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Cats in our Care

These cats and kittens have been rescued from various pounds and shelters by volunteer foster carers who provide the cat with a safe haven until they can be permanently rehomed. Cats are located throughout Sydney, Australia.

Please note that descriptions of breed, age and size are given in good faith and are based on assessment of the cat's features, together with veterinary opinion. We cannot guarantee the age and breed of any cats listed.

All cats listed come desexed, vaccinated, wormed and microchipped.

Kittens will only be rehomed when over 8 weeks of age.

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Camden

Camden

Domestic Short Hair - female - 5 years and 6 months

Camden has grown into a beautiful young adult with striking markings. Needing less attention now she is no longer a kitten, Camden may well fit in with a working person or couple, as easily as she could love an entire family.

Camden loves treats, and sleeping in her little pot with her baby beanie boo possum. She can be shy, but loves affection when she’s in the zone! She likes plenty of cuddles and loves to have a good belly rub, as well as playing, laying in the sun, and chasing things. Oh, and she has a great appetite.

Camden’s speciality is head butting and purring, and she really enjoys being with her human foster family. But, now she really would like to have her own family, so that in a short time this little girl can love you unconditionally.

Camden is already de-sexed, and is up to date on all her vet requirements.

If you’d like to arrange to meet Camden at her Narellan foster home, please contact her carer, Christine - on 0413 317 481.

Camden has been in foster care since 07 September 2016, for 4.7 years

Sabrina

Sabrina

DSH - female - 4 years and 4 months

Sabrina came into care as a stray who was living rough alongside of at least 3 siblings. Baits had been put out and subsequently 2 of her siblings were poisoned to death before a kind soul managed to catch her and ask DCH for help.

She is a beautiful torty coloured, short haired girl. She's very small with tiny feet, tail and face. On her vet check and when she was desexed, the vet realized that she is not the under 1 year old kitten that we thought she was but is more likely a very small adult. Her age is an estimate.

Right from the start she's used the kitty litter tray without fail and is not fussy with her food.

Although she is still a scaredy-cat, once you start patting her, she's very affectionate and leans into your hand and head butts you. Unfortunately, her first reaction is to hiss and strike at you. It's pretty hard to go from such a dangerous hard world and be able to trust. I am working hard at teaching her that she is safe now and that she deserves a loving home and family. She will need a family who are kind hearted and patient.

She has been desexed, microchipped, vet checked, vaccinated and has had dental work done. She is missing a few teeth possibly due to malnutrition but is currently having no trouble eating a varied diet of dry kibble, wet food, chicken etc...

Update: She is now comfortable in all of the house, even plays/eats with the other cats. Her favorite place to sleep is on the couch in front of the TV. She sometimes looks outside from the screen door but doesn't try to get out, just minds her own business, never engages in any fights.

Sabrina's additional dental work has come to $150 and we're seeking sponsorship to help cover this cost
*thanks to Mary, Amy, Olena, S Camilleri and Shannon for sponsoring Sabrina's additional vet fees*

Sabrina has been in foster care since 03 August 2020, for 9 months

Curley Sue (Susie)

Curley Sue (Susie)

Domestic Short Hair - female - 6 months and 2 weeks

My name is Susie and I am sometimes called Sue-Sue. I have a very cute face and yellow/orange eyes. My colour is called tortoise-shell or Torti as it has a number of several colours. I am looking for a home with another female cat who will be my companion, or perhaps I could be adopted with another young female cat as I do not like being on my own.

I love to run and play with my kitten and cat friends until I get exhausted and then I find a bed or lounge chair to cuddle into and go to sleep. I love to sit on laps and really enjoy being patted. I spend a lot of time indoors where I sleep and have my meals. I would be happiest if I can find a forever family who has someone who works from home or at least is home quite a bit. I spend a lot of time indoors where I sleep and have my meals. I like to sleep on the carer’s bed or close-by during the night.

I am not suitable for flat or unit living as I am used to being able to go outdoors whenever I feel like running or playing in the garden or just to enjoy being outside in the fresh air. I romp around inside the house as well as outside on the grass and run under and around the plants. I need a backyard to play in that is fenced to keep me safe away from dogs or anything that could harm me.

I am quite affectionate and come running when called and I would be happiest if I can find a forever family with someone who works from home or at least is home quite a bit.

I am very intelligent, but also very nervous around strangers and after I get over the shock of going to a new family, my gentle, sweet, kind and loving nature will make my new forever owner very happy.

Located in Rouse Hill NSW

Curley Sue (Susie) has been in foster care since 27 October 2020, for 6 months

Sox

Sox

Domestic Short Hair - male - 6 months and 2 weeks

My name is Sox. My fur is black with white feet and a white chin and chest and I have shiny bright yellow eyes. I love to run and play with my kitten and cat friends until I get exhausted and then I find a bed or lounge chair to cuddle into and go to sleep. I love to sit on laps and really enjoy being patted and I am very affectionate.

I do not like being on my own, so I am looking for a family with another cat or who will also be willing to adopt another cat for a companion for me, preferably my sweet brother who is also looking for a new home. I would be happiest if I can find a forever family who has someone who works from home or at least is home quite a bit. I spend a lot of time indoors where I sleep and have my meals. I like to sleep on the carer’s bed or close bye during the night.

I am not suitable for flat or unit living as I am used to being able to go outdoors whenever I feel like running or playing in the garden or just to enjoy being outside in the fresh air. I romp around inside the house as well as outside on the grass and run under and around the plants. I need a backyard to play in that is fenced to keep me safe away from dogs or anything that could harm me.

My gentle, sweet, kind and loving nature will make my new forever owner very happy.

Located in Rouse Hill NSW

Sox has been in foster care since 27 October 2020, for 6 months

Joey

Joey

Domestic Short Hair - male - 6 months and 2 weeks

My name is Joey but I am mostly called Jo-Jo. I am sleek and beautiful and rather athletic. My fur is black and very shiny and I have bright yellow eyes. I love to run and play with my kitten and cat friends until I get exhausted and then I find a bed or lounge chair to cuddle into and go to sleep. I love to sit on laps and I really enjoy being patted.

I do not like being on my own, so I am looking for a family with another cat or who will also be willing to adopt another cat for a companion for me, preferably my sweet brother who is also looking for a new home. I would be happiest if I can find a forever family who has someone who works from home or at least is home quite a bit. I spend a lot of time indoors where I sleep and have my meals. I like to sleep on the carer’s bed or close-by during the night.

I am not suitable for flat or unit living as I am used to being able to go outdoors whenever I feel like running or playing in the garden or just to enjoy being outside in the fresh air. I romp around inside the house as well as outside on the grass and run under and around the plants. I need a backyard to play in that is fenced to keep me safe away from dogs or anything that could harm me.

After I get over the shock of going to a new family, my gentle, sweet, kind and loving nature will make my new forever owner very happy.

Located in Rouse Hill NSW

Joey has been in foster care since 27 October 2020, for 6 months

Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe

shd - female - 1 year and 7 months

Marilyn Monroe is a beautiful, smoochy female that came into the pound with 6 healthy babies.
She has hauntingly pretty face with beautiful eyes and unusual tortoisehell face plus tabby striped body.
She was a little underweight when she came into care so she we supplemented her feeds while she fed her babies. She is now a normal weight.
She has a quiet meow and greets you when you come into her room.
She is litter trained, and an indoor cat now who, to her credit already taught her babies how to use the litter pan by 4 weeks of age.
She gets along with other pet but she also would be happy to be the only cat in her family. She keeps every one in order by smacking them if they get in her space however, strangely enough; she doesn't use her nails (I know from being accidentally in the way). She also has been around a small terrier type dog.

Marilyn Monroe has been in foster care since 14 November 2020, for 5 months

Echo

Echo

DSH - male - 8 months

Echo is a friendly kitten once he gets to know to you. He will call out with a little meow for attention and he will rub up to your hand for affection. He does not like being alone and enjoys company.

He's got a little abnormality with his eye where one is smaller than the other and has a lazy eye with a mis-aligned lens. It does not seem to affect him and he is happy and ready to find his forever home.

He's been microchipped desexed, fully F3 vaccinated, wormed and has had flea prevention treatments.

Located in Acacia Gardens

Echo has been in foster care since 22 November 2020, for 5 months

Bianca

Bianca

DSH - female - 8 months

Bianca is a stunning kitten. She came into care as a very shy and timid kitten but has developed into a beautiful affectionate kitty.

She loves pats and attention and enjoys a good cuddle.

She loves her Royal Canin kitten dry food and also enjoys Royal Canin Kitten instinctive wet food.

She's been microchipped desexed, fully F3 vaccinated, wormed and has had flea prevention treatments.

Located in Acacia Gardens, NSW

Bianca has been in foster care since 22 November 2020, for 5 months

Suri

Suri

Domestic Short Hair - female - 1 year

Suri is a such a little cat who gave birth to her first litter of kittens when she was just a kitten herself. She has since been in care with an active foster family, comprising mum and dad, two kids, cats (both resident and foster), canines and bunnies – and this busy environment really hasn’t suited her rather quiet temperament. With lots of one on one time with her carer now her kittens have moved on, she is learning to relax and enjoy affection, and to be held…..

But, Suri is longing for her own furever home – quiet, indoor, maybe the only pet. She would sooo love that environment, and we are sure she would gain confidence and thrive in it.

Are you that quiet, patient person or family? Please contact her carer to arrange a meet and greet at her temporary home in Ermington.

Suri is microchipped, vaccinated and desexed, and is up to date with her flea and worm treatments, so she is ready to go.

Suri has been in foster care since 30 November 2020, for 5 months

Cheddar

Cheddar

shd - male - 7 months

Cheddar is a male short haired boy who was brought into care as a stray along with two brothers and a sister. One brother and his sister have already been rehomed.
He was shy when he came into care but is coming out of his shell now that he has been moved to a different house with different cats. He purrs when you pat him and rubs up against your face. He eats quality dry food and fish wet food. Always uses the litter.
he's a very sweet natured boy who gets along with other cats and kittens as well as a small terrier type dog.

Cheddar has been in foster care since 08 December 2020, for 5 months