My name is Dom!

Domestic Longhair Cat for adoption in Dawson, Georgia - Dom
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I'm being cared for by:
Humane Society of Terrell County

Facts about Dom

  • Breed: Domestic Longhair
  • Color: White
  • Age: Young
  • Sex: Male
  • ID#: ps_24993640
  • Hair: Long

Dom is a people watcher. He is wants to be a profiler for the FBI when he grows up. He can usually be found watching somebody, even his litter mates and foster siblings. He seems to quietly study his subjects, carefully pinpointing different traits. If his subject is a human, he finds any movement you make in his general direction to be an encroachment on his personal space and he will immediately vacate the area. Feline subjects that approach him are quietly regarded until they are within acceptable range for pouncing and engaging in ninja type maneuvers. If playing is ensued, Dom sheds his profiling persona and acts like the playful little ninja cat he is! He loves playing in the tub (without water please), racing up and down the cat tree, stalking his buddies and playing in empty boxes. 

Dom is not into a lively social scene and prefers a more quiet, laid back lifestyle. Loud children will cause him to become invisible (he'll never come out of hiding!) If you are looking for a cuddle bug that is attentive, loving and excited to see you, keep looking - Dom is NOT your kitty. He will do absolutely nothing for your self-esteem. Dom thinks all that lovey-dovey crap is for dogs. He doesn't mind dogs at all - he thinks they are oafs and entirely too people pleasing! He would like a home with a family that will understand the role they will play in his life - the role of a servant. Occasionally, you will be (grudgingly) allowed to scratch him once or twice. He is wide open at three scratches. As snobbish as he is, Dom has a weakness for the elusive red dot - always use this to your advantage.

You can submit an adoption application for Dom at Please email if you have any questions or would like more information on Dom.


About Humane Society of Terrell County

About Our Rescue Group...

The Humane Society of Terrell County (HSTC) is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with a registered mailing address in Dawson, GA. We DO NOT have a shelter. We are an all volunteer based rescue operating as a network of foster homes that care for pets in our homes until they can be adopted into loving homes.

HSTC is always in need of donations, volunteers and foster homes. You can find out more about our rescue, our pets and ways you can help by visiting our website at Our telephone number is voice-mail only and is checked several times per week. Email is the best way to contact us. You can always message us through our website as well.

Come Meet Our Pets...

HSTC partners with the local PetSmart store in Albany Georgia in adopting our cats into permanent homes. We rotate our cats every two weeks to keep them from getting too bored or stressed while in the adoption center. Our foster homes are happy to work with anyone that would like information on any of our cats that are not currently in rotation and housed at the PetSmart adoption center. Please do not hesitate to email us for information on how to meet your new best friend!

HSTC holds small adoption events at PetSmart in Albany, GA on the first and third weekends of each month where you can meet some of our dogs available for adoption. PetSmart Charities holds national adoption events during the months of February, May, September and November and HSTC participates in each of these national events. HSTC does not hold our normal first and third weekend events during the months of the national adoption events. We are happy to schedule a meet and greet with potential adopters who would like to meet particular dogs once an application is approved.

Our Adoption Process...

The adoption fee for dogs is $85 and cats $75 (we will discount if more than one pet is adopted at the same time or the adoptee is taking on some type of medical care). We do allow out-of-state adoptions, however, transportation is the responsibility of the adopter.

We require a completed adoption application with a vet reference provided. We screen all applications prior to a meet and greet and we will call your vet to verify your information. Adoption applications are approved on a case-by-case basis, taking into consideration matching the needs of the pet to an owner. Some long distance adoptions may also require a home visit from a local animal rescuer in the adopter’s area.

HSTC is an all volunteer organization - we have no paid staff and we DO NOT have a shelter. The majority of our pets are in individual foster homes with fosters who work full time jobs - some of our dogs are in boarding at one of our vet's offices. We make every effort to respond to questions and make contact on applications within 24-48 hours of receiving them. Please be patient with us.