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My name is Doug!

Domestic Shorthair Cat for adoption in Austin, Texas - Doug
Photo 1 - Domestic Shorthair Cat for adoption in Austin, Texas - Doug
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Austin Pets Alive!

Facts about Doug

  • Breed: Domestic Shorthair
  • Color: Gray, Blue Or Silver Tabby
  • Age: Adult
  • Sex: Male
  • ID#: 10597958-32089305
  • Hair: Short

Chill, Lovable, Cuddly

Say hello to Doug, a 10-year-old fellow who just needs some love! He was found as a stray, dragging his legs. Now he's recovered from his broken pelvis, and he's working hard to strengthen his hind legs even more. This guy's sad story definitely deserves a happily ever after.

Doug acts "angry" when he first arrives at a new place. But that's just fear. As soon as he calms down, he's just lovely. He prefers to be pressed up against your side, snuggling and sleeping. He uses his crackly meow to ask for pets and also tolerates being picked up and put in your lap.

At 10, Doug isn't rambunctious, but he loves playing with the feather wand. And it's super cute when he tries to keep up with his younger feline friends. He gets along with other cats and tolerates low energy, calmer dogs. He hasn't met any children, but we recommend older kids only. 

Doug is a healthy FIV+ (Feline Immunodeficiency Virus) cat. FIV+ cats typically live long, healthy lives! For more information, please contact APA! or read this FAQ:  http://bestfriends.org/Resources/FAQs-About-Feline-Immunodeficiency-Virus-FIV

This former street cat is loving his new life as a comfortable, indoor, people-friendly cat. He just needs a forever home with patient people who'll let him come out of his shell. (And maybe a cat friend or two.) Will you give Doug what he needs to stay happy and healthy? We hope so!

All APA! cats are fully vetted, spayed or neutered, and have updated vaccines and a microchip. Lifetime support is offered by our Cat Behavior Team.

For further information or to meet this kitty, please email  adopt@austinpetsalive.org.



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http://www.austinpetsalive.org/events/dog-adoption-events/

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http://www.austinpetsalive.org/adopt/how-to-adopt-a-dog/

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http://www.austinpetsalive.org/adopt/how-to-adopt-a-cat/