My name is Sylvester!

Domestic Shorthair Cat for adoption in Montreal, Quebec - Sylvester
Photo 1 - Domestic Shorthair Cat for adoption in Montreal, Quebec - Sylvester
Photo 2 - Domestic Shorthair Cat for adoption in Montreal, Quebec - Sylvester
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Animal Rescue Network/Reseau Secours Animal

Facts about Sylvester

  • Breed: Domestic Shorthair
  • Color: Black & White Or Tuxedo
  • Age: Adult
  • Sex: Male
  • ID#: 10271314
  • Hair: Short
You can fill out an adoption application online on our official website.

Cette fiche fait partie d’une liste de courtoisie. Le RSA n’est pas responsable de l’adoption de ce chat. Pour l’adoption, veuillez écrire à l'adresse suivante : ou téléphonez au 438-938-0569

Sylvester est un grand mâle qui a vécu dans la rue plusieurs années. Un autre organisme l’avait recueilli, mais il est devenu très malade et ils étaient incapables de le soigner. Ses années vécues dans la rue n’ont surement pas été faciles, car il a gardé l’habitude de regarder tout autour de lui, comme s'il s’attendait toujours à ce qu’un malheur s’abatte sur lui. Malgré cela, il ne se bat pas avec les autres chats. En général, il s’entend bien avec eux. Il est réservé avec les étrangers et aime bien être caressé, mais n'aime pas être tenu dans les bras. Sylvester ne semble pas avoir connu une relation affectueuse avec un humain et peut-être n'a-t-il pas été bien traité. Il aura besoin d’une bonne personne pour lui donner l'amour et l'attention qu'il n'a jamais reçu. Serez-vous cette personne spéciale?


This file is part of a courtesy list. The ARN is not responsible for the adoption of this cat. For adoption, please write to the following address:  or call 438-938-0569

Sylvester is a large male who was a street rescue a couple of years ago. He was under another rescuer who became very ill & was unable to care for him as well as others. His years on the streets must not have been easy ones since he has a certain "tough guy" look about him. It's as if he is still expecting something bad to come down on him any minute. In spite of this, he is not one to fight with other cats. In general he keeps to himself and gets along with other cats. He is reserved and although he enjoys being caressed, he does not like to be held. Sylvester appears not to have experienced a loving relationship with a human & perhaps was not treated well. He requires the right person to show him the love & positive attention he never received. Would you be that special person?

Visit this organization's web site to see any additional information available about this pet.

About Animal Rescue Network/Reseau Secours Animal

About Our Rescue Group...

The Animal Rescue Network's mission is to bring about a day when no unwanted animals are destroyed in shelters or pounds, and when every cat and dog can be ensured a happy life in a good home.

We are the largest no-kill shelter in Quebec, run entirely by volunteers. We receive no funding of any kind and rely entirely on private donations to sustain and care for all the animals at our shelter.

Come Meet Our Pets...

We hold weekly adoption clinics at pet supply stores throughout the Montreal area, and the South Shore to find permanent homes for our cats and dogs.
We'd love to meet you at our next adoption clinic!

At our last adoption clinic, we had 5 cats adopted!

Adoption Days:

  • March 13th: Naturalanimal & Pawtisserie 4932B Sherbrooke West (Westmount)
  • March 20th: Mondou 8001 Boul. Newman, Ville LaSalle (Montreal)
  • Mondou 4067 St Jean Blvd (DDO)
  • Naturalanimal & Pawtisserie 4932B Sherbrooke West (Westmount)
  • : Mondou 2032 Victoria Avenue (Greenfield Park)
  • : Mondou 5580 Chemin Côte St-Luc (Montreal)

  • You can also visit our many shelter cats and let one of them adopt you! Visits to the shelter are by appointment only so please contact our adoption coordinator at .

    Ways You Can Help:

  • Sponsor a Cat! With a donation of only 12 dollars per month, you could sponsor the cat of your choice. Check out our sponsorhip page for more details.
  • Join Our Team! We are always on the look out for new volunteers. Give as much or as little time as you can. We need more people in our teams, for the following tasks:
    cleaning, giving meds, fundraising, adoptions, finances, communications, recruiting and transport. If you are interested, call (514) 938-6215 option 2 and our volunteer team leader will contact you within a few days. Check out our volunteering page for more details.
  • Donate! We are not subsidized by the government and rely solely on your generous donations to care for our animals. You can make a secure donation through Canada Helps or by cheque to "Animal Rescue Network". Your cash contributions are tax deductible! Income tax receipts will be issued for donations of 10$ or more. Please include your complete contact information so that we know where to send the receipt(s).
    If you don't want to donate cash but would like to help out nonetheless, check out our cats' wish list here.
  • Our Adoption Process...

    All new adoption homes are carefully screened to determine if they are suitable. There is an adoption fee that includes the sterilization, initial vaccination of every animal, testing for FIV and FeLV of all cats at the shelter, and a 21 days trial period. A contract is always signed between the ARN and the adopter for their protection. A follow-up by an ARN adoption coordinator is often done either by telephone or by visit, and we also offer help/cousel for the life of the cat.