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!


Luigi

3 month old • Male
Gentle and playful kitty seeks kind-hearted human(s) for long-term relationship. The perfect human for me…

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Remy

3 month old • Male
Handsome and curious kitty seeks gentle human for companionship, engaging playtime, and late-night snuggles. The…

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Jubilee

3 month old • Female
Jubi is the Greatest Purrer of the Lands! This lil girl is sure to be…

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Parsnip

7 month old • Female
Parsnip is a burst of energy and cuteness overload in your day. She’ll keep you…

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June

2 month old • Female
Presenting June Junebug Carter Cash, coming to a venue near you! This gal will play…

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Johnny

2 month old • Male
Introducing The Man in Black (and white): Johnny. Johnny and his soulmate, June, will rock…

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Rory

9 month old • Male
Rory loves life and everyone (furry or not) that he meets! He has plenty of…

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Big Bear

6 week old • Male
Big Bear is a laid back, easy going kitten that loves everyone. He is the…

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Wolfie

6 week old • Female
Do you remember a famous female Yellowstone wolf 926F named Spitfire? Spitfire's soul moved to…

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Frosty Paws

6 week old • Female
Frosty Paws is the most beautiful black kitten I've ever seen. Her fur has white…

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Little Bear

6 week old • Male
Little Bear is a super kitten: cuddly, purry, curious and playful. Loves people and dogs…

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Daisy

5 month old • Female
Daisy, Daisy, give me an answer do. I'm half crazy all for the love of…

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Sade

1 year old • Female
Sade is a sweetheart! She will purr on contact and gently lean in. She is…

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Banfi

3 month old • Male
Banfi is as sweet as it gets! Banfi is a sweetheart who purrs instantly when…

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Bomani

3 month old • Male
Bomani is sweet and cuddly! Loves being held, will purr instantly when held. Bomani loves…

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Chloe

3 month old • Female
Chloe is very playful, she loves to run and jump after shoe strings and Pom…

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Shaia

3 month old • Male
Shaia is such a gem! A very easy going, kind, and playful guy. He has…

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Sherlock Pawlmes

3 month old • Male
Hi, I am Sherlock. Honestly, you can't hide anything from me! I am curious, playful…

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Paco

2 month old • Male
My name is Paco, I LOVE TO PLAY! I would play with my brother Spicy…

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Spicy

2 month old • Male
Despite being named Spicy, I really am a sweet boy. While I love to play…

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Sunny

4 month old • Male
Sunny is a friendly, adventurous boy with a heart of gold! He likes to run…

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Mooney

4 month old • Female
Mooney is a heartbreaker! She will steal your heart with her sweet chats and her…

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Buster

6 year old • Male
Stop scrolling! You have found the perfect partner. As Elvis used to sing, I'm a…

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Nova

3 month old • Female
This lil' miss might be the CUTEST kitten on Earth. Look at that nose! Those…

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Casper

3 month old • Male
Meet the little lover that almost made us foster fails. We love him so much…

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Checkers

4 month old • Male
Checkers is as sweet as he looks. He loves to cuddle and to be held.…

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Neo

3 month old • Male
This cuddlebug loves to be picked up and snuggled or carried around. He will lift…

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Trinity

3 month old • Female
This sweet and gentle girl loves to chase string, play with her brother Neo, and…

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Chess

4 month old • Male
Chess is the life of the party. He plays hard and then crashes hard to…

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Sam

5 month old • Female
Sam is a playful and sweet kitten. She LOVES toting around her favorite little stuffed…

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Sadie

5 month old • Female
Sadie is a sweet and playful girl with a loud purr like a motor. She…

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Sweet Tea

6 month old • Female
Sweet Tea (aka Sweetie) is true to her name and so sweet! She is relatively…

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Teddy

5 month old • Male
Forget My Little Pony. He's My Little Velociraptor. You'll get a peek at his tail…

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Mac

3 month old • Male
Hi everybody! My name is Mac, and my brother Cheese and I are the most…

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Cheese

3 month old • Male
Hi y’all! My name is Cheese, and my brother Mac and I are the most…

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Dorito

6 month old • Male
Dorito has a great, quirky personality. While shy at first, you'll win his trust with…

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Basil

8 year old • Male
Basil is a very social guy, and really just wants to be near a human…

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Minnie

1 year old • Female
Minnie is a sweet and loving young 1,5 yr old Tortie who loves spending time…

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Mr. Fluff

7 month old • Male
This beautiful boy is very curious. He will follow his foster Mom all around the…

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Washington

4 month old • Male
If you love both puppies and kittens, this is the cat for you. Washington is…

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Jordyn

5 month old • Male
Jordy loves playtime, romping and cuddling with his siblings and foster mom and is usually…

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Patsy

5 month old • Female
Patsy is a sweet, lovable and extremely playful kitten. She loves attention and will always…

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Pepper

9 month old • Female
Pepper is still a kitten, and enjoying kitten life now that her maternal duties are…

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Domino

8 month old • Male
Domino is a super sweet and lovable boy who adores his people! He enjoys looking…

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Mary Shelley

2 year old • Female
Shelley loves to boop her face on yours, sidle up to your leg for pets,…

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Emil

6 month old • Male
Sweet and attentive. Emil is very active and playful. Keeps his foster mom company while…

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Sonny

7 month old • Male
Sonny is a sweet boy and just loves cuddling with Sweet Mama (C-20-505), and they…

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Sammie

4 month old • Male
Sam is such a gentle and old soul! After adjusting to novel situations, Sam truly…

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Nacho

3 month old • Male
Nacho is a bundle of fire, energy, and love! He was found meowing his head…

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Clementine

5 month old • Male
Clementine was a little shy at first, but he's come right out of his shell…

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Cleo

5 month old • Male
Cleo is super outgoing and friendly and his purr motor starts up as soon as…

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Miss Mews

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

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John B.

6 month old • Male
John B. is a super sweet boy who loves to run, jump and play with…

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Congratulations to our cats with pending adoptions!

Adoption Pending

Squash

2 month old • Male

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Adoption Pending

Toast

4 month old • Male
Toast is a sweet and playful kitten. He loves mischief but will also cuddle in…

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Adoption Pending

August- “Gus”

2 month old • Male
August, “Gus” is a curious and playful little black puff ball who loves lots of…

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Adoption Pending

Tatum

2 month old • Male
Tatum (short for Tatum Tater Tot Tummy) is a tiny but mighty petite boy with…

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Adoption Pending

Sage

2 month old • Female
Sugar, spice, & everything nice! Sage is such a sweetheart! She is so attentive to…

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Adoption Pending

Bernie

3 month old • Male
Bernie is as sweet and cuddly as he looks. He is easy to pick up…

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Adoption Pending

Butters

4 month old • Male
Butters is a sweet love and loves all people! He has a great purr box…

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Adoption Pending

Lyra Silvertongue

2 year old • Female
Lyra is a sweetie pie through and through, with a touch of scrappiness thrown in.…

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Adoption Pending

Rue

2 month old • Female
Rue is a tiny powerhouse & has personality plus! She would win Miss Congeniality in…

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Adoption Pending

T Rex

2 month old • Male
Rex just joined our pride and is settling in with his 3 siblings. He made…

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Adoption Pending

Eddie

2 month old • Male
Eddie is a curious and social lovebug! He loves to race and tackle his siblings.…

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Adoption Pending

Pip

2 month old • Male
Out of this loving trio, Pip shows the most affection and gazes at you with…

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Adoption Pending

Sweet Mama

2 year old • Female
Sweet Mama is easy to purr and needs to be adopted with Sonny (C-20-506)

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Adoption Pending

Greta

2 month old • Female
Awwww! Do you see how cute I am? My foster Mom fawns over me but…

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Adoption Pending

Gideon

2 month old • Male
People? Love them. Dogs? The best. Kids? Yes please. Cats? Of course. There really isn't…

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Adoption Pending

Gracie Grey

3 month old • Female
Although slightly more reserved than Gus, she does play hard with him and is super…

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Adoption Pending

Gus

3 month old • Male
Really sweet, Gus is inquisitive and loves to play with sister Gracie Grey. Gus must…

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Adoption Pending

Laira

5 month old • Female
Sweet and adorable. Lap kitten alert! Laira is very happy to be held and to…

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Adoption Pending

Oreo

4 month old • Male
Oreo is a cuddle king! He is so sweet - he just wants to sit…

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Adoption Pending

Snickerdoodle

4 month old • Male
Snickerdoodle is so much fun! He loves to play, and grabs his toys on his…

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Adoption Pending

Little Foot

4 month old • Female
Little Foot is tiny but mighty! Well rounded girl just like her big sister. She…

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Adoption Pending

Big Foot

4 month old • Female
Big Foot is a gorgeous tortie girl with her very own superhero mask! She is…

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Adoption Pending

Silk

1 year old • Female
Gentle and sweet but timid black cat. Likes to be close to you but not…

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Adoption Pending

Miesha

2 year old • Female
When her foster mom first met her, Miesha was in mom mode and ran the…

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