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My name is Baloonaboo!

Domestic Shorthair Cat for adoption in Chicago, Illinois - Baloonaboo

Facts about Baloonaboo

  • Breed: Domestic Shorthair
  • Color: White (Mostly)
  • Age: Adult
  • Sex: Male
  • Hair: Short

Baloonaboo's Info...

I am already neutered, a special needs pet, and up to date with shots.

Baloonaboo's Story...
It’s somehow more satisfying rubbing cheeks with a cat whose head is the size of a pumpkin. Personable Baloonaboo was admitted as a stray that had obviously seen his share of trouble evident by the scars on his back presumably from cat bites. So far this handsome fellow appears a tad oblivious to the presence of the other cats, casually plopping his butt on another cat to make room for himself on a warm lap. Baloonaboo is very affectionate and playful, but has been known to become overstimulated so please pay attention to his body language.

*Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV) causes a weakening of the immune system in cats. It's often compared to human HIV, but FIV is not transferable to humans or other species. It is also difficult to transfer to other sterilized cats, and we believe that mixed FIV and non-FIV households can work if managed properly. If kept indoors in a stress-free environment, with regular medical care and high-quality nutrition, most FIV+ cats live long and healthy lives. Tree House staff can help answer your questions to see if an FIV+ cat is the right choice for you. FIV+ cats adopted from Tree House are eligible for a lifetime veterinary-care plan that includes a free annual exam and discounted treatments.

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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Baloonaboo, 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.

  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 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.