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243 Lives: Animal Shelter Asks for Help After 27 Cats Arrive From One Home
Offbeat  (tags: cats, adoptions )

- 20 hours ago -
The Gastineau Humane Society is asking for the publicâEUR(TM)s help after a Juneau homeowner surrendered 27 young cats to animal control.
Face of the Day: Analise the Cat
Offbeat  (tags: cats, adoptions )

- 1 day ago -
Analise is a 4-year-old domestic medium hair with a vibrant tortoiseshell coat and striking green eyes, and she is currently available for adoption at Midlands Humane Society.
Can You Give a Forever Home to These Pets From Iris's Cats In Need?
Offbeat  (tags: cats, adoptions, UK )

- 2 days ago -
If you'd like to adopt one of the animals you see in the video above then contact Iris's Cats In Need
Cat Buddies in Need of Good Homes at SOLAS
Offbeat  (tags: cats, adoptions, pets )

- 2 days ago -
Chip and Cooper can be adopted separately; they do not need to be adopted together. To keep them safe, they should be adopted as 100-percent indoor cats. They are both about 3 years old.
Two Frozen Puppies Abandoned Inside A Box Get Help Just In Time
Offbeat  (tags: abandoned dogs, puppy rescued, cold weather, last minute, good people, ethics and morality, recovery, protection, safety, adoptions )

- 4 days ago -
A man was passing an empty lot in his neighborhood when he noticed an open box that hadn't been there before. For some reason, he felt compelled to walk over and look inside -- and he was shocked to find two little puppies, unconscious and essentially...
The Moment Shelter Cat Chooses Young Man to Be His Forever Human
Offbeat  (tags: cats, shelters, men, adoptions )

- 710 days ago -
A shelter cat climbed onto a young manâEUR(TM)s shoulders and started kneading and giving him kisses.
Shelter Cat Sits in Her HumanâEUR(TM)s Arms Wanting to Be Adopted
Offbeat  (tags: cats, adoptions )

- 717 days ago -
This shelter cat sat in her humanâEUR(TM)s arms and didnâEUR(TM)t want to go anywhere but to go home with them.
This Man Found a Cat With Extra Toes in a Shelter and Did Something Incredible
Offbeat  (tags: polydactyl cats, shelters, adoptions )

- 789 days ago -
Polydactyl cats are awesome because they have extra toes. Instead of the customary five toes in front, four toes in back standard, these kittyâEUR(TM)s can have any number of toes, making them incredibly unique. Ernest Hemmingway had one, and polydactyl
Nearly 20,000 Animals Across the US Find Homes as Shelters Offer FREE Adoptions
Offbeat  (tags: Adoptions, homes, shelters, USA )

- 883 days ago -
Over 17,000 animals have already found homes this weekend, as more than 400 animal shelters in the U.S. and Puerto Rico take part in a televised campaign to find homes for abandoned pets.
This Incredible Woman Runs a Retirement Home for Over 20 Dogs! (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: elderly dogs, adoptions, dogs, retirement home, safe, loved )

- 930 days ago -
When we adopt dogs, they become part of our families. We love every second we spend with them and do all we can to ensure that every day of their four-legged lives are wonderful. Given all of the joy and love that our pups bring to our world.
PICTURES: Adorable Kittens Need a New Home
Offbeat  (tags: kittens, adoptions, need a new home )

- 941 days ago -
Plymouth's oldest local animal charity say they are seriously struggling with the amount of unwanted litters of kittens arriving on their doorstep.
Shelter Dogs In California Find Forever Homes Faster Thanks To DNA Tests
Offbeat  (tags: dna test, shelter, adoptions, chihuahua )

- 1033 days ago -
Because pets become part of the family, the $50 tests allow owners to find out the background of their pooches and certain traits they could exhibit. The tests also allow the shelter to get creative by coming up with clever breed names that can boost adop
Remote Tokyo Island Seeks Feral Cat Adoption to Protect Seabirds
Offbeat  (tags: protection, cats, wildanimals, Mikura-jima Island, birds, feral cats, adoptions )

- 1076 days ago -
A Chiba Prefecture-based research institute is looking for cat lovers to adopt kittens of feral cats inhabiting a Tokyo island in a bid to protect seabirds that nest there.

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