Tux is a large, handsome, healthy male tuxedo cat. He was found living in the woods and would approach nearby homes begging for scraps. He was thin and needed food and shelter. He was very shy but after several weeks of settling into his foster home he learned to trust his caretaker and even greets her at the door and rolls onto his back for attention. With time and patience he will learn to trust a new and special person in his life.
In his foster home, Tux has safe access to the outdoors via a cat enclosure that's attached to the screened porch. He enjoys spending most of his time outdoors in the safety of his enclosure. Amazingly, his hunting instincts are so strong that he will patiently wait for critters such as chipmunks, mice, moles and even garter snakes to enter the enclosure and he will immediately capture them.
Tux would be a great indoor/outdoor or barn cat in a safe setting. He is neutered, vaccinated, microchipped and uses his litter box like a prince.
A video of Tux is below. If you'd like more information about him, please complete the adoption application and a volunteer will contact you within 24 hours.
His foster parents are Nancy D. The adoption fee for Tux is $30. If more than one cat or kitten is adopted the adoption fees are discounted.
Please complete our online application form if you are interested in adopting Tux. A volunteer will contact you as soon as possible.
All Kalamazoo Animal Rescue cats & kittens are spayed or neutered and feline leukemia tested prior to adoption. They also are given medication to rid them of roundworms and checked and treated for fleas & ear mites, if needed. Additional vet care may have been provided depending on the particular animal's needs. All are given distemper vaccinations and depending on how long the pet has been in foster care, additional vaccine(s) may be necessary and the expense will be incurred by the adopter.
Go to the Kalamazoo Animal Rescue website to see the rest of our adoptable cats & kittens.
Kalamazoo Animal Rescue P.O.Box 3295 Kalamazoo, MI 49003 website: http://www.kalamazooanimalrescue.org email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Your message has been sent to Kalamazoo Animal Rescue.
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.