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My name is Poe!

Bombay Cat for adoption in Chicago, Illinois - Poe
Photo 1 - Bombay Cat for adoption in Chicago, Illinois - Poe
Photo 2 - Bombay Cat for adoption in Chicago, Illinois - Poe
Photo 3 - Bombay Cat for adoption in Chicago, Illinois - Poe
Photo 4 - Bombay Cat for adoption in Chicago, Illinois - Poe

I found a new home!
Plenty of my friends are looking
for one too. Find a pet to adopt.

Poe's Info...

I am already neutered, up to date with shots, declawed, good with kids, and good with cats.

Poe's Story...
Things on Poe's daily list of stuff to do: be held, get pet, play with toys. He keeps things simple and you'll love him for it. He's quiet and sweet and loves to cuddle up...and also to knead a little bit, as some cats do. You'll find him perched on a windowsill or his favorite scratch lounger, until you arrive home, and that's when he'll start crossing things off his to-do list! Come meet him ...and arrive ready for snuggles. Will you be his new forever home? Poe was born in late 2015.

If you are interested in learning more about Poe, or know someone who might be interested, please contact Toni McNaughton at tonimcn@rcn.com and Lisa Ward at catladychicago@yahoo.com. Please tell us a bit about your situation, what you are looking for, the composition of your current household (the other humans and/or pets who already live there), etc. While we can't predict the future or know everything about a cat, we want to do our best to help you choose the cat who is right for you We answer all emails promptly. If you have not received a reply from us within 24 hours, please check your spam folder.

We are always in need of foster homes. If you are not able to adopt, but are interested in fostering or know someone who might be, we would love to hear from you! Please contact Toni McNaughton at tonimcn@rcn.com or Lisa Ward at catladychicago@yahoo.com to learn more. Photos by Kari Peters.

Facts about Poe

  • Breed: Bombay
  • Color: Black (All)
  • Age: Adult
  • Sex: Male
  • Hair: Short

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Poe, a Chicago Bombay cat was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Bombay for sale in Chicago, or seeking a Bombay cat from a breeder in Chicago.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Chicago already know the personality and tendencies of their pets. This means they can match you with the right pet. That will makes it much easier transition to owning a pet for yourself and your new pet.
  2. On average adoption fees are much less than you'd pay a Chicago breeder, or pet store. Plus most often rescue pets have already been to the veterinarian for a check-up, had a round of vaccinations, and are spayed or neutered. That is a lot of savings!
  3. You will become a hero, and give a needy dog or cat a loving home. In fact, there are even Bombay breeders who help with Bombay rescue. One puppy or kitten adopted in Chicago paves the way for another one to be saved.