My name is Shasta!

Domestic Shorthair Cat for adoption in Aurora, Indiana - Shasta
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I'm being cared for by:
Dearborn County Friends of Animals

Facts about Shasta

  • Breed: Domestic Shorthair
  • Color: Black & White Or Tuxedo
  • Age: Adult
  • Sex: Female
  • Hair: Short
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Important Note

Shasta is best friends with Rascal. Please adopt both of them so they can stay together!
Shasta is a 7 year old female black & white cat who is in need of a new home.

While Shasta is not really a dog lover, she does get along with humans & other cats. She is currently living with her buddy Rascal & is sorta hoping they can be adopted together. You know, so Rascal can help her settle in more easily. Shasta is a little on the shy side and will take a few days to warm up. She doesn’t care for being carried around, but she loves to be petted & brushed.

Shasta is looking for a quiet home with adults or maybe older kids. In return you will get a friendly, sometimes talkative cat with a heart of gold.

About Dearborn County Friends of Animals

About Our Rescue Group...

Who We Are
Mission Statement
We are a committed, thoughtful group of volunteers who strive to provide assistance for unwanted, lost and neglected animals by providing humane education, veterinary care, animal rescue and by actively encouraging pet population control through spay and neuter.

Helping Homeless Animals Get a Second Chance at Life...
We have a network of foster homes and take in dogs and cats who have been found as strays, given up by their owners, and taken from area shelters to make more room there for other animals.

Preventing Unwanted Litters to Save Lives...
We are also at work to increase the numbers of spayed/neutered animals in our area--the heart of the pet overpopulation problem. We search for funding to assist those who can't afford to have their pets spayed/neutered and educate those people who have not before considered the consequences of their pets' unwanted and unplanned litters.

Assisting Pet Owners in Being Responsible Pet Owners...
Through our adoption outreach programs and contact with pet owners, we take advantage of each opportunity to educate others about the need for responsible pet ownership. We believe that everyone has a responsibility to their pets which demands that each of us follow the local animal control laws, that we keep proper identification on our pets, that we seek regular veterinary care, that we not allow them to run at large, that we spay/neuter them as early as possible, and that we treat them in a humane and caring way. Our volunteers strive to present these ideas when discussing pet care and ownership.

Providing Others with the Opportunity to Help Homeless Animals
We are a volunteer organization and strive to provide opportunities for others to help in our efforts. There are always volunteer opportunities and we are happy to help people get involved, with as little or as much time commitment as they want to provide.

Come Meet Our Pets...

Dearborn County Friends of Animals is at the TriCounty PetSmart every Saturday from 11:30 to 3 pm.
(11741 Princeton Pike, Springdale, OH 45246).

On Sundays when the weather permits us to set up outside, we will be at the Bridgewater Falls PetSmart
(3439 Princeton Rd, Hamilton, Ohio 45011)

Our Adoption Process...

Our basic adoption fee is $200 per dog/puppy and $100 for a cat/kitten.

We ask all potential adopters to fill out our adoption application. It is a simple Excel spreadsheet that we can email to you.

We require all our animals to be adopted as inside companion animals only. Other than that, the requirements are usually specific to each animal. Some dogs require a fenced yard, some do not. Some pets don't do well with children, some are great with kids.

We are a small group & the animals are all fostered in our homes as family members. That allows us the luxury of getting to know each individual & then looking for a home that will best fit his or her needs.

Our main goal is to place each animals in a permanent loving home where it will stay for the rest of its life.