My name is Shant!

Domestic Shorthair Cat for adoption in Winston-Salem, North Carolina - Shant
Photo 1 - Domestic Shorthair Cat for adoption in Winston-Salem, North Carolina - Shant
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I'm being cared for by:
Animal Adoption and Rescue Foundation, Inc. (AARF)

Facts about Shant

  • Breed: Domestic Shorthair
  • Color: Gray Or Blue
  • Age: Young
  • Sex: Female
  • Hair: Short
About Shant
Meet Madame Shant, a gray and white short-haired female -- elegant, long and lanky, Shant appears to have some siamese in her gene pool. Note her posture, fine coat, delicate digits, slender tail and wise blue-green eyes accented by a lightning bolt across her face. She is estimated to have been born in early to mid 2015.
She has seen difficult times, but longs to love and be loved as a faithful friend.
She loves her babies (she came to AARF as an unwed mother) and is diligent in teaching them safety, as well as right from wrong.
She is chatty, tidy, and polite. She loves conversation and quiet, playtime and peace, gentle forehead rubs and back strokes. A scratching post at least 3 feet tall will be the best fit for her!

You can meet and visit with many of our cats at the AARF House (311 Harvey St, Winston Salem) during our adoption fair hours. Go to for information about our adoption fair hours and adoption process.
More About Shant
House trained • Spayed/Neutered • Current on vaccinations • Primary Color(s): Gray, Blue or Silver • Secondary Color(s): White

About Animal Adoption and Rescue Foundation, Inc. (AARF)

About Our Rescue Group...

Mission Statement: AARF aids homeless and helpless cats and dogs in the greater Winston-Salem area: providing rescue and adoption services, while encouraging the human/animal bond.

Strategic Focus Area: Neglected, homeless and abused companion animals, and the pets whose owners have either gone to nursing homes or are deceased.

History: Animal Adoption and Rescue Foundation, Inc. (AARF) was incorporated in 1995 as a not-for-profit 501(c)3 organization to assist animals and people in the community through adoption services and rescue operations. AARF is governed by a volunteer Board of Directors and is supported by 136 regular volunteers who work tirelessly, and other 'as needed' volunteers who participate in special events/fundraisers to implement the AARF mission. We also have 10 volunteer veterinarians who work with us to support our goals.

Other Accomplishments: AARF works with local veterinarians to hold several Rabies Clinics per year. Public education on animal care and pet owner responsibility is a priority. We also rescue suitable animals from euthanasia.

Donate to Our Rescue Group...

Donations can be made through the mail or through our Web Site:

Come Meet Our Pets...

Adoption Fairs held at:
311 Harvey St., Winston-Salem, NC

Saturdays: 12-4pm (dogs and cats)
Mondays: 12 - 4pm (cats only)
Tuesdays: 12-6pm (cats only)
Wednesdays: 12-6pm (cats only)
Fridays: 12-6pm (cats only)

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday adoption fairs are limited sessions.

Pet Supermarket
412 Stratford Rd.
Winston-Salem, NC 27103
Cats only / Daily

Our Adoption Process...

Our Adoption Process...
An adoption application is required. Once approved, the adopter may take home their new pet. Adoption fees are $100.00 for cats and $150.00 for dogs.. This includes spay or neuter. All adoptable pets have been seen by a veterinarian and are current with vaccinations and routine shots, and are in good health.