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!


Cheesecake

3 month old • Male
Everybody loves a good Cheesecake and I am no exception. Sweet, loving boy who is…

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Mousse

2 month old • Male
You'll find me most days lying on my back waiting for belly rubs or chasing…

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Caramel

2 month old • Female
Look at her! That's what most people say when they meet me. I'm strikingly beautiful…

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Moze

6 year old • Male
AKA Mr. Moze. Mozer Dozer, and Mozer the Poser. Moze is a gentle soul. He…

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Ramona Quimby

2 month old • Female

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Meep

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

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Clementine

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

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Victoria

5 month old • Female
Sweet, bold, and lively girl full of kitten spunk! She purrs like a motor and…

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Torte

5 month old • Female
Torte is a sweet girl who loves cuddling with her humans for naps. She'll lean…

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Elm

4 month old • Male
Sleek, jet-black fur, check. Wide-eyed Oooh-can-I-have-it stare, check. Fine-tuned pre-attack butt wiggle, check. Congratulations, you’ve…

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Mesa

4 month old • Female
You don’t know it yet, but Mesa’s borrowing your car. You’re also about to hand…

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Zoey

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

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Mia

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

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Luna 19

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

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Quentin (Mr. Supercute)

2 year old • Male
Mr. Supercute Quentin is gentle, loving and a bit shy at first. He prefers a…

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Ghost (Ghostie)

1 year old • Female
I have 3 wonderful kittens! I love playing with my kittens as well as keeping…

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Château

3 month old • Male
My true name is Shadow, but there is another little kitten on the web site…

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Phantom

3 month old • Male
I love spending the day with my mom and brother and sister. We run around…

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Spirit

3 month old • Female
I love spending the day with my mom and brothers. We run around the house…

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Rusty

4 month old • Male

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Don

1 year old • Male
Don is super personable. As you come home, he will always be greeting you in…

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Rio

4 month old • Male
He is a spunky little guy with a ton of energy! He loves to play…

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Jerry

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

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George

3 month old • Male
George is energetic, friendly, and playful and loves his racetrack toy. He would love to…

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Elaine

3 month old • Female
Elaine is a gentle, sweet girl who loves to snuggle and give you kisses. She…

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Kramer

3 month old • Male
Kramer is an energetic lovebug who loves to play with his sister Elaine. He loves…

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Tater

3 month old • Male
Tater is a self-assured cat, full of personality! He is bold and assertive, yet also…

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Drusilla Mousebane

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

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Igor Fluffenstein

4 month old • Male
Igor Fluffenstein is living large in his foster home. He has an abundant appetite and…

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Kimi

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

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Kipper

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

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Quinnie

2 year old • Male
Quinnie is the smallest of a litter of 3 brothers but that does not slow…

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Simba

4 month old • Male
This little ball of fur is a joy to be around. He loves attention and…

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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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Bo

3 month old • Male
Bo is a complete southern gentleman! He is so sweet and open to as much…

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Fiddle

3 month old • Male
Fiddle is a very cuddly kitten! He likes to play but is a bit more…

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Nala

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

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Churro

4 month old • Female
Hi - Looking for a friend with a shining personality and spirit? Pick me. I'm…

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Baby Buttercup

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

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Portabella

4 month old • Female
She is sweet and friendly and loves to cuddle with her brother Phoenix especially. If…

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Phoenix

4 month old • Male
He is incredibly gentle. Although slow to warm up to new situations, once he is…

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Elsa

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

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Ana

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

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Levi

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

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Stella

1 year old • Female
Stella is very social kitty who hasn't met a stranger yet. She loves meeting new…

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Merlin

4 month old • Female
Merlin is a sweet little girl wizard who loves snuggling and playing with her siblings

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Charm

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

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Lillianne

5 month old • Female
Friendly and playful gentle girl kitten. Ready for fun! plays happily with toys, people, other…

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Half Moon

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

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Frannie

5 month old • Female
Gentle and playful kitten. Looks for you when you come to the door and plays…

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Marilyn

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

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Phyllis

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

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Nuke

4 month old • Male
Nuke is a little bundle of pure kitten bliss! He loves to play and often…

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Annie

4 month old • Female
Annie is a complete sweetheart! She loves to play with her kitten buddies and then…

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Shadow

3 year old • Male
Shadow is an absolute sweet boy! He wants to follow you around and get as…

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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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Sunflower

5 month old • Male
Sunflower is an absolute delight! He is a real cuddle-bug who loves to be held…

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Sweet Pea

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

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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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Rayon

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

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Nylon

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

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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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Thomas

2 year old • Male
Thomas is a sweet cat who needs a patient, experienced cat person. He had a…

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Paladin

2 year old • Male
Paladin survived on his own until he had a lucky day when he came upon…

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Mary Betty

1 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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Sam

1 year old • Male
Sam is very sweet. He loves to rub all over you and roll around on…

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Esther

1 year old • Female
Polly and Esther are two sweet sisters who love to cuddle and play with each…

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Lou

3 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

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

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Dumpling

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

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Cheese

1 year old • Male

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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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Dexter

1 year old • Male
Dexter (formally Ginger) is a gorgeous buff boy with such a sweet face. His favorite…

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Popeye

1 year old • Male
Popeye is a chocolate brown kitten with a white spot on his chest and these…

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Olive Oil

1 year old • Female
Olive oil has a personality that is all her own. I would call her a…

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Jasper

1 year old • Male
If you are looking for a kitty who will greet you when you come home,…

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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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Harley

1 year old • Male
Harley and his brother Todd are active and inquisitive kittens. They were bottle fed as…

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Todd

1 year old • Male
Todd and his brother Harley are active and inquisitive kittens. They were bottle fed as…

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Gonzo

1 year old • Male

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Scooter

1 year old • Male

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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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Pedal

1 year old • Female
Pedal is a playful, loving cat. She loves wrestling with her slightly older foster brother…

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Bumper

1 year old • Male
Bumper loves to play! He is always looking for something to chase or pounce on.…

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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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Pepper

2 year old • Male

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Pippa

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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Bellatrix

2 year old • Female
Bellatrix is a spunky little kitten who quite enjoys the inside life. She spends her…

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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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Becca

3 year old • Female
Becca is a beautiful kitten, both inside and out. Her right eye was infected as…

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Raven

8 year old • Female
Raven is a treasure! She will take her time getting to know a person, but…

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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
Jace is a sweet little boy that loves to play with his "sister" Clary. He…

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Congratulations to our cats with pending adoptions!

Adoption Pending

Hugo

3 month old • Male
Hugo’s favorite place to be is upside-down in your hands, having his face stroked. It’s…

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Adoption Pending

Coco

3 month old • Female
Though she be but little, she is fierce! Coco is a pint-sized kitten with a…

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Adoption Pending

Daphne

3 month old • Female

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Adoption Pending

Thelma

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

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Adoption Pending

Fred

3 month old • Male
Fred is part of the Scooby Doo kittens and is the biggest of his litter.…

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Adoption Pending

Shaggy

3 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

Violet

3 month old • Female
Violet is a purring machine. Her main goal in life is to be held and…

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Adoption Pending

Klaus

3 month old • Male
Wrap Klaus in a blanket, and he melts into kitten butter! But don't worry, when…

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Adoption Pending

Sunny

3 month old • Male

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Adoption Pending

Daffodil

3 month old • Female
Daffodil has a very similar demeanor to her sister Baby Buttercup. She is very social…

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Adoption Pending

Dandy-Lion

3 month old • Male
Dandy-Lion is a snuggly yet playful little guy. He loves to run, jump, and play…

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Adoption Pending

Trinity

4 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

Duke

4 month old • Male
Duke is a bit shyer than his sibling but learning to warm up. He has…

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Adoption Pending

Rosa

4 month old • Female
Very loving and will purr pretty much all day. She is constantly moving around and…

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Adoption Pending

Luna

4 month old • Female
Luna is a little bit timid at first, but once she is acclimated she is…

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Adoption Pending

Fannie

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

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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

3 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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Adoption Pending

Tygarian

6 year old • Male
Tygarian is a real beauty with very pale orange patches. He loves to sleep with…

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