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! 


Zoey
Zoey
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Tabby / Mixed (short coat)
Color: brown patch tabby

Description: Zoey is a big girl who wants a family who understands her.  She is friendly and outgoing and likes attention.  She will let you know when she’s been overstimulated.  She would pre... Click for more information...

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

Description: Bella is a dilute tortie who is extremely sweet.  She will let you pick her up and hold her.  She is very playful and is bonded with  Hopper.  They've been together since they ... Click for more information...

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

Description: Bert also known as Bernie is a very loving cat who loves to be carried, wants to be a lap cat and needs attention. He loves to sleep in bed with his human and loves snuggles. He is pretty laid back an... Click for more information...

Butch Cassidy
Butch Cassidy
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Male
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Turkish Van / Mixed (short coat)
Color: brown tabby van

Description: Since Sheltering Hands home delivers each adopted cat, all adopters must live in the North Central Florida area.  Thank you for understanding. You can meet this wonderful kitty by appointmen... Click for more information...

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

Description: Callie is a confident girl who rubs against you and into your hand to get petted, however, she is not thrilled with being picked up and held.  She likes to sit on your lap as long as it'... Click for more information...

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

Description: This little guy was found wandering on the streets of Gainesville with his sister Chamomile.  He is energetic, friendly and outgoing.  He loves to run and chase toys and his rescuer describe... Click for more information...

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

Description: Chamomile is sometimes afraid of new situations and people, but once she knows you, she loves a good cuddle session and purrs her gratitude.  She likes to play, especially with toys on a string.&... Click for more information...

Cher Ami
Cher Ami
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Siamese (long coat)
Color: seal point siamese markings

Description: Cher Ami is a beyond gorgeous girl, but don't think that makes her a diva.  She's friendly and loves affection.  It's as if she doesn't know how pretty she is. She ... Click for more information...

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

Description: Chester and his housemates were rescued by and cared for by a loving couple.  Unfortunately some serious health issues are not allowing them to care for these deserving cats.   Chester ... Click for more information...

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

Description: Chickie and TC were surrendered because her mom wanted to travel.  Cats often live for 15 or 20 years so it's important to make sure you can care for them during their entire life span. ... Click for more information...

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

Description: Cirrus is a handsome young man.  He was recently found with 2 other cats near the woods.  Luckily a kind woman found them and after searching for their owner with no luck she contacted Shelt... Click for more information...

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

Description: Cool Breeze is a super sweet cat that was rescued after a fire destroyed his home.  Unfortunately his mom passed in the fire leaving Cool Breeze and his other house mates without a home. &nb... Click for more information...

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

Description: Dice and her housemates were rescued by and cared for by a loving couple.  Unfortunately some serious health issues are not allowing them to continue to care for these deserving cats.   Give this g... Click for more information...

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

Description: Ditto and his housemates were rescued by and cared for by a loving couple.  Unfortunately some serious health issues are not allowing them to care for these deserving cats.  This tabby van i... Click for more information...

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

Description: Fleetwood loves his tummy rubbed.  He will roll on his side and look up at you to see if you get the hint.   He's a great little guy who loves to play.    His favorite gam... Click for more information...

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

Description: Hopper is a sweet playful kitty.  He is bonded with his girlfriend Bella.  They've been together since they were babies and need to be adopted together. Since Sheltering Hands ho... Click for more information...

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

Description: Kazoo can be a little leery of people at first and  although she doesn't like being carried, she does love to sleep on a lap and snuggle at bed time. She will snuggle up to your face until yo... Click for more information...

Levi
Levi
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Male
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
Color: Black w/white tuft on chest, white rear feet

Description: Levi is a sweet kitten that loves to play and climb the cat tree.   After he has played to his hearts content he will sit on your lap and let you love on him.   Levi has teste... Click for more information...

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

Description: Lucy can seem a little timid at first, but give her a chance and you will see that once she trusts you she is an affectionate sweet girl.  She likes to be held and is a perfect lap cat.  She... Click for more information...

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

Description: You can’t go wrong adopting this adorable guy.  He’s a confident outgoing kitty with a handsome coat and stunning eyes.  He also has a mischievous playful side that can cause him to become overs... Click for more information...

Madison
Madison
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Tabby / Mixed (short coat)
Color: patch tabby - golden brown

Description: This golden brown tabby girl does not like to be picked up and held, but she does like to rub all over you, get all kinds of pets and curl up next to you on the couch.   She is playful ... Click for more information...

Molly
Molly
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Female
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Tabby / Mixed (short coat)
Color: Br. tabby w/white

Description: Molly and her housemates were rescued by and cared for by a loving couple.  Unfortunately some serious health issues are not allowing them to continue.   Apparently Molly showed up at h... Click for more information...

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

Description: Riva and her housemates were rescued by and cared for by a loving couple.  Unfortunately some serious health issues are not allowing them to continue to care for these deserving cats.   ... Click for more information...

Rocky
Rocky
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Male
Breed: Domestic Long Hair / Maine Coon (long coat)
Color: Tabby

Description: Rocky is a large boy and his size and long hair caused some additional issues his owners did not want to deal with.  (ie not cleaning himself and peeing outside the litter box).  Since he ha... Click for more information...

Sundance
Sundance
Status: Available
Species/Sex: Cat/Male
Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Turkish Van / Mixed (short coat)
Color: blue tabby van

Description: Since Sheltering Hands home delivers each adopted cat, all adopters must live in the North Central Florida area.  Thank you for understanding. You can meet this wonderful kitty by appointmen... Click for more information...