My name is Baby 2016!

Domestic Shorthair Cat for adoption in Alexandria, Virginia - Baby 2016
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I'm being cared for by:
King Street Cats

Facts about Baby 2016

  • Breed: Domestic Shorthair
  • Color: Gray Or Blue (Mostly)
  • Age: Adult
  • Sex: Female
  • ID#: 10754098
  • Hair: Short
You can fill out an adoption application online on our official website.


Hello friends, my name is Baby. I've been the beloved Baby of my people for the five (5) years of my young life until they recently required the services of assisted living and were unable to take me with them. My new friends here at King Street Cats have given me a loving welcome and assurances that with my gentle, affectionate purrsonality it won't be long until I find my new forever home.

I'm a beautiful short-haired silver girl with a snowy white tuxedo and bright, lively green eyes. I have a calm, gentle disposition and love to spend quiet tme with my human friends. I would love to find a quiet forever home where I could be your "one and only" so that we can develop the kind of bond that I so enjoyed with my original family. 

I'm the kind of girl who will greet you when you enter the room. I'll wait patiently while you get settled and then choose my spot near you so that you know I'm here for you. I love kind compliments, gentle head pats and chin scratches and I'll purr to let you know how contented I am just to be in your presence. 

Please come to meet me. I was a cherished family girl and that's what I want to be again. Please send an email to and ask for me, Baby. We'll enjoy each other so much... I know it!

Lovingly yours,

Visit this organization's web site to see any additional information available about this pet.


About King Street Cats

About Our Shelter...

We are proud to be the only cat-exclusive orphanage in Alexandria, Va. We have been in operation since 2003, and were previously known as The Albert Foundation for many years before becoming King Street Cats. Because we are a free-roaming and no-kill cat orphanage, we have the "cat-friendliest cats" in town! Our primary purpose is to educate and assist the community in regard to cat welfare, and to provide loving homes for the cats and kittens in our care. We accomplish this through outreach to the local community by providing information on proper cat care, behavioral problems and medical issues involving cats. We also assist local residents in locating and retrieving lost cats and assist individuals through the cat adoption process. We provide abandoned and rescued cats and kittens with a safe and secure temporary home until a permanent, loving home can be found.

We promote spaying and neutering and all our cats and kittens are sterilized and fully up-to-date on all medical care prior to adoption. We also provide post-adoption support for adopters and anyone else that needs cat care advice. Because we only work in the area of cat welfare .... we know cats! Please stop by and visit with our friendly cats.

Come Meet Our Pets...

Adoptions at 25 Dove St (the King Street Cat home) are every Saturday and Sunday from 1:30 to 4:30 pm

Additional Adoption Events:
- Petco at Beacon Hill on the first Saturday of the month (1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
- Profeed at Bradlee Shopping Center on Saturdays and Sundays (1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.)
- Petsmart at Falls Church on 3rd/4th Sunday of the month (1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

Our Adoption Process...

Our adoption process is simple. When you come to the adoption center, you will fill out an application and a volunteer will interview you and ask about your cat knowledge and experience as well as your other pets. If your application is approved, they will help match you to the cat is perfect for your home and lifestyle. Some adult cats may be adopted singly, but we prefer to adopt out kittens in pairs unless you have a playful cat or dog already in residence to keep the kitten company.

King Street Cats asks for a $125 non-refundable adoption fee to adopt a cat or kitten, or $225 to adopt two. The fee includes:

- A cat that has been to a vet and tested for FELV/FIV. They are not put up for adoption unless the tests are negative (although sometimes we do have an FIV-positive cat that is healthy and can be adopted).
- An adult cat that is up-to-date on vaccinations before being made available for adoption. (Kittens will have had vaccinations appropriate for their age)
- Cats and kittens are spayed or neutered before they are placed for adoption. Kittens are spayed/neutered between 12-14 weeks and are then available for adoption.
- Post-adoption support: our volunteers are very knowledgeable about cat care. We encourage adopters to call us with any questions.