My name is Shakespeare!

Domestic Shorthair Kitten for adoption in Cleveland, Ohio - Shakespeare
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I'm being cared for by:
Public Animal Welfare Society (PAWS Ohio)

Facts about Shakespeare

  • Breed: Domestic Shorthair
  • Color: Gray, Blue Or Silver Tabby
  • Age: Kitten
  • Sex: Male
  • Hair: Short
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Important Note

Shakespeare is best friends with Yossarian. Please adopt both of them so they can stay together!
If you like a kitty that "talks", Shakespeare is the kitten for you. He has the cutest little meow and he has no problem letting you know when he wants something, especially canned food deliciousness.

Shakespeare was rescued by a good samaritan along with his four siblings. Shakespeare had a pretty rough start to his precious little life. But with plenty of love and care, he has turned into the most amazing little guy.

He is affectionate and loving. He is playful and runs around the house chasing his brother Yossarian every chance he gets. As a matter of fact, Shakespeare and Yossarian are extremely bonded and it is preferred they are adopted together. They sleep together, play together and they are always looking around to find each other.

These special kittens deserve a loving forever home. If you are the family in need of kittens and all the love and fun they have to offer, please consider opening your heart to a couple of terrific babies.

Approx. birth date: 3/20/16

If interested, please complete an application at, which you will easily locate under the Adoption button.

**This pet is fostered by: Mary Grace**

About Public Animal Welfare Society (PAWS Ohio)

About Our Rescue Group...

The Public Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) was founded in 1976. We are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization considered to be one of Ohio’s most reputable long-standing cat and dog humane rescue groups.

Our group is dedicated to the rescue of pets in Northeastern Ohio. Our mission is to rescue stray and/or abused cats and dogs and place them in good homes. It is a PAWS policy to adopt animals to responsible homes only in the greater Cleveland area. We provide medical care to rescued animals and foster them in our own homes. We also make sure that they are spayed or neutered so that they do not continue the cycle of births that result in more pets than homes. The advantage of adopting a fostered animal is that we know all about our adoptable pets! They have lived with us and we know their personalities, habits, likes and dislikes. We can help you find the perfect companion for your home and lifestyle! We are a no kill organization (the only time we euthanize is on the advice of a vet in order to end suffering where no hope of recovery exists). Everything we do is out of love for the animals.

PAWS philosophy is that kindness to animals helps build a better world for all of us. Through the generosity of other caring individuals, we can ensure that animals who come into the care of PAWS will never again be alone, hungry, sick, afraid, or in pain.

Our mission is
•To provide for the welfare, medical care, temporary housing, and adoption of dogs and cats in northeast Ohio.
•To Work for the prevention of cruelty to all animals.
•To work to form coalitions and working relationships with other local and national humane organizations.
•To actively create, promote and implement a humane education program.
•To reduce the over population of cats and dogs in northeast Ohio through education.

Come Meet Our Pets...

You can find out more about PAWS Ohio and about our pets on our website, We show our pets at adopt-a-thons around the greater Cleveland area, and partner with PetSmarts by using their in store cage spaces. We have PetSmart Coordinators for each of the two PetSmarts we are in, and a PetSmart Supervisor who oversees all of the Coordinators.

Our Adoption Process...

We have an adoption screening process, an adoption fee, and a follow up process for every adoption.