Suspected Breed(s): Tabby/Domestic Shorthair
Age: 5 months
Weight: 4 lbs
Personality: Curious, Adventurous, Outgoing, Smart, Friendly, Quiet, Snuggler, Energetic,
Observations with Dogs: Gets along with dogs including large ones
Observations with Cats: Great with other cats and plays with them
Observations with Kids: Unknown
House Training Progress: Good litterbox manners
Location: DC area foster home
Rescued From: Roane County, WV
Additional Information: As sweet and orange as the fruit she's named for, Persimmon is positively adorable. She loves people and delights in showing it. Among her charming behaviors are the way she loves to rub her face on her foster mom's chin and her habit of climbing on her back and shoulders to supervise the cleaning of her litter box. Plus, she snuggles to boot! Always happy and friendly, this confident darling is unfazed by her fellow fosters; two other cats and a Doberman! She enjoys exploring her surroundings and particularly enjoys climbing and playing with toys. She doesn't scratch anything she's not supposed to scratch. Her favorite treat is any flavor of canned food; she's fed twice a day. She's new to the rescue and with her winning personality, shouldn't be there long; you're already thinking about adopting her, aren't you? Just look at her cute face and apply to make yours her forever home soon!
If you are interested in meeting a cat, we require an adoption application. Visit http://www.citydogsrescuedc.org/adopt-a-city-kitty.html to apply. If a cat has "HAS APPLICATION" listed, they are still available to receive additional applications but also may be in the process of being adopted soon.
City Dogs Rescue is a foster based rescue in Washington, DC. We do not have a shelter. We focus on local adoptions in DC and the metro area of Maryland and Virginia. CDR has a thorough adoption process in order to find the best possible fit for each of our animals (we do not operate under a first-come, first-served model).
Our cat adoption fee is $150 unless noted. Prior to arrival, all of our cats are spayed/neutered (unless specified) and given shots for Rabies, FVRCP, and Feline leukemia. They are microchipped and tested for FIV and FeLV. They are dewormed at least twice and given a health check by the vet.
If you are interested in meeting this dog, please visit: www.citydogsrescuedc.org/dog-adopt.html
City Dogs Rescue is a rescue, not a shelter, and our dogs are located in temporary foster homes in the Washington, DC metro region. Adoption fee, home visit, and application required. CDR charges an adoption fee of $395 unless specified. This fee typically includes health care provided before adoption: all age-appropriate rabies, distemper, and bordetella vaccinations, flea and heartworm prevention prior to adoption, spay/neuter procedure, microchip when available, SNAP test for parasites, initial health check vet visit when going from the municipal shelter to City Dogs Rescue, and pre-adoption health care for dogs over the age of 1 year as needed. For puppies too young for spay/neuter: The fee is the same but does not include the cost of spaying and neutering.
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