Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of charming cats up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Pittsburgh, so you won't have to look far to find the perfect new pal.
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.)
Carmela, domestic shorthair
Carmela is a female domestic shorthair cat currently residing at Pittsburgh C.A.T.
Carmela gets along well with dogs. Her ideal forever home would be a cat-free environment. She is vaccinated and spayed. She has mastered her house-training etiquette. Carmela is a special needs pet, so please inquire about her specific care requirements.
Here's more about Carmela:
This beautiful girl is social and enjoys being petted and brushed. She can be bribed with treats and likes to converse with you. She's fairly independent, but she does like to keep you company. Carmela's favorite thing is a nice soft bed she can snuggle in.
Apply to adopt Carmela today at Petfinder.
Bessie, domestic longhair
Bessie is a female domestic longhair cat being cared for at FosterCat Inc.
Have no fear: She's already house-trained. Bessie is already spayed and vaccinated.
Here's more about Bessie:
This lovely lady is around five years old and is a bit shy at first, but will warm up with a bit of time.
Read more about how to adopt Bessie on Petfinder.
Ember, domestic shorthair
Ember is a darling female domestic shorthair cat staying at FosterCat Inc.
Ember is spayed and vaccinated. She's already house-trained.
Here's more about Ember:
This kitty is between one and two years old. Ember is extremely sweet and gets along with everyone she meets.
Read more about how to adopt Ember on Petfinder.
Jax, domestic shorthair and tabby mix
Jax is a male domestic shorthair and tabby mix being cared for at Animal Advocates Inc.
Jax needs special time to bond with you: He will need a home free of other cats and kids. Have no fear: He's already house-trained. Jax is already neutered, and he has had all his shots.
Here's more about Jax:
Jax is loaded with energy. He will tolerate being held, but for only a short period. Jax is curious about everything and everyone. He will require a home with people who are used to cats as he gets so excited to play, jump and nip. He needs to go to a home with no other cats and older children and adults.
Read more about Jax on Petfinder.
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