North America's largest non-profit pet adoption website
proudly powered by the passionate pet lovers at
My name is Lira!
found a new home! Plenty of my friends are looking
for one too. Find a pet to adopt.
Find a pet to adopt
I am already spayed and up to date with shots.
This priceless Dilute Tortie with impressionistic smudges and whimsical wisps of beige was admitted as part of a TNR project focusing on the 60651 zip code. Lira was admitted instead of released after her spay surgery because she is very friendly, obviously a lost or abandoned house cat and she had a bad cold. She is still adjusting to the shelter so will benefit greatly from any extra love and attention. Lira loves to have her head and cheeks scratched, but is a little nervous about being pet below her shoulders just yet. She is a gentle, loving girl who will begin purring and making happy paws just to be looked at.
Facts about Lira
Breed: Domestic Shorthair
Other Pets at Tree House Humane Society
Why Adoption is a Great Option
Lira, a Chicago Domestic Shorthair cat was adopted! Here's how you can benefit by looking at adoption as an option to buying a Domestic Shorthair for sale in Chicago, or seeking a Domestic Shorthair cat from a breeder in Chicago.
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.
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
You will become a hero, and give a needy dog or cat a loving home.
In fact, there are even Domestic Shorthair breeders who
help with Domestic Shorthair rescue. One puppy or kitten
adopted in Chicago paves the way for another one to be saved.