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Welcome to Sheltering Hands

Pawsatively Bettering the World.  One Cat a Time.

We're a 501(c)(3) nonprofit located in Ocala, comprised mainly of dedicated volunteers.  Our mission is simple: Improve the lives of cats through humane care, low-cost spay/neuter surgery, comprehensive cat adoption programs, education, and support services for the community.

Upcoming Events

2023 Blessing of the Animals

Saturday, October 7, starting 8:30am

Hope Lutheran Church

The Villages


The DR will see you MEOW: Vaccine Clinic

Thursday, October 19: 9 am - 1 pm

10397 N US-27 



Online Trivia Night to benefit the cats

Tuesday, October 24

Games start at 8:00 pm


Olaf's Chili Challenge

January 20, 2024

McPherson's Complex

801 SE 25th Ave



Our Partners


Contact Us

 (352) 840-0663

Option 1: Adoptions Team

Option 2: Scheduling/Info

Option 3: Connect with our Medical Staff

Option 4: Love for a Lifetime Program

Model Cat
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Mailing Address

Clinic/Main Location

PetSmart Adoption Center

PO Box 773175

Ocala FL 34477

10397 N US-27

Ocala, FL 34482

534 US-441

Lady Lake, FL 32159

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