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Cats Available for Adoption

The top section of this page contains cats under the care of Animal Friends Rescue Project. The bottom section contains cats not under the direct care of AFRP (we provide these listings as a courtesy to the public to help these cats get new homes).

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Postings updated on: Sep 17, 2019 at 5:33 PM.

AFRP Cats Looking for Homes - Call (831) 333-0722 if you are interested

Also please visit our adoption locations to see some more of our feline friends.

AFRP only adopts out cats that have been spayed/neutered. The adoption fee is $150 which helps to cover the cost of all care the animal has received, including their spay/neuter, vaccines, microchipping, and FIV/FeLV testing. Adopters are encouraged to take their new AFRP cat to one of our participating vets for a free wellness check (see list of participating vets).

Zarina
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With a perpetual smile on her face, Zarina is a cheerful 2-year-old tuxedo kitty that arrived at the Salinas Animal Shelter with four tiny kittens to care for. She was placed in foster care, and she was a wonderful mom to her kids. Now that kittens are grown and her work is done, Zarina is looking forward to relaxing in a home of her own. She's a friendly, affectionate and playful cat that will be a wonderful match for most any family. Meet her at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Lachlan
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Looking a lot like her mother Zarina, also on the web, Lachlan is a sweet 4-month-old tuxedo kitten with lots of love to share with a person of her own. Raised in foster care after coming to AFRP from the Salinas Animal Shelter, Lachlan was one of the unlucky kittens that developed ringworm (a fungal skin condition) and needed to undergo weeks of treatment over the summer. Happily, Lachlan is now all clear and ready for her forever home. Meet her at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Karen
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With lovely aqua eyes and a sweet disposition, Karen is a 4-month-old kitten with lots of love to share with a person of her own. Raised in foster care after coming to AFRP from the Salinas Animal Shelter with her siblings and her mother Zarina, also on the web, Karen was one of the unlucky kittens that developed ringworm (a fungal skin condition) and needed to undergo weeks of treatment over the summer. Happily, Karen is now all clear and ready for her forever home. Meet her at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Domino Kitten
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With a cute heart-shaped nose and a polka-dotted coat, Domino is a fun and frisky 2-month-old black and white kitten that was raised in foster care after coming to AFRP from the Monterey County Shelter. Bright and full of silly kitten games, Domino will play for hours and then fall fast asleep on your lap. Meet this delightful little guy at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Melita
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Taken to the Monterey County Shelter as a 3-day-old orphan, Melita beat the odds by surviving and thriving! Bottle fed in foster care with her two sisters, Melita is a charming, social and loving 5-month-old tuxedo kitten looking for a lap! She was raised with other cats, kittens and a friendly small dog. This cuddly girl is ready for her forever home! She is currently in foster care and is available for meet and greets. Click here for an online application.

Domino
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Handsome Domino is a mellow, easygoing 3-year-old Tuxedo cat that loves napping, eating and getting petted and scratched. He was originally adopted from AFRP several years ago, and recently returned to our care when his guardian could no longer care for him. When you meet Domino, you will notice that his eyes are a bit cloudy. His vision is fine, and he is not in pain. He simply has some scarring that was caused by a severe eye infection as a tiny kitten. A daily application of Blink eye drops helps keep his eyes moist and comfortable. He will need to continue to eat a prescription urinary food to prevent the formation of crystals in his bladder. Meet Domino at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Blackburn
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Blackburn is a sleek and shiny 1-year-old black cat with a super sweet and friendly personality. He was adopted from AFRP as a kitten, and recently returned to our care when his guardian could no longer care for him. Originally from the Salinas Animal Shelter, Blackburn was bottle fed in foster care as a tiny kitten, and he's grown up to be a happy, healthy and athletic adult. Named for a variety of tropical Butterflyfish, Blackburn is ready to dive into your heart and home! Meet him at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Scout
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With gorgeous green eyes and a cute pink nose, Scout is an adorable 4-month old grey tabby kitten that would love to meet you! He was raised in foster care after being rescued as a tiny stray from the streets of Salinas. He is doing great now, but he was seen by an eye specialist because of some adhesions of conjunctiva adjacent to the tear duct of his left eye. He needs no treatment at this time but should have a follow-up eye exam in March 2019, which AFRP will pay for if necessary. Meet Scout at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

James
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All dressed in basic black, James is a distinguished 4-month-old black kitten with handsome golden eyes. Raised in foster care after coming to AFRP from the Salinas Animal Shelter, James is a social, happy and playful boy that loves to snuggle on laps. He was one of the kittens that needed to be treated for ringworm (a fungal skin condition) over the summer, and now he's healthy and ready for a home of his own. Meet James at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Juliette
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Juliette is a love! With dramatic abstract markings and a friendly and confident personality, this 4-month-old kitten is ready to be the center of your universe! Raised in foster care after coming to AFRP from the Salinas Animal Shelter, Juliette was a bottle baby that tends to form strong bonds with the humans in her life. She gets along great with other felines and loves to play with kitten toys. Meet her at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Lambkin
Playful, friendly and full of soft snuggles, Lambkin is a stunning 6-month-old black kitten with silky, medium-long fur. Raised in foster care after coming to AFRP as a tiny bottle baby, she's now a happy and healthy young cat that is eager to share her love with a family of her own. Lambkin gets along wonderfully with other cats, and loves attention from people. She is very athletic when chasing her kitty toys! Meet Lambkin at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.
Cersei
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Named for the infamous Lannister siblings in Game of Thrones, Cersei and her brother Jaime (also on web) are not nearly as conniving as their television namesakes. Rescued as abandoned street kittens and raised in foster care, Cersei is gentle and somewhat timid 2-month-old brown tabby that appreciates kind words and soft petting. She'll do best in a fairly calm and quiet household that will give her time to adjust to new surroundings. Meet Cersei at the Pet Food Express adoption location at the Crossroads in Carmel. Click here for an online application.

Jaime
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Named for the infamous Lannister siblings in Game of Thrones, Jaime and his sister Cersei (also on web) are not nearly as conniving as their television namesakes. Rescued as abandoned street kittens and raised in foster care, Jaime is a friendly and playful 2-month-old brown tabby that appreciates kind words and soft petting. He loves to chase feather toys and furry toy mice. Meet Jaime at the Pet Food Express adoption location at the Crossroads in Carmel. Click here for an online adoption application.

Tice
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Sweetest boy ever! Tice is a 3-month-old orange tabby kitten that was raised in foster care with his siblings after being rescued as abandoned babies. Tice is a friendly and social boy that lays at your feet at meal time. He's a major purr machine that loves attention and has a cute way of flopping on the floor when he lays down. His siblings are Tiny Tim, Tate, Tucker and Tottie. Tice is currently in foster care and is available for meetings. Click here for an online application.

Tate
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Love bug! Tate is a 3-month-old orange tabby kitten that was raised in foster care with his siblings after being rescued as abandoned babies. He is a friendly and social boy that wags his tail and rewards you with a happy purr when you cuddle with him. He and his siblings have a cute way of flopping on the floor when they lay down. His siblings are Tiny Tim, Tice, Tucker and Tottie. Tate is currently in foster care and is available for meetings. Click here for an online application.

Tiny Tim
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Small but mighty! Tiny Tim is a 3-month-old orange tabby kitten that was raised in foster care with his siblings after being rescued as abandoned babies. Tim is a friendly and social boy that lays at your feet at meal time. He's a pro at carrying his kitten toys around the house in his mouth. He and his siblings have a cute way of flopping on the floor when they lay down. His siblings are Tice, Tate, Tucker and Tottie. Tiny Tim is currently in foster care and is available for meetings. Click here for an online application.

Tucker
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With a rich pumpkin colored coat, Tucker is a 3-month-old orange tabby kitten that was raised in foster care with his siblings after being rescued as abandoned babies. He is a friendly and social boy that lays at your feet at meal time, and has the loudest purr of his litter. Tucker loves attention and has a cute way of flopping on the floor when he lays down. His siblings are Tiny Tim, Tate, Tice and Tottie. Tucker is currently in foster care and is available for meetings. Click here for an online application.

Tottie
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Tottie is a 3-month-old tortoiseshell kitten that was raised in foster care with her siblings after being rescued as abandoned babies. Tottie is a friendly and social girl that loves to purr and stretch out while receiving belly rubs and back scratches. She is very motherly and nurtured and comforted her brothers after their rescue. Her siblings are Tiny Tim, Tate, Tucker and Tice. Tottie is currently in foster care and is available for meetings. Click here for an online application.

Grazson
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Grazson is a handsome 4-month-old orange tabby kitten that was raised in foster care after being rescued from South Monterey County. Sadly, he somehow suffered an injury to his right eye as a youngster, and his vision is limited on that side. He can still run, jump, climb, chase and play like any other young kitten and his impaired vision does not slow him down one bit! Grazson gets along great with other cats, and he should have an indoor-only home. Meet him at the Petco adoption location at the Del Monte Center in Monterey. To arrange a meeting/adoption, call Sarah at 831-383-2476.

Storm
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Storm is a survivor! Raised in foster care after being rescued from a storm drain, this sweet and playful 4-month-old tabby and white kitten is happy he got a second chance. Storm gets along great with other cats and kittens, and he has a wonderful purr when you scratch him under the chin. Playful and athletic, Storm loves to chase feather toys and laser lights. Meet him at the Petco adoption location at the Del Monte Center in Monterey. To arrange a meeting/adoption, call Sarah at 831-383-2476.

Hazel
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Hazel is a lovely 3-month-old calico that loves to be held and cuddled. She was rescued from the streets of Salinas as a youngster and she was raised in foster care with other kitten friends to play with. She would appreciate being adopted with a feline friend! Hazel loves to play in tunnel toys and snuggle on your lap for a nice nap. Meet her at the Pet Food Express adoption location at the Crossroads in Carmel. Click here for an online application.

Ziggy
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Ready to play? Ziggy is a 3-year-old brown tabby with lots of happy energy! He loves to climb, explore and go bonkers over catnip! Ziggy originally came to AFRP as a tiny kitten and was raised in foster care. He was adopted as a kitten, but recently returned to our care when his family moved and could not take him along. Ziggy is a fun and social cat that gets along great with other cats, dogs and kids. Meet him at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Buck
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Open a can of wet food, and Buck comes running! He's a super sweet 3-month-old black kitten that was raised in foster care after being rescued from the streets of Salinas as a youngster. Anemic and infested with fleas, Buck is a strong little guy that is now healthy and playful. He loves belly rubs and romping with his foster kitten friends. Buck is currently in foster care and is available for meetings. Click here for an online application.

Bingo
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Whoever adopts Bingo will be lucky indeed! He's a very social and outgoing 4-month-old grey and white kitten that enjoys lap time and being close to his person. Bingo was found at four weeks old living with his siblings in an abandoned car on the streets of Salinas. Raised in foster care, Bingo loves to eat and play with his foster buddies. He is currently in foster care and is available for meet and greets. Click here for an application.

Scotty
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Just an all-around nice kitten, Scotty is ready to be your best buddy! This 4-month-old white and tabby boy was raised in foster care after being rescued as an abandoned youngster. Smart, silly and athletic, Scotty loves to scamper around the house playing with his toys and wrestling with his siblings. Meet Scotty at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Skylar
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With sea green eyes and a unique grey and white coat, Skylar is an affectionate 4-month-old kitten who is ready for a lifetime of love. Raised in foster care after being rescued as an abandoned youngster, Skylar is now a happy and healthy girl that loves to run, jump, climb and play! A bit shy in new situations, she'll do best with an adopter that can give her time to adjust to her new home. Meet Skylar at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Scarlet
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Baby face! Scarlet is an adorable 4-month-old grey tabby kitten with big green eyes and a soft and silky coat. Raised in foster care after being rescued as an abandoned youngster, Scarlet is ready to fill your heart and home with kitten love. She can be a bit timid in new situations, and she'll blossom in a household where she's allowed to adjust at her own pace. Scarlet gets along great with other felines. Meet her at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Jojo
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Check out those eyes! Jojo is a stunning 3-month-old tortie point Siamese mix kitten looking for some love! She was an abandoned kitten living under some bushes at a fast food restaurant in Salinas when rescued. She was one sick kitten with a terrible abscess on the top of her head that became septic and almost killed her. Fortunately, Jojo pulled through and she's now a happy, fun, healthy and very lucky kitten! She is currently in foster care and is available for meetings. Click here for an online application.

Glasgow
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Glasgow is a handsome 2-year-old tuxedo cat with a heart-shaped nose and soft, medium-long fur. This great cat origianlly12 mnm came to AFRP as a tiny orphan from the Salinas Shelter, and he was bottle fed in foster care. He was adopted as a kitten, but recently returned to our care when his family could no longer care for him. Glasgow is a very playful, happy and sweet cat that enjoys attention and gets along with dogs. His former family taught him to walk on a harness and leash! Meet Glasgow at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove. Watch his video.

Norma
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Norma is sweet and silly 3-month-old black and white kitten that was raised in foster care since she was only 3 days old, with her mother Melanie and her sister Bianca, also on the web. Her foster mom says Norma is the thinker in the family, and holds down the fort. She loves dinnertime and treats! She and her sister Bianca are a wonderful bonded pair, and they'd love to be adopted as a pair. Meet Norma at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Bianca
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Busy bee! Bianca is a playful 3-month-old grey and white kitten that loves to get into everything! She was raised in foster care since the age of 3 days with her mother Melanie and her sister Norma, also on the web. Bianca is a great door greeter, toy mouse thief, and friend to all her feline buddies. Everyone loves Bianca, and she knows it! This tomboy princess is fond of men and especially enjoyed spending time with her foster Pa. She and her sister Norma would love to be adopted as a pair! Meet Bianca at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Jess
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Classic beauty! All dressed up in tasteful black, Jess is a 4-month-old kitten with golden eyes and a sweet and mellow personality. She was rescued from the streets of Salinas as a youngster, and was raised in foster care. Jess enjoys playing with her foster kitten friends, but she's also an observer and sometimes is happy staying on the sidelines. Jess will do best in a somewhat quiet home with plenty of love and attention. Meet her at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Bo
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Named for a character in the old Dukes of Hazzard TV show, Bo is a good-natured 4-month-old buff and white kitten with an eye for the ladies! This sweet and affectionate fellow is happy to lounge on your lap or snuggle against your neck in hopes of getting some love and kisses. He and his brothers were raised in foster care after coming to AFRP from South Monterey County. Meet Bo and he'll pounce into your heart! He's at the Pet Supplies Plus adoption location at the Country Club Gate Center in Pacific Grove. Click here for an online application.

Lovey Dovey
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What a sweetheart! Lovey Dovey is a gorgeous 5-month-old black kitten with silky, medium-long fur. She was bottle-fed in foster care after coming to AFRP from the Salinas Animal Shelter. Lovey is a playful kitten that loves making up new games and exploring new places. Pick her up for a cuddle, and she'll reward you with a cheerful purr! Meet Lovey Dovey at the Pet Food Express adoption location at the Crossroads in Carmel. Click here for an online application.

Pookie Bear
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Pookie Bear is a cuddly 5-month-old kitten with fluffy, medium-long fur. This handsome boy came to AFRP from the Salinas Shelter as a youngster, and he was bottle-fed and raised in foster care. Pookie Bear has lots of playful energy and he loves to chase wand toys and laser lights. He gets along great with other felines and loves to snuggle under your neck! Meet this purr monster at the Pet Food Express adoption location at the Crossroads in Carmel. To arrange a meeting, please fill out an online application.

Orange Blossom
Sweet as sugar and friendly as a puppy, Orange Blossom is a lovely 1-year-old orange tabby that came to AFRP from a local vet clinic as a homeless mother cat with two kittens to raise. She did a wonderful job raising her kittens, and now she's ready to soak up some love and attention for herself. Orange Blossom is a happy, healthy, playful and affectionate girl that will be a wonderful match for most households. Meet her at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.
Zorro
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With a cute white spot on his neck, Zorro is a sweet and friendly 4-month-old black kitten with lots of love to share. He was raised in foster care after coming to AFRP from the Salinas Animal Shelter. With a happy personality and lots of silly energy, Zorro will keep you entertained with his swashbuckling antics. Stroke his back and he'll reward you with a sweet purr! Meet Zorro at the Petco adoption location at the Del Monte Center in Monterey. To arrange a meeting, call Sarah at 831-383-2476.

Robin
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With beautiful golden eyes and a sleek and shiny coat, Robin is a lovely 1-year-old brown tabby looking for a second chance. This friendly girl enjoys chin-scratches and head-rubs, and has enough playful energy to keep you entertained all day long. Robin was rescued after being abandoned in Salinas, and she's grateful for a roof over her head, a soft bed and regular meals. She's a hero cat that donated blood to save a kitten at our vet clinic! Meet this sweet cat at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Honey
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Honey is an adorable 1-year-old orange and white tabby with a sweet personality and wonderful house manners. She raised a litter of kittens in foster care after coming to AFRP from the Monterey County Animal Shelter, and now she's ready for a home of her own. She's an adult cat with the playfulness of a kitten, enjoying wand toys and kitty treats. She has perfect litter box habits, uses her scratch pad, and stays of most furniture though does enjoy a window perch. She can still be a bit timid with new people, but once she warms up she's your friend for life. Meet Honey at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

PeeWee
Pee Wee is a little guy with a big purr! This adorable 3-month-old orange tabby kitten loves to chat and enjoys playing with anything that moves! He and his siblings were bottle fed in foster care after coming to AFRP as tiny orphans. Pee Wee loves to be the center of attention and will return your love one hundred-fold! Meet this friendly little guy at the Pet Food Express adoption location at the Crossroads in Carmel. To arrange a meeting/adoption, please fill out an online application.
Rollie
Rollie loves to explore! This charming 3-month-old orange and white tabby kitten has lots of playful energy and loves to run, jump and climb. He and his sibling were bottle fed in foster care after coming to AFRP as little orphans. Rollie starts to purr the moment you pick him up! He's a talkative, social and silly kitten that will keep you smiling all day long. Meet him at the Pet Food Express adoption location at the Crossroads in Carmel. To arrange a meeting/adoption, please fill out an online application.
Rojo
Rojo, the Spanish word for red, is a handsome and playful 2-month-old orange tabby kitten that was rescued in South Monterey County and was raised in foster care with his brother Naranja, also on the web. Like many orange tabbies, Rojo has a friendly and confident personality. He wants to be friends with everyone! He and his brother can be adopted together or separately. Meet Rojo at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.
Naranja
Naranja, the Spanish word for orange, is an adorable 2-month-old orange tabby kitten that was rescued in South Monterey County and was raised in foster care with his brother Rojo, also on the web. Like many orange tabbies, Naranja has a friendly and confident personality. He has a happy purr when you pick him up, and he loves to play and explore. He and his brother can be adopted together or separately. Meet Naranja at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.
Opal
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Opal is a sweet 1-year-old brown tabby that was rescued as a young homeless mother cat with a litter of four kittens to care for. She raised her kittens in foster care and though she was a wonderful mother, now she's ready to relax on a lap, enjoy a window-side shelf, play with catnip toys and have some time for herself. Opal gets along with other cats and loves attention. Meet her at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Badger
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Badger is a 2-month-old brown tabby kitten named for the interesting markings on her face. She and her sister Bader, also on the web, were raised in foster care after coming to AFRP from the Salinas Animal Shelter as tiny kittens. Badger can be a bit uncertain when meeting new people, but once she gets to know you she's a playful and affectionate companion. Her favorite toys are plastic springs and mice with rattles. She'd love to be adopted with her sister, two-for-one adoption fee applies. Badger is currently in foster care. Click here for an application.

Bader
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Bader is a 2-month-old brown tabby kitten named for RBG, because she's unafraid to defend her sister (often with a hiss!). She and her sister Badger, also on the web, were raised in foster care after coming to AFRP from the Salinas Animal Shelter as tiny kittens. Bader can be a bit timid in new situations, but has discovered that humans can be trusted. She loves neck-scratches and food! She'd love to be adopted with her sister, who mentors her. Two-for-one adoption fee applies. Bader is currently in foster care. Click here for an application.

Parsley
With a cheerful attitude and lots of love to share, Parsley is a playful 4-month-old orange and white kitten with a striped and ticked coat. She and her mother and siblings were raised in foster care after coming to AFRP from the Monterey County Animal Shelter. Parsley loves to romp with her siblings and sleep with them in a heap! Meet her at the Pet Supplies Plus adoption location at the Country Club Gate center in Pacific Grove. Click here for an online application.
Cilantro
Beautiful girl! Cilantro is a green-eyed 4-month-old orange and white tabby with a striped and ticked coat. She and her mother and siblings were raised in foster care after coming to AFRP from the Monterey County Animal Shelter. A bit shy until she gets to know you, Cilantro is ready to be your best friend! Meet her at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.
Basil
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Handsome Basil is a sweet 4-month-old orange tabby with a very unique curved tail. He and his mother and siblings were raised in foster care after coming to AFRP from the Monterey County Animal Shelter. Basil loves to cuddle and play with his siblings and he'd love to be adopted as a part of a pair. Meet him at the Petco adoption location at the Del Monte Center in Monterey. To arrange a meeting/adoption, call Sarah at 831-383-2476.

Mama Birdie
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Mama Birdie is a tiny 1-year-old black cat that raised her litter of kittens in foster care after coming to AFRP from the Monterey County Animal Shelter. Birdie was a wonderful mother, and now she's ready to soak up some love and attention. She loves petting, kitty treats and feather toys! Practically a kitten herself, Birdie will bring lots of love and fun into her new home. Meet her at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Leo
Little lion! Leo is an adorable 4-month-old brown tabby kitten that was raised in foster care with his siblings after coming to AFRP from the Salinas Animal Shelter. An excellent hunter of laser lights and toy mice, Leo loves to play and wrestle with his kitten friends. A bit shy with new people, it does not take him long to warm up and reward you with a happy purr when he's snuggled in your arms. Meet Leo at the Petco adoption location at the Del Monte Center in Monterey. To arrange a meeting or adoption, call Sarah at 831-383-2476.
Stache
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Compassionate Choice Cat- adoption fee waived! Stache is a debonaire 5-year-old who recently returned to our care after his family could no longer care for him. Originally found as a tiny stray on the side of the road, Stache was raised in foster care. He can be timid with new people and new environments, but he warms up once he gets to know you. Treats help! He's looking for a kind and patient adopter who can take the time to work with him and build a bond of trust. Meet Stache at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Moonstone
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Moonstone is a special 5-month-old Flame Point Siamese Manx kitten that was raised in foster care after being rescued from the streets of South Monterey County. Moonstone suffers from Manx Syndrome (a spinal defect) and has both fecal and urinary incontinence. Moonstone is a sweet boy that will need special care for his lifetime. A tile floor and an environment that can be easily cleaned is helpful when caring for incontinent cats. He'll need a special adopter that can keep him clean and monitor his health. To arrange a meeting with Moonstone, please fill out an online application.

Mary Cassatt
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Pretty as a picture! Mary Cassatt is one of six 4-month-old kittens that were raised in foster care after being rescued as abandoned strays in South Monterey County. They were raised with a big sweet dog and several adult cats, and they are very used to living in a busy household. Mary has a beautiful tortoiseshell coat and purrs when you pet her. She is the most independent of the litter, and loves to play with fishing pole toys. Meet Mary Cassatt at the Pet Food Express adoption location at the Crossroads in Carmel. Click here for an online application.

BB
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More to love! BB (aka Big Boy) is a 6-year-old, 14-pound black cat with a gentle, curious spirit. He lost his home when his guardian could no longer care for him. BB has lived with another cat and gets along fine with feline friends. Sometimes he is a bit shy about asking for attention, but once he's gotten to know you, he'll follow you around the house proudly waving his "S" shaped tail! Meet BB at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove. Watch BB's video.

Annie
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Green-eyed beauty! Annie is a friendly and affectionate 8-year-old orange tabby that is hoping for a second chance. She was adopted from AFRP as a kitten, and recently returned to our care when her guardian became ill and could no longer care for her. She made the trip all the way from El Dorado County back to Pacific Grove to start a new life! This sweet girl purrs when she's petted and she loves chasing toys. She loves people but is not fond of other cats. She'll do best as a single cat in the home. Meet Annie at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Cheddar
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Cheddar and his brother Cheezit (also on web) are gorgeous 5-month-old orange ticked tabbies looking for a home together! They spent time in foster care after being rescued as abandoned street kittens in Salinas. Cheddar is the more timid of the two brothers, and he looks to Cheezit for reassurance and support. He enjoys being petted but is not quite ready to ask for attention. Cheddar will continue to blossom and gain confidence in a loving, patient home. Cheddar gets along fine with other cats and with friendly dogs. Meet him at the Pet Food Express adoption location at the Crossroads in Carmel. Two-for-one adoption fee for the pair. Click here for an online application.

Cheezit
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Cheezit and his brother Cheddar (also on web) are gorgeous 5-month-old orange ticked tabbies looking for a home together! They are in foster care after being rescued as abandoned street kittens in Salinas. Cheezit is an outgoing kitten that loves to snuggle and spend time with people. He loves wand toys and chasing balls. Cheezit gets along fine with other cats and with friendly dogs. Meet him at the Pet Food Express adoption location at the Crossroads in Carmel. Two-for-one adoption fee for the pair. Click here for an online application.

Maggie
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Senior Special - adoption fee waived! Meet Maggie, an amazing 15-year-old tabby who meets life's challenges with cheerful purrs! Maggie lost her home when her guardian could not afford her medical care. She is a diabetic cat that requires special food and twice-daily insulin injections, which she does not mind at all. Currently in foster care, Maggie is a happy and sweet girl that loves catnip, playing with jingly balls and drinking from her cat fountain. She loves life and is grateful for each new day. She has impeccable litter box manners and while she is not a lap cat, she does like to be by your side. Maggie is FIV+ and since she is not fond of other cats, she'll do best as a single cat in the home. Click here for an online application.

Boo Radley
Named for an iconic character in American literature, Boo Radley is a gentle giant of a cat with purrs and head-butts for everyone that passes by. He's an 11-year-old brown tabby that recently lost his home when his guardian passed away. Boo is a friendly cat that loves looking out windows and lounging on laps. At 15 pounds, he's a big, solid cat with a soft, plush coat. He loves neck rubs and cheek scratches! Boo will do best as a single cat in the home. He is currently at the Pet Food Express adoption location at the Crossroads in Carmel. Watch Boo's video. To arrange a meeting, please fill out an online application. Boo's adoption fee has been prepaid by a generous supporter.
Lucy
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Senior Special - Adoption Fee Waived! With Lucy, there's more to love! She's an adorable 13-year-old classic brown tabby with a striped and swirled coat. At 17 pounds, she has a bit of work to do before swimsuit season, and she'd love your help slimming down! Lucy was adopted from AFRP as a kitten, and recently came back to our care when her guardian surrendered her to the SPCA. Lucy is a super sweet cat that would love to spend her golden years in a loving home. Meet her at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove. Watch Lucy's video.

Jack Jack
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Adoption fee waived! Jack Jack is a friendly and easygoing 3-year-old tuxedo cat with a dapper white mustache! He's a gentle boy that appreciates petting and cheek-rubs. Watch Jack's video. Jack Jack came to AFRP when his guardian could no longer care for him. He is a healthy cat but did test positive for Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV), so needs to be an indoor-only cat. FIV can only be spread to other cats through a deep bite wound, so Jack Jack should be a single cat in the home, or live with other compatible cats. Read more about FIV. Meet Jack Jack at AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove. His adoption fee has been pre-paid by a generous supporter.

Tigger
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Senior Special - adoption fee waived! Tigger was adopted from AFRP as a kitten, and recently returned to our care when his guardian could no longer care for him. Tigg is a handsome 14-year-old green-eyed orange tabby with wonderful manners and a mellow personality. He has always been an indoor-only cat and he is happy to keep you company while you watch TV or read a book. He eats a special renal diet to slow the progression of kidney disease. Tigger is currently in foster care. Click here for an online application. Watch Tigger's video.

Cooper
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Senior Special - Adoption fee waived! Cooper is an amazing 13-year-old senior with tons of personality. He's a friendly, affectionate and confident cat that loves attention and even knows how to walk on a harness and leash! Cooper came to AFRP after arriving at the Salinas Animal Shelter as a frail, sick kitty. Happily, he has recovered from an upper respiratory infection and his mouth is feeling much better after several dental extractions. Cooper is in good health though does need to eat a renal diet due to some early signs of kidney disease. This cool kitty would sure appreciate a chance to spend his golden years in a loving home. Click here for an online application. . Watch his video.

Sweet Caroline
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You'll be humming a happy tune all day long when you adopt Sweet Caroline, a super sweet 3-year-old longhaired brown tabby. Rescued in South Monterey County, Sweet Caroline will most likely bond with one person in the household. She can be timid and insecure until she gets to know you, but once you have gained her trust, Caroline want to be on your lap! Watch her video. She loves to be brushed and petted. Sweet Caroline does not like other cats, but she would do fine with a well-behaved dog in the home. A calm, quiet household would be the best fit for her. Meet Sweet Caroline at the Pet Food Express adoption location at the Crossroads in Carmel. Click here for an online application.

Elvis
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The purrfect name for a feline "hunka hunka burnin' love?" Elvis, of course! This super cool 2-year-old black cat was rescued by one of our feral cat volunteers after he showed up at a south Salinas feeding station, hoping for some dinner. He's a super friendly and affectionate cat that enjoys petting and loves being brushed. He gets along fine with other compatible cats but would also enjoy being your one and only. Meet Elvis at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

Pepsi
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This beautiful 8-month-old torbie kitten loves to snuggle at bedtime and keep you warm at night! Pepsi is a friendly, affectionate and confident kitten that gets along great with well-behaved dogs and can be a bit jealous of other cats. Her ideal home would include some safe garden time (daytime only). Smart and playful, Pepsi has a bubbly personality and is a wonderful companion. She is currently in foster care and is available for meetings. Click here for an online application.

Veronica
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Compassionate Choice Cat - adoption fee waived! Veronica is a smart and playful 2-year-old tuxedo cat that likes to carry little stuffed toys around in her mouth. She was rescued from the streets of Salinas as a youngster, and she can still be shy and timid in new situations and with new people. Once she is comfortable, she is a fun, playful and delightful girl. Watch Veronica's video. Veronica gets along beautifully with other cats, and she might be a great addition to a multi-cat household. Veronica is looking for a patient, experienced cat person that can give her time to gain confidence in a new home. Meet Veronica at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove.

David
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Compassionate Choice Cat - adoption fee waived! Grateful for a second chance, David is a 3-year-old brown tabby that was rescued from a Salinas softball field after being abandoned by his former family. He's a friendly, affectionate, cuddly and playful cat that appreciates head-rubs and neck-scratches. David tested positive for Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV) but is a healthy boy at this time. Cats with FIV can live long, happy lives. He will need an indoor-only home. Meet David at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove. Read more about FIV. Watch David's video.

James Dean
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Compassionate Choice Cat - adoption fee waived! Leading man charisma! James Dean is a handsome 5-year-old longhaired grey and white cat that was rescued after being found as an injured stray in a South Monterey County field. Sadly, James had burned paws after possibly being caught in a tractor engine. Fortunately, he responded well to treatment and has healed beautifully. James Dean is hoping his tough times are behind him and there's nothing but love and happiness in his future. This shy but sweet boy is looking for a patient adopter that will give him time to adjust to a new home. James Dean is currently in foster care. Click here for an online application.

Tobias
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Adoption fee waived! Tobias is a special 1-year-old grey and white boy that is positive for Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV). Raised in foster care, Tobias is an absolute doll and gets along nicely with children and sleeps on their beds at night. He is very gentle and tolerant of being handled and having his nails clipped. Tobias has wonderful manners and is a friendly, playful and affectionate cat. Watch Tobias' video. Tobias requires special renal diet and needs an indoor-only home. His adoption fee has been sponsored by a generous supporter.Tobias is currently in foster care. Click here for an online application. Read more about FIV.

Blair
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Compassionate Choice Cat - adoption fee waived! Shy cats need love too! Blair is a timid 1-year-old grey tabby that was rescued from the streets of Salinas as a youngster and was raised in foster care. She gets along wonderfully with other cats and is best friends with her brother Blink, also on the web. Blair does not show well at our Adoption Center, but once she is in a quiet home with a gentle person she can trust, her personality will blossom. She is looking for a special cat-savvy adopter that can give her time to adjust to a new home. Blair is currently in foster care. Click here for an online application.

Blink
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Compassionate Choice Cat - adoption fee waived! Blink is a very timid 1-year-old brown tabby looking for a soul mate! He was rescued from the streets of Salinas as a youngster and was raised in foster care. He's the kind of cat that will always be shy with strangers, but will form a strong bond with his primary caregiver. Blink gets along nicely with other cats and his sister Blair is also available for adoption. If you are looking for a rewarding project cat, give Blink a chance! It may take time, but he will be a loyal friend to the person that earns his trust. Blink is currently in foster care. Click here for an online application.

Penny
Penny is a gentle 5-year-old all dressed in basic black. She's a formerly feral kitty who is still a bit timid around new people and new situations. Penny and her sister Raven lost their home when their guardian passed away. They get along nicely, but do not need to be adopted together. Penny is the friendlier sister, and rubs against your legs when her dinner is being prepared. She accepts petting but prefers not to be picked up. Penny is looking for a patient "cat whisperer" that will allow her time to adjust to a new home. Penny is a Compassionate Choice Cat, her adoption fee is waived to a qualified adopter. Click here for an application.
Raven
Raven is a 5-year-old black cat with a cute white spot on her chest. She's a formerly feral kitty who is still very timid with new people and new situations. Raven lost her home when her guardian passed away, and she's currently in foster care. She gets along fine with other cats and is good friends with Penny, also on the web. Raven is looking for a very patient and cat-savvy adopter willing to give her a second chance. She is healthy at this time but is positive for Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV). She is a Compassionate Choice Cat, her adoption fee will be waived to a qualified adopter. Click here for an application.
Elsie
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Compassionate Choice Cat - adoption fee waived! Elsie was born to a mama cat that was positive for Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV). The virus is not always passed from mothers to kittens, and Elsie's siblings Nettie, Pixie, Elmer and Andy tested negative. Elsie was the only one to test positive for FIV. No big deal! She's a smart, friendly and healthy 2-year-old who loves to keep you company when you work on the computer. She gets along great with small dogs and other cats. Cats that are FIV+ can live long, happy lives. Read more about FIV. Elsie is currently in foster care and is available for meetings. Click here for an online application.

Miss Peanut
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Senior Special - adoption fee waived! Dressed to the nines in basic black, Miss Peanut is an elegant 9-year-old longhaired black cat looking for a loving home. Miss Peanut was adopted from AFRP as a kitten, and recently returned to our care when her guardian could no longer care for her. Miss Peanut rubs against your legs to ask for attention, and loves to be stroked and brushed. Click here for her video. She is very sweet and tolerant about having her coat detangled. Miss Peanut will do best in a fairly calm household. Miss Peanut is currently in foster care and is available for meetings. Click here for an online application.

Mitze
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Senior Special - adoption fee waived! Mitze is a lovely 14-year-old calico kitty who recently lost her home when her guardian had to move overseas and could not take her along. She is a very well behaved indoor cat, very clean and uses her litter box without fail. Mitze gets along very well with other animals, but she would especially love all the attention that comes with being a single pet. Watch Mitze's video. She recently had a senior blood panel and is a very healthy girl. Mitze is a very international cat, having lived in Guatemala as a youngster! Mitze is currently in foster care and is available for meetings. Click here for an online application.

K.B.
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K.B. (short for Kona Baby) is a handsome, playful and athletic 5-year-old black cat who was rescued from the streets as an older kitten and was raised in foster care. He remained very shy and wary for several years, but recently made a huge breakthrough and now enjoys rubbing up against legs, asking for treats and sitting on the laps of those he trusts to ask for petting. He's looking for a very cat-savvy adopter that understands the needs of semi-feral cats. Meet K.B. at the AFRP Adoption Center in Pacific Grove - he's one of our "office cats," and we'd love to see him find happiness in a home of his own. He is good friends with Clara Belle, and they would make a great pair if adopted together. Watch KB's video.

Clara Bell
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Senior Special - adoption fee waived! Clara Bell is a sweet and gentle 8-year-old grey and white cat who was born in an old school bus at a wrecking yard in south Monterey County. She was fed by an employee, but never had the luxury of living as a house cat. Once she trusts you, she loves to be petted and rolls over on her back when you rub her head. Clara Bell is a shy girl and will require a patient adopter who will give her plenty of time to adjust to her new home. Setting her up in a quiet spare bedroom while you are getting to know each other would be perfect. Give Clara Bell a chance and she'll be your loyal little friend! She gets along nicely with other cats, and is good friends with K.B., also on the web. Meet Clara at the AFRP office in Pacific Grove. Watch Clara's video.

Tootsie
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Senior Special - adoption fee waived! Tootsie is a friendly 9-year-old brown tabby looking for love! She came to us from a rescue group in Los Angeles that had to close down. Before that she lived with a family that had to surrender her due to some landlord problems. Tootsie loves to rub up against you to ask for petting, and enjoys chasing laser toys and munching on cat grass. She is not overly fond of other cats, and would be in kitty heaven as your one-and-only kitty friend. Like many cats, Tootsie prefers to be petted and stroked near her head and neck - no belly rubs please! She does nip when overstimulated. Adult, experienced adopter preferred. Tootsie's adoption fee is waived thanks to a donation from an AFRP supporter. Click here for an online application.

Outdoor Cats
Do you have a ranch, barn, greenhouse, workshop or studio that could be a safe haven for a feral cat or two? We often have a few cats in our care who have lived their whole lives outdoors, and are not comfortable in our adoption center. They will have already been spayed/neutered, and immunized. If you can provide food, water and shelter for feral cats who needs a safe, secure outdoor home, please contact us. We recommend a good cat fencing system that can be used for outdoor cats or for your indoor cats who want a safe outdoor adventure. Read more about cat enclosures.

Other Cats Looking for Homes - See contact info beneath each picture

The following cats are not under the direct care of Animal Friends Rescue Project. AFRP provides these listings as a courtesy to the public to help these cats get new homes. Please contact the person listed with the picture if you're interested in adopting one of them.

AFRP is not responsible for the adoption of animals in this section of the web page.

Simba
Posted 9-12-19. Have you ever heard of a Desert Lynx? Meet Simba, a handsome 12-year-old, 21-pound indoor-only cat that needs a new home after the death of his guardian. Not only is he an unusual breed, he has seven toes on each paw! Simba is an affectionate, playful and easygoing neutered male that is in good health and is up to date on vaccines. He has lived with three small dogs and gets along with everyone. This is a breed that is known to live long, healthy lives - 20 -30 years! Can you give this boy the second chance he deserves? Simba is not an AFRP cat and currently lives in Corral de Tierra. For more information, text Garry at 831-595-7352. or email garry@stclairpi.com
Ichi and Mina
Posted 9-6-19. Ichi and Mina are purebred 9-year-old Sphynx cats looking for a loving home together. They are a brother and sister pair that are very loving, kind and full of fun and happiness. They love to sit on your lap and smother you with kisses! They are very social cats that would be a great addition to a home with or without other animals. They love to play with foil balls and feathers! Ichi is a lavender male, and Mina is a female seal point. They are spayed and neutered. There is some special care involved with being sphynx guardians. Being hairless, they can get cold and appreciate having warm blankets and sunny windowsills. They also need regular bathing to keep their skin clean. Ichi and Mina are not AFRP cats and live in the Monterey area. For more information call Bonnie at 831-521-0272.
Allie
Posted 7-19-19. Allie is a beautiful 11-year-old spayed female calico looking for a quiet, loving home. She is up to date on vaccines and is microchipped. Allie is a very sweet and loving cat and loves to be petted and spend time with her person. She is an indoor-only cat that can entertain herself if you are busy or at work. Great lap cat once she gets to know you! Allie's vet thinks she might have developed some urinary infection tendencies due to stress in her current home. She will stay healthy as a single pet in the household. A kitty drinking fountain is also helpful for cats with this condition. Allie is not an AFRP cat and currently lives in Monterey County. For more information, please call 702-325-8758 or email billiemg13@gmail.com
Josie
Posted 7-2-19. Josey is a gorgeous 5-year-old tortie/calico with soft, medium-long fur. She is spayed and up to date on vaccines. She's an extremely loving affectionate cat who likes her daily lap time and will reward you with lots and lots of purring and maybe some kisses. She loves crinkly toys and sunbathing. Josie is very playful and cuddly and prefers to have humans around most of the time. She would love to spend the rest of her life with someone who works from home and can be around to give her all the attention she wants (on her terms, of course). She's good with kids over 10, with well-behaved dogs and perhaps another cat after an adjustment period. She's a strictly indoor cat who currently lives in Monterey. Josie is not an AFRP cat. For more information please call 650-776-7444 or email meganemlewis@gmail.com
Yoda and Jetti
Posted 7-1-19. Yoda (12-year-old brown tabby) and Jetti (10-year-old black cat) are wonderful cats looking for a home together due to an upcoming move. They are neutered, microchipped, up to date on shots and in good health. Yoda is contemplative and affectionate - he loves feet and socks! Jetti is a handsome green-eyed boy with a sweet and joyful personality. He loves people. They are a bonded pair that love to cuddle together, play with a laser toy and chase their tails! They are indoor-only cats and seem to do fine with kids and friendly dogs. They are not AFRP cats and currently live in Pacific Grove. For more information contact Carol at 831-238-5795 or email cdalyep@sbcglobal.net
Yana
Posted 7-1-19. Yana is a beautiful 10-year-old black cat looking for a loving home. She is very loyal to anyone she becomes attached to, and enjoys being next to you on the sofa or on the bed. She loves being petted and enjoys sitting by the window in the sunshine. She will always greet you when you come home and tell you about her day! Yana is in good health and is spayed and up to date on vaccines. Currently, she lives with another cat and finds that to be stressful, so takes a daily dose of kitty prozac to help her cope. She will be happiest as a single cat in the home. Yana is not an AFRP cat and currently lives in San Francisco. For more information, email Gabrielle at gabrielle.aultriche@gmail.com
Bagheera
Post renewed 6-5-19. Bagheera is a beautiful 5-year-old special-needs cat looking for a special adopter. She is blind and has some cognitive disabilities. Her guardian is moving and will no longer have the accommodations she requires to be happy. Bagheera likes her own space, and she enjoys company even though she does not like to be touched. She's an indoor-only cat that is sensitive to change. Are you experienced with special needs cats? Bagheera is not an AFRP cat and currently lives in Brentwood, CA. Please contact Cynthia for more information: Cynthiahouseman@hotmail.com
James
Post renewed 6-5-19. James is a 7-month-old neutered male black teen kitten looking for a loving, adult household. He was rescued from a warehouse as a six-week-old kitten and was raised by a family, but never adjusted well to living with children. He can play rough and has a very playful, independent and rambunctious personality. He comes running when you call his name and he enjoys chasing toys and snuggling under blankets. He's a very loving cat that needs an adult, cat-savvy home. James is healthy and up to date on vaccines. He is not an AFRP cat and currently lives in Fontana CA. Contact Elva at hart.elva@yahoo.com

Also check out animals available for adoption at the Salinas Shelter, the Monterey County Animal Shelter, the Marina Shelter - (831) 384-2528, the Santa Cruz SPCA, the Santa Cruz Animal Services, the SPCA of Monterey County, and the Los Coches Vet Hospital - (831) 678-2658.  Click here for a more complete listing of other places to adopt a rescued cat or dog.

You can help Animal Friends Rescue Project find homes for these animals by printing this page and posting it at your workplace or somewhere else where people will see it.

If you are looking for a specific pet or breed to adopt, we'd be glad to help you find the perfect match. Please email us your request and include your name, phone number, city and state, and everything important about the pet you are looking for (breed, sex, age, color, etc.) Click here to learn more about our Match-A-Pet program. Thank you!



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