Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of cool kitties up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Bakersfield, so you won't have to look far to find the perfect fit.
Hoodline used data from Petfinder to power this roundup of cats available for adoption near you. Read on to meet some friendly, furry locals.
(Details like pet availability, training, vaccinations and other features are based on data provided by Petfinder and may be subject to change; contact the shelter for the latest information.)
Olive, domestic shorthair
Olive is a female domestic shorthair cat in the care of The Cat People.
Olive is the life of the party — she's happy to keep company with other cats. She's mastered her house-training etiquette. She's already vaccinated.
Here's what Olive says:
I get along with other cats. I am soft, cuddly and I have a fun personality as you can see from my pictures. I play and goof around a lot.
Read more about Olive on Petfinder.
Tami, domestic shorthair
Tami is an adorable female domestic shorthair cat in the care of The Cat People.
Tami is happy to keep company with other cats. Tami is vaccinated. Have no fear: She's already house-trained.
Notes from Tami:
Tami is my name and being cuddly is my game. I love to lie on your lap for you to pet me—I am a shoulder snuggler, too. Don't get me wrong though, I am also cunning, curious and playful all at the same time.
Read more about how to adopt Tami on Petfinder.
Rose is a winsome female Siamese cat currently housed at The Cat People.
Rose loves other cats. Rose has had all her shots. She has mastered her house-training etiquette.
Rose's current caretakers say:
I was rescued and brought to the kind people at the cottage to take care of me. Things are good here, but I would rather be with my new family. I am sweet, playful and adoring, but most of all, I am a queen. I want you to love me, feed me and pamper me and I promise to shower you with love and affection.
Read more about Rose on Petfinder.
Bailey, domestic shorthair
Bailey is a winsome female domestic shorthair cat staying at The Cat People.
Bailey is the life of the party — she's happy to keep company with other cats. She's mastered her house-training etiquette. Her vaccinations are already up to date.
More from Bailey:
I am sweet, playful and love lazy afternoons on the couch lying next to my peeps. I get along with other cats here at the cottage, but I would prefer to be where you are.
Apply to adopt Bailey today at Petfinder.
Leigh, domestic shorthair
Leigh is a female domestic shorthair cat currently residing at The Cat People.
Leigh is happy to keep company with other cats. She has been vaccinated. She has mastered her house-training etiquette.
Here's what Leigh's friends at The Cat People think of her:
She is a young cat who was a rescue and now is staying at the cottage waiting for someone just like you to come and adopt her to her forever home. Don't let her pictures fool youL She might like to lie around, but is mostly is playful.
Read more about how to adopt Leigh on Petfinder.
Delilah is a female tortoiseshell cat currently housed at The Cat People.
Delilah gets along well with other cats. Her vaccinations are already up to date. She is already house-trained.
Here's what Delilah's friends at The Cat People think of her:
Meet one of the cottage's rare dark hair tortie colored cats. We at the shelter here have seen a lot of tortoiseshell colored cats but none like Ms. Delilah here. Her darker shaded black and multi colors makes her unique. She is a young adolescent full of energy and curiosity.
Apply to adopt Delilah today at Petfinder.
Felicia, domestic shorthair
Felicia is a winsome female domestic shorthair cat currently housed at The Cat People.
Felicia is happy to keep company with other cats. She is spayed, and she has had all her shots. Have no fear: She's already house-trained.
Notes from Felicia's caretakers:
Felicia was rescued from the park with her babies. She is now fixed and ready for her forever indoor-only home. She is super sweet and calm-natured. She gets along with her cottage kitty mates. This all-black kitty will make a loving feline companion for you.
Apply to adopt Felicia today at Petfinder.
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