Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are heaps of charming cats up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Dallas, 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.)
Violet, tabby mix
Violet is a cheeky female tabby mix in the care of Texas CARES.
Violet enjoys socializing with other cats, and doesn't mind kids. Rest assured: She's already house-trained, vaccinated and spayed.
Here's what Violet's friends at Texas CARES think of her:
Violet is sweet and friendly. She loves petting, and is learning to play. She will be shy at first until she feels comfortable, then her loving personality comes out. She will lean into your hand for more love and pets. She will make a great addition to any home!
Read more about how to adopt Violet on Petfinder.
Kiki, Maine coon mix
Kiki is a darling female Maine coon mix being cared for at Humane Society of Dallas.
Kiki is ready to make friends — she gets along well with other cats and children. She's already spayed, house-trained and has had all her shots.
Hi, my name is Kiki. I weigh 15 pounds right now, and have been told I am pretty and healthy. I like being a lazy girl, and I also love catnip. Come and meet me so I can steal your heart away.
Read more about how to adopt Kiki on Petfinder.
Sassy, domestic shorthair mix
Sassy is a winsome female domestic shorthair mix in the care of Texas CARES.
Sassy loves spending time around other cats. No need for concern: She is already house-trained, spayed and vaccinated.
Hello! My name is Sassy, and I am sweet and petite! I am not shy about exploring new places. I love to cuddle, and sometimes even give kisses. I am looking for my forever home, so if you think I am as cute as I know I am, please consider taking me home!
Apply to adopt Sassy today at Petfinder.
Izzy, tabby mix
Izzy is an adorable male tabby mix staying at Texas CARES.
Izzy gets along swimmingly with other cats. Have no fear: He is already house-trained, his vaccinations are up to date and he's neutered.
A bit more on Izzy:
Hello, my name is Izzy! I love people! I am a little shy for just a minute, and then I will turn on my purr machine and melt your heart. I am a very friendly and loving boy. Cuddling is one of my favorite pastimes. I like playing with toys, eating good food, watching water droplets go down the side of the shower and taking naps with people or other cats. Look into my big beautiful eyes and take me to my forever home!
Apply to adopt Izzy today at Petfinder.
Marlow, domestic shorthair mix
Marlow is an endearing male domestic shorthair mix being kept at A Voice for All Paws, Inc.
Marlow plays well with others — he gets along great with other cats, dogs and kids. He is already house-trained, neutered and vaccinated.
A few words from Marlow:
My name is Marlow, and I am told beauty is on the inside! I am the sweetest soul, and will chat with you while I rub in and out your legs. I am eight years old, so while not geriatric yet, I am pretty chill and would love to just hang out with you. I do like to play with toys on the floor, though. Nothing really bothers me!
Read more about how to adopt Marlow on Petfinder.
Frost, ragdoll and Turkish van mix
Frost is a lovable female ragdoll and Turkish van mix being cared for at Texas Exotic Cat Rescue.
Frost is happy to spend time with children, cats or dogs. Don't worry: She's already house-trained, spayed and vaccinated. Frost is a special needs pet, so please inquire about her specific care requirements.
Notes from Frost's current caretakers:
Frost is a beautiful van-patterned calico, and she has lovely black eye liner around her eyes. She is very sweet and loving. She is FIV positive, but she does not need anything different from any other healthy cat — good food, a good home and good care.
Read more about how to adopt Frost on Petfinder.
Gris, domestic and Siamese mix
Gris is a majestic male domestic and Siamese mix currently housed at A Voice for All Paws, Inc.
Gris is a social butterfly — he gets along well with kids, cats or dogs. He is already neutered, vaccinated and house-trained.
More details from Gris' caretakers:
Gris (pronounced like the country Greece) is a gorgeous, lilac point med-haired boy with the fluffiest tail we've seen! This boy was living on his own on the streets, and we are so happy he found his way to us. Gris loves to run and play, but will settle down making biscuits if you have a blanket nearby!
Read more about how to adopt Gris on Petfinder.
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