7-9 months old
Rani is a special story. She washed up on a lawn in Speedway during heavy rains and flooding. The homeowner thought she was dead, but got her warm and got some of the fatty fluid around canned cat food in her. She started to perk up and we picked her up from the homeowner. Rani was covered in mud and mats and had to be slowly and painstakingly brushed out until she was left with very little hair. Rani's muscles were also wasted. She was in bad shaped. So she was named after the Disney water fairy that gave up her wings.
Rani kept eating and getting stronger. Her fur continued to grow back. But the stronger she got, the more nervous she got. She adores other cats, but she is terrified of dogs and most people. She will even still hiss at us when we first approach her. But once we start petting her, she purrs and loves having her back and chin scratched.
Rani needs a patient owner who will understand the rough start she has had to life and also would be willing to adopt her cagemate Jason.
Your message has been sent to Central Indiana Foster Cats.
You'll receive a copy, too, at to help you keep track of which pets you've inquired about, and which shelters and rescues you've emailed.
NOTE: Some shelters have physical locations you can visit; some of these shelters may only have pets for a limited time, so please do not wait for a reply—just go visit the shelter! Other organizations are rescue groups run by busy volunteers who may take a while to reply. You can find information about the shelter or rescue group caring for this pet, and their adoption procedures, on the pet's details page on Adopt-a-Pet.com.