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.

WARNING: Cuteness overload ahead! 


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

Description: Cosmo recently came back from a senior for senior placement who could no longer care for him.  He is currently in a foster home who reports that he is an absolute amazing cat.  He adapt... Click for more information...

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

Description: Two cats turned into 5 when mom and dad were not spayed/neutered.  Then a year later all 5  lost their happy home due to health issues of their caretaker.  The adjustment to Shelter lif... Click for more information...

Abner
Abner
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Male
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: tuxedo with white chin and tip of tail

Description: Abner is a black and white tuxedo cat with a white chin and a white tip on his tail. He is friendly and loves to give head butts.   He also has a playful personality and could entertain you ... Click for more information...

Annie
Annie
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: black and white tuxedo

Description: Annie is a sweetheart who loves to be petted.  She rolls on her back and begs you with her eyes to keep petting.  You can't go wrong adding this lovable girl to your life.  ... Click for more information...

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

Description:  Donnie is very sweet and wouldn't hurt a fly.  However, he is hesitant to trust new people.  He doesn't give his love quickly but when he does it's very special.  He w... Click for more information...

Dora
Dora
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: black and white - white stripe on nose

Description: Dora has a fairly typical story, found as a kitten with her brother, kept for a couple years and is now moving and can't take the cats.  She is very curious - hence her name Dora the Explorer... Click for more information...

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

Description: Enya and her friend Gallager were found wandering around at the Centers on MLK Ave.   Enya is a confident girl who will slowly approach people she doesn't know.  She likes to be petted a... Click for more information...

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

Description: This sweet girl was rescued from a community cats colony.  It was obvious she was a friendly social little girl and did not belong there.  She is outgoing and affectionate and deserves a for... Click for more information...

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

Description: Fidget is a sweet gentle kitty.  Sometimes (not all the time)  she can be overwhelmed in new situations or with new people.  She may take her time before she approaches and needs a litt... Click for more information...

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

Description: Happy is not very happy right now.  His mom lost her home and subsequently Happy lost his.  He likes to be petted and will lean into your hand and rub all over you.  He would prefer not... Click for more information...

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

Description: Henry and his siblings were dumped in the woods. Fortunately, it was near a Sheltering Hands volunteer who noticed 3 of them running across her driveway one night.  At about 4 months old they see... Click for more information...

Hunter
Hunter
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Tortoiseshell / Mixed (short coat)
Color: tortoiseshell

Description:  Hunter is a great all round kitty.  She was born in a woodpile with her sister and found by some dogs.  They were too young to be on their own so a volunteer bottlefed them.   Bot... Click for more information...

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

Description: Huntley is one of those cats that is slow to trust but with a little patience you will find that he desperately wants to be petted and will lean into your hand and purr to try to show you.  He&nb... Click for more information...

Jordan
Jordan
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: red mctabby

Description: Jordan is a little shy and needs time to get used to new people in her life. She would prefer to have some quiet time to get to know you one on one. Once she warms up to you, she will show you how muc... Click for more information...

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

Description: This adorable little girl was found in a colony and it did not seem like she belonged. Initially she is scared and pulls away but quickly responds to kindness and pets.   She is almost all w... Click for more information...

Kismet
Kismet
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: black and white tuxedo

Description: Kismet was hit by a car and taken to Animal Services who found her  Microchip was registered to Sheltering Hands.  In May 2019 Kismet was spayed by a colony caregiver as part of our low cost... Click for more information...

Lola
Lola
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Tortoiseshell / Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: tortoiseshell

Description: Lola is a warm affectionate girl who appreciates attention and will let you know with a purr.  She will greet you and probably your guests at the door and would be great with a companion animal s... Click for more information...

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

Description: Meryl grew up in a home, but was not spayed and allowed to reproduce along with some other cats in the home.  Things got out of control and Sheltering Hands stepped in to help Meryl and some of h... Click for more information...

Mikey
Mikey
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Male
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: classic (target) brown tabby

Description: Mikey and his siblings were dumped in the woods. Fortunately, it was near a Sheltering Hands volunteer who noticed 3 of them running across her driveway one night. At about 4 months old they seemed to... Click for more information...

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

Description: Miss Kitty recently lost her home and is looking for a new one.   We are still learning about her, but already know she likes to be petted and doing so helps her feel more comfortable in her... Click for more information...

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

Description: Moe and his brothers are examples of the importance of spay/neuter.  The owner of their mom and dad did not have them spayed or neutered and the inevitable happened.  They could not find hom... Click for more information...

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

Description: I am a little cautious about who I befriend, since I’m still getting use to having non-mutant humans around. Ok so maybe I watch too many Xmen movies at Sheltering Hands. I am playful and really... Click for more information...

Patches
Patches
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: blue van

Description: In the shelter setting Patches has been a kitty who wants to stay to herself although she is sweet and likes to be petted, we believe she is just not happy in this environment.   She recentl... Click for more information...

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

Description: Riley loves to be petted and will rub his head against your hand if you stop petting.  He’s not shy but may hide and take a little time before he comes out to meet someone new.   ... Click for more information...

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

Description: This gorgeous smoke girl (black fur with a white undercoat) is having a hard time adjusting to shelter life.  According to the person who rescued her from the street she loves to play with flying... Click for more information...