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APA-A-66160

Looks Like
Domestic Shorthair

Sex
Female

Current Weight
7 lbs

Estimated Age
0 Years
8 Months

Location
Foster

Adoption Fee
$0
Looks Like
Domestic Shorthair
Sex
Female
Current Weight
7 lbs
Estimated Age
0 Years
8 Months
Location
Foster
Adoption Fee
$0
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Supper is a classic tuxedo kitty with the perfect white triangle on her chest, white "socks on her paws, and big beautiful green eyes. She is the definition of chill - although she was a little scared the first couple of days in her foster home, on the third day, she came out and just started purring and asking for pets and she's been comfortable since then. Although she is young, she doesn't have the 24/7 crazy energy of a kitten. Supper enjoys wand toys, but she won't often "attack unless it comes right near her - she isn't into running and chasing her prey. She doesn't meow often - every now and then you might hear a peep if she wants more food or water; otherwise, the only sound you're likely to hear is her purring motor. Supper enjoys being around playful cats, but, if a cat is super lazy, she's not that interested. She hasn't met any dogs yet. But it's official: Supper loves people! She really likes her foster mom's 11-year-old sister, too, so kids are A-OK with her. While she's not a lap cat, Supper is very affectionate - she gives great headbutts and is an expert biscuit maker. She just likes being around people, but without being needy. Supper is going to make a wonderful addition to almost any loving home - she will make a low-maintenance, adorable, sweet companion animal wherever she goes.

Supper 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. Supper 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 Supper, 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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