the shy side. He's very…

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Naiya

1 year old • Female
Naiya was very shy when I got her. She came around quick. She loves a…

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Penny

2 year old • Female
Penny (aka Pen-Pen) is a sweetly shy and gentle young gal who is enjoying her…

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Miss Mews

2 year old • Female
Mews is a very sweet, gentle and loving kitty who gets along with all of…

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Puma

2 year old • Male
If you are looking for a super sweet, loving and affectionate cat, then Puma is…

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Ivy

6 year old • Female
Sweet Ivy will melt your heart. She is such a sweet, gentle and loving soul…

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Naava

3 year old • Female
Naava is a lovely cat who looks forward to seeing you and having you call…

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Daisy

2 year old • Female
Meeting Daisy is sure to make you smile. She is an unforgettable ray of sunshine,…

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Virginia

3 year old • Female
Virginia came to us with her 5 kittens. She was a great mama and now…

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Clio

1 year old • Female
Clio is a sweet and friendly girl who loves throwing her toys and leaping. Very…

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Rocky

1 year old • Female
Rocky is all sprint - run for dinner, chase after her favorite balls and play…

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Lilly Girl

2 year old • Female
Lilly Girl loves her belly rubbed and will let you know by flopping down on…

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Bella

2 year old • Female
Bella is energetic and playful. She likes to be petted, but only when it is…

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Marie

3 year old • Female
Marie loves humans! She will greet everyone, familiar or stranger, with lots of purring and…

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Cici

2 year old • Female

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Lacy

2 year old • Female
Lacy is so tiny. She is also on the shy side and will need to…

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Cagney

2 year old • Female
Cagney is shy but with the right home she will thrive. She plays well with…

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Ivy Girl

2 year old • Female
Ivy is a sweet girl and loves her siblings, Thistle and Thorn. While she enjoys…

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Macy

2 year old • Female
Macy is feisty! She can be shy when she visits somewhere new, but as soon…

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Kipling

2 year old • Male
This happy boy is always ready for an adventure. Joyfully bounding from room to room…

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Poe

2 year old • Male
With raven fur and soulful eyes, young Poe was born to love and be loved.…

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Bunny

3 year old • Female
Bunny managed to care for herself and her kittens under harsh conditions before she came…

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Thorn

2 year old • Male
Thorn is a sweet boy, is curious and playful, and loves his sisters, Thistle and…

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Erwin

8 year old • Male
Hello, friends. Erwin here. Are you ready for a big hunk-o-love cat? I am your…

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Xander

3 year old • Male
This mild-mannered boy enjoys wrestling with his brother <a href="https://animalrescue.net/C-16-139">Spike</a> and the female kitty in…

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Charlotte

4 year old • Female
Charlotte or "Charlie" for short, a bit of a diva, lets the humans know when…

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Jace

6 year old • Male

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Congratulations to our cats with pending adoptions!

Adoption Pending

Mr. Goodbar

2 month old • Male
Mr. Goodbar loves to talk and holds his own during any conversation. He purrs constantly…

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Adoption Pending

Milky Way

2 month old • Female
Milky Way is such a sweet, soft, cuddly little girl! She likes to crawl up…

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Adoption Pending

Donut

2 month old • Female
Donut is a lively little lady who adores attention from people. She loves to be…

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Adoption Pending

Bubbles

4 month old • Female
Bubbles is a tiny puffball of kitten energy. When she's not sleeping on her foster…

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Adoption Pending

Aslan

4 month old • Male
Like most bottle babies, Aslan is bonded to his human caregivers and he loves to…

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Adoption Pending

Hermione Granger

2 month old • Female
Hermione lives up to her name. She is the only girl in her litter, but…

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Adoption Pending

Fred Weasley

2 month old • Male
Fred is a joyful little being! He is happy, outgoing, energetic and playful. He has…

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Adoption Pending

Lottie

3 month old • Female
Lottie is the 'mother' of her foster sibs. She cleans them thoroughly and makes sure…

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Adoption Pending

Willow

3 month old • Female
Willow is a love bug and loves to give kisses and sweet meows to her…

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Adoption Pending

Rue

2 month old • Female
Rue is the tiniest nugget, but she doesn't know it! She hangs right in there…

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Adoption Pending

Seneca

6 month old • Male
Seneca is loving, almost a lap kitty. He is the calm source of comfort for…

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Adoption Pending

Socrates

6 month old • Male
Socrates is a treasure. He is outgoing, sweet, gentle and popular with his foster siblings.…

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Adoption Pending

Lulu

3 month old • Female
Lulu is just the sweetest little kitten. She's quieter than her foster sister, Sassy but…

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Adoption Pending

Ramona Quimby

4 month old • Female

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Adoption Pending

Meep

5 month old • Male
Meep and his sister Ramona are a pair. He is always close behind her on…

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Adoption Pending

Clementine

4 month old • Female
Meet your new best friend! Whether wrestling, playing, or cuddling up with you, this little…

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Adoption Pending

Thelma

5 month old • Female
Amazingly gorgeous kitty that is as sweet as she is beautiful. Thelma is a fun,,…

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Shaggy

5 month old • Male
While he wears a tuxedo, Shaggy is pretty chill. He's always up for a tummy…

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Adoption Pending

Nala

5 month old • Female
Nala is such a beautiful kitten in so many ways. She very active and really…

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Adoption Pending

Levi

2 year old • Male
Levi is a great cat with a lovable and playful personality. He is an active…

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Adoption Pending

Trinity

6 month old • Male
Trinity is small but mighty! He's very interested in exploring the world outside of this…

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Adoption Pending

Half Moon

6 month old • Female
Playful and mischievous but she is also gentle when handled. Loves other kittens and cats.

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Adoption Pending

Fannie

10 month old • Female
This excitable love bug loves to run around and play with cat toys. Fannie and…

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Adoption Pending

Sweet Pea

7 month old • Male
You can't help but fall in love with Sweet Pea! He is such an adorable,…

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Adoption Pending

Nylon

1 year old • Male
Nylor is an affectionate and playful young cat who enjoys the company of his brother,…

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Adoption Pending

Madras

3 year old • Male
Madras is an extremely handsome, silky, cuddly boy who loves playing and sleeping, and will…

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Adoption Pending

Peony

4 year old • Female
Peony is such a sweet kitty, and she is really blossoming! She is timid at…

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Adoption Pending

Misty

13 year old • Female
I love to talk to everyone who meets me! I will come to you and…

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Adoption Pending

Dahlia

8 year old • Female
I'm a curious and playful kitty! I love to run and jump and especially like…

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Adoption Pending

Chester

6 year old • Male

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