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Ripley

APA-A-65195

Looks Like
Domestic Shorthair

Sex
Female

Current Weight
7 lbs

Estimated Age
0 Years
11 Months

Location
Foster

Adoption Fee
$0
Looks Like
Domestic Shorthair
Sex
Female
Current Weight
7 lbs
Estimated Age
0 Years
11 Months
Location
Foster
Adoption Fee
$0
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Playful, Funny, Sweet

Ripley is just one zoomie away from jumping into action and making your day! This friendly, happy lady will play with anything, especially her ball toy and her feline sister, Samara. Or perhaps she can just drag your shoes around by their laces? Which is another of her favorite and hilarious things to do. (Note: You are not wearing them when she does this!)

Ripley loves, loves, loves people! She'd rather not be picked up (she has that, Don't hold me back! kitten energy), but she'll happily sit on your lap or snuggle with you on the couch, purring away. In fact, her foster says Ripley is the most aggressive cuddler she's ever met. Ripley wants to give you all her affection! She's also quite the chatterbox - she chirps and squeaks to let you know she wants some attention.

Ripley gets along with other kitties. She's looking for a home with lots of toys and plenty of love. Are you her forever hero human?

Ripley has tested positive for FeLV (Feline Leukemia Virus). FeLV cats have a virus that causes a weaker immune system - they do not have cancer! For the most part, felvies are just like any other cat. You could not pick one out of the crowd, and they generally do not require much additional care. As a bonus, we waive their adoption fees! APA! provides full coverage and treatment for any FeLV-related issues that arise after the time of adoption. Cats with FeLV typically have a shortened lifespan - we like to compare it to the lifespan of adopting a senior kitty, with the added benefit that they don't have chronic senior health problems, and that FeLV-related medical care is covered. Ripley is not contagious to people, dogs or other animals, but should live only with other FeLV+ cats. For more information, please contact APA! or read more by our Partner, Best Friends Animal Society: http://bit.ly/2FwYCxR

All APA! cats are fully vetted, spayed or neutered, and have updated vaccines and a microchip. Lifetime support is offered by our Cat Behavior Team.

For further information or to meet Ripley, please email [email protected].
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Requirements

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We ask that all adult residents meet the cat to ensure he or she is a match for the entire family.

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Meet with an adoption counselor and fill out our adoption application in person. Please plan to spend 60-90 minutes to complete the adoption process, including visitation and paperwork.

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You must be at least 18 years of age.

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You must show a picture ID with a current address. If this isn't available, we will accept a picture ID with a current utility bill.

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You must live within 100 miles of Austin. Adopters of cats who are not yet spayed or neutered must live within Travis or Williamson County, and must put down a refundable $100 deposit in order to take the cat home prior to the surgery.

Our adoption fee varies per cat, but typically cats under 1 year old are $130, between 1 and 7 years old are $75, and cats over 7 years old have a waived adoption fee. Our adoption fee includes:

Spay or neuter surgery

FeLV testing

Current vaccinations

Deworming treatment

Microchip

Lifetime behavior support

Accepted forms of payment include cash, debit or credit card, or money order payable to Austin Pets Alive!. Personal checks will only be accepted for surgery deposit or donation.

Want to learn more? Visit our FAQs Page

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