Interested in adopting a pet — or just gazing at some furry felines near you? There are dozens of darling cats up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Columbus.
Animal shelters and pet rescue groups work hard to care for unhoused pets and connect them to loving homes. Hoodline used data from Petfinder to power this roundup of cats currently available for adoption.
(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.)
Sapphire, domestic shorthair
Sapphire is a female domestic shorthair cat staying at Every Pet Needs a Home.
Sapphire gets along well with dogs, cats and kids. She is spayed, has had all her shots and is already house-trained.
Sapphire's current caretakers say:
Sapphire is a very active girl who loves to get into every box and bag possible. She is full of energy and waiting to find her forever home.
Apply to adopt Sapphire today at Petfinder.
Marbles, Dilute calico
Marbles is a female Dilute calico cat staying at Every Pet Needs a Home.
Marbles is a social butterfly — she'll get along great with dogs, cats and children. Good news: She's already house-trained. Her vaccinations are already up to date, and she is spayed.
Notes from Marbles' caretakers:
Marbles is thriving and loves life. Everyone who meets her adores her. She is ready to find her home.
Read more about Marbles on Petfinder.
Zoe is a female tortoiseshell cat being cared for at PetPromise.
Zoe loves dogs and cats. She is also vaccinated and spayed.
Read more about how to adopt Zoe on Petfinder.
Chloe, domestic shorthair
Chloe is a female domestic shorthair cat being cared for at PetPromise.
Chloe is a social butterfly, and she'll get along great with your dogs and cats. Her vaccinations are already up to date, and she is spayed.
Read more about how to adopt Chloe on Petfinder.
Mabel, domestic shorthair
Mabel is a sweet female domestic shorthair cat currently housed at PetPromise.
Mabel is a social animal — she loves children, cats and dogs. Her vaccinations are already up to date, and she's spayed.
From Mabel's current caretaker:
Mabel is a beautiful, young and petite kitty. She is great with kids and anyone she meets. She loves to cuddle and will even have a conversation with you after a long day.
Read more about Mabel on Petfinder.
Mickey, Dilute calico
Mickey is a winsome female Dilute calico cat currently residing at PetPromise.
From Mickey's current caretaker:
This pretty girl is a very playful kitten who loves to run around with her foster siblings. She loves to be in your presence and is always curious about what you are doing, but she is not one to want to be picked up all the time. She loves to lay at your feet at night, curled up on top of a warm blanket.
Apply to adopt Mickey today at Petfinder.
Walter, domestic shorthair mix
Walter is an adorable male domestic shorthair mix currently housed at Cat Welfare Association.
Walter is already neutered.
From Walter's current caretaker:
Walter is determined to find someone who seeks a lap cat. He takes pleasure in a quieter lifestyle.
Apply to adopt Walter today at Petfinder.
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