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My name is Pepper!

Domestic Shorthair Cat for adoption in Alexandria, Virginia - Pepper

Facts about Pepper

  • Breed: Domestic Shorthair
  • Color: Gray Or Blue (Mostly)
  • Age: Adult
  • Sex: Female
  • Hair: Short

Pepper's Info...

I am already spayed, up to date with shots, good with kids, good with dogs, and not good with cats.

Pepper's Story...
Pepper (6 years old) was found this past summer when she approached her rescuer for food. She is very affectionate and is often found rolling around on her back, purring like a steam engine, and stretching out for her tummy to be rubbed. She does a funny little crab-walk when she saddles up for petting and loves to cozy up on the sofa or in bed. Pepper is very cute when she asks for treats, standing up on her two back feet. She will sit with you while you do computer work and will follow you around but she also spends time by herself napping and looking out windows. She would probably do best as an only cat.


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If you have any questions about kittens, adoptions, or how to integrate a new cat into your home, the Tails High adoption coordinator, at 703-819-5240 or email her at meow@tailshigh.org.


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Why Adoption is a Great Option

Pepper, a Alexandria 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 Alexandria, or seeking a Domestic Shorthair cat from a breeder in Alexandria.

  1. Rescues and shelter volunteers in Alexandria 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 Alexandria 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 Alexandria paves the way for another one to be saved.