My name is Cora!

Domestic Mediumhair Cat for adoption in Denver, Colorado - Cora
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I'm being cared for by:
MaxFund No-Kill Animal Shelter

Facts about Cora

  • Breed: Domestic Mediumhair
  • Color: Orange Or Red
  • Age: Senior
  • Sex: Female
  • Hair: Medium
Hello there, my name is Cora. Were you drawn to my page by the allure of my cute button nose? Most people are; I won't fault you for it. Now that you're here, I can tell you more about all my favorite things.
I came to MaxFund in 2003, and I was adopted right away! I lived with my owners for eight years and I loved them very much. However, in 2011 they had to bring me back to the shelter because their landlord didn't want me to live there anymore. I've gotten over it, but I still want my own forever family.
I'm currently in foster, and my foster mom says I like to sit on laps to keep you warm. Aren't I nice? I pride myself on being a courteous kitty; after all, an old lady should keep up on her manners. I also really love feather toys, and I'm a Guinness Book of World Records Runner-Up for "cat who purrs the most and won't ever stop purring." (I only came in second place because I got distracted by a feather toy.) Would you like to meet me? I'd sure like to meet you! I am currently in foster care so if you would like to meet me contact the shelter to schedule a meet and greet!

About MaxFund No-Kill Animal Shelter

About Our Shelter...

The MaxFund is a non-profit organization that was established in May of 1988 to provide medical care for injured pets with no known owners, and to seek out new homes for these animals once they have recovered. The MaxFund is a no-kill dog and cat shelter. MaxFund assists hundreds of people and animals each year by trying to make the correct match between owner and pet. MaxFund adopts our animals to Colorado residents only.

The MaxFund is a TRUE no-kill shelter. There is no pre-sorting of animals into "adoptable" and "non-adoptable" categories, discarding the so-called "unadoptable." The MaxFund takes every animal it has the space for. EVERY animal is kept until its owner is found or it is placed in a new adoptive home.

Come Meet Our Pets...

Dog Shelter Address:
1005 Galapago St.
Denver, CO 80204
Cat Shelter Adress:
720 W. 10th ave
Denver CO, 80204

We are located 2 blocks west of Speer between 11th and 10th , on Galapago St.

Dog Shelter Hours
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday:
10 AM - 4 PM
Closed Tuesday
Saturday 11am until 5pm
Sunday 12noon until 5pm
Cat Shelter Hours
Same as the dog shelter except that during the weekdays instead of opening at 10 we open at 11am
May be closed on holidays.

Our Adoption Process...

Adoption fees:

Cats: $25
Kittens (under 12 months): $75
Dogs: $125
Puppies (under 6 months) $200
Dogs over 8 years: $75

All applicants will be asked to submit the names and phone numbers of 3 personal references (relatives don't count), the name and phone number of your veterinarian if you have one, the name and phone number of your landlord (if applicable) and information about your current living situation. We also require that all immediate family members meet the animal prior to adoption to ensure compatibility. We would hate to adopt an animal into a family and later find out the dog doesn't like the kids or the husband doesn't like the animal, etc. You can print out an application on our website at

If you are interested in adopting a dog and have filled out an application, MaxFund will ask you to bring any currently owned dogs to the shelter for a “meet-and-greet” to ensure they can stand each other before they become a family. Because we examine adoption applications carefully and contact all references, same-day adoptions are extremely rare and should not be expected!