Animal Browse

Stay awhile and browse through the pictures and descriptions of our available cats/kittens. Once you find a cat that looks like a good fit for your family, please start the adoption process by clicking on the pre-adoption application button or email adoptions@shelteringhands.org

To meet a cat at our Main Location (10397 N US-27, Ocala) please contact our Adoptions Team at (352) 840-0663 or adoptions@shelteringhands.org and schedule a formal Meet/Greet.  

To meet a cat at our PetSmart Location (534 US-441, Lady Lake) visit during store hours based on our coverage schedule at the store.

WARNING: Cuteness overload ahead! 


Alex
Alex
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Male
Breed: Tabby / Mixed (short coat)
Color: brown wide striped tappy

Description: Hi, I'm a hero, a love, and I rescued Fiona, My name is not Shrek but Alex, I've not had a normal cats life for sure, in fact I've had a bit of bad luck with owners who became ill and h... Click for more information...

Angela
Angela
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: Black

Description: Hi, I'm Angela!  I'm a typical energetic kitten who loves to play.  Play is my love language.  Pull a string or fly a feather toy around me and I will become your friend.  ... Click for more information...

Annabelle
Annabelle
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Bobtail / Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: white

Description: Hi I'm Annabelle, My previous owner was in declining health and my care was inconsistent.  I was often outside and not able to get in.  Although neighbors tried to catch me I was too ... Click for more information...

Arrowhead
Arrowhead
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Male
Breed: Tabby / Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: Brown McTab

Description: Hi I'm Arrowhead, I was rescued from a feral colony  by Sheltering Hands.  As time went on and I asked for pets and love they realized I was actually quite friendly The clin... Click for more information...

Ayesha
Ayesha
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: smoke (white undercoat)

Description: To schedule a meet/greet with this pawsome kitty, we recommend that you complete a Pre-Adoption Application which is available here:  www.shelteringhands.org/info/adoption.    F... Click for more information...

Bobbin
Bobbin
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Russian Blue / Mixed (short coat)
Color: blue

Description: Hi, I'm Bobbin!   I'm a cute girl that is looking for a family to call my own.  I'm still a bit shy, but I am getting better with people every day.  I just need a li... Click for more information...

Buddy
Buddy
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Male
Breed: Tabby / Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: brown mctab & white

Description: Howdy Ya All , I'm a good ol' boy named Buddy!  NO I'm not old I'm a 3 years young boy.  I've come along way from when I first arrived at Sheltering Hands with a hurt paw. I received great medica... Click for more information...

Cecile
Cecile
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: Black with small white locket

Description: Hi I'm Cecile.   I’m  a sweet little girl, who is totally self sufficient.  I generally prefer to stay in the back ground and watch all the activity.  Once it's... Click for more information...

Chimera
Chimera
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: black

Description: Hi I'm Chimera, I'm quite friendly once I have a few minutes to smell you and get to know.  I love getting petted and will rub against you and purr to show my appreciation.  I'm not a small kitten... Click for more information...

Cinnamon
Cinnamon
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Domestic Long Hair / Mixed (long coat)
Color: gray and white

Description: Hi I'm Cinnamon, I was in a home where two unsterilized cats became 40 unsterilized cats with more to come.  In cooperation with Marion County Animal Services, Sheltering Hands and other r... Click for more information...

Daisy
Daisy
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: black

Description: Hi I'm Daisy, I was found early in life and have had a hard time trusting people.  If you have a little patience your heart will be full when you sit quietly and I come up and crawl on you... Click for more information...

Dex
Dex
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Male
Breed: Siamese
Color: chocolate point

Description: Hi I'm Dex, I had a happy home for a few months, but when my dad died my mom needed to travel and could not care for me. Sheltering Hands said they would find me another home.  I will be quite the... Click for more information...

Fiona
Fiona
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Domestic Medium Hair / Mixed (medium coat)
Color: black

Description: I am Fiona the beautiful princess, not the ugly ogre. I was pretty scared when I arrived at Sheltering Hands. There were lots of strange sounds, people and cats, it really frightened me, so I put on m... Click for more information...

Fire
Fire
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Male
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: Brown target tabby w/ white

Description: Hi I'm Fire, I admit I am a bit of a talker, I like to tell you what I'm thinking about.  I'm affectionate, smart and very curious.  Beware I can be a little underfoot when I ... Click for more information...

Frankiebear
Frankiebear
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Male
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Tabby / Mixed (short coat)
Color: brown mctabby

Description: Hi I'm Frankie, I'm the most independent of my siblings.  I like getting loved on but often you will find me away from all the hub-bub - just doin' my own thing.  I do get alo... Click for more information...

Gloria
Gloria
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Tabby / Mixed (short coat)
Color: brown tabby and white

Description: Hi I’m Gloria! My owner died recently and I had no where to go.  Fortunately Sheltering Hands stepped up and is working to find me a new furever home.  I’ll admit I’m havi... Click for more information...

Gus
Gus
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Male
Breed: Siamese (short coat)
Color: chocolate point

Description: Hi I'm Gus, I had a happy home for a few months, but when my dad died my mom needed to travel and could not care for me. Sheltering Hands said they would find me another home.  I will be q... Click for more information...

Jet
Jet
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Male
Breed: Tuxedo / Mixed (short coat)
Color: black and white tuxedo

Description: Hi I'm Jet, I was rescued from a salvage yard and did not have a good experience with people until recently.  I'm just now coming out of my shell and not hiding.  I sit and watch ... Click for more information...

Knox
Knox
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Male
Breed: Tabby / Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: blue mctabby

Description: Hi I'm Knox, My siblings and I have been with Sheltering Hands since we were too young to survive on our own.  Fortunately, we had our young kitty mom to care for us and she did a magnific... Click for more information...

Leann
Leann
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Tabby / Mixed (short coat)
Color: brown ticked tabby

Description: Hi I'm Leann, I've been told I'm a sweet sweet little girl.  I like being held and will purr purr for you when you do.  I love games almost any...feather toys that fly in the ... Click for more information...

Leo
Leo
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Male
Breed: Tabby / Mixed (short coat)
Color: brown mctabby

Description: Hi I'm Leo, I'm a young boy who loves cuddling with my brother and sister.  I get along well with other kittens and adult cats.  I'm a good eater, good napper, good playe... Click for more information...

Lou
Lou
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Male
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: brown and white mctabby

Description: Hi I’m Lou, I was hiding with my sister in the engine of a Tuscawilla Park truck.  Fortunately a kind soul rescued me from there.  It takes me a while to warm up to new people but a l... Click for more information...

Lucie
Lucie
Status: Available
Species: Cat
Breed: Turkish Angora / Mixed (short coat)
Color: tortie and white

Description: Hi I am Lucie,  I was found in a colony of cats that was schedule for spay/neuter.  I was too little for surgery and looked kind of sick and it was really cold. Sheltering Hands decided... Click for more information...

Lucky
Lucky
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Male
Breed: Tabby / Mixed (short coat)
Color: brown tabby

Description: Hi I'm Lucky,  Snow White is my mom and when myself and my siblings were all rescued Sheltering Hands found us a foster home until we got old enough to be on our own.    I&#... Click for more information...

Mantus
Mantus
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: black

Description: To schedule a meet/greet with this pawsome kitty, we recommend that you complete a Pre-Adoption Application which is available here:  www.shelteringhands.org/info/adoption.    F... Click for more information...