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King Street Cats

Facts about me

Breed
Domestic Shorthair
Color
Black (All)
Age
Sex
Female
Pet ID
16354489
Hair Length

My story

You can fill out an adoption application online on our official website.

Hi my name is Schatzi. I found myself at King Street Cats after my people passed away. It was a very difficult time for me since I didn’t understand why they left me. I was quite scared and a bit angry when I arrived at KSC. The volunteers at KSC were very kind and patient with me. They would talk to me everyday and tell me everything would work out and I would have a furever home again someday. I finally decided to give them a chance and have been getting braver each day, although I am still quite shy. I would love to have a home where I am the only kitty, where there are soft beds for me to snuggle in and lots of good food to eat. Are you looking for a shy kitty who would love to be your one and only?  All I ask is that you be patient with me and give me time to acclimate to my new home. 
 
Update: One of the caregivers snapped a new picture of me which we are putting as my main picture.  I love coming to see them as they feed us and give us treats.  
 
If you would like to meet me, please visit the following link to fill out an application.   


Visit this organization's web site to see any additional information available about this pet.


 



July 2, 2022, 4:03 pm
You can fill out an adoption application online on our official website.

Hi my name is Schatzi. I found myself at King Street Cats after my people passed away. It was a very difficult time for me since I didn’t understand why they left me. I was quite scared and a bit angry when I arrived at KSC. The volunteers at KSC were very kind and patient with me. They would talk to me everyday and tell me everything would work out and I would have a furever home again someday. I finally decided to give them a chance and have been getting braver each day, although I am still quite shy. I would love to have a home where I am the only kitty, where there are soft beds for me to snuggle in and lots of good food to eat. Are you looking for a shy kitty who would love to be your one and only?  All I ask is that you be patient with me and give me time to acclimate to my new home. 
 
Update: One of the caregivers snapped a new picture of me which we are putting as my main picture.  I love coming to see them as they feed us and give us treats.  
 
If you would like to meet me, please visit the following link to fill out an application.   


Visit this organization's web site to see any additional information available about this pet.


 



July 2, 2022, 4:03 pm
Rescue

King Street Cats

Contact info
Pet ID
16354489
Contact
Address
Alexandria, VA 22314

Their adoption process

Additional adoption info

Our adoption process is simple. When you come to the adoption center, you will fill out an application and a volunteer will interview you and ask about your cat knowledge and experience as well as your other pets. If your application is approved, they will help match you to the cat is perfect for your home and lifestyle. Some adult cats may be adopted singly, but we prefer to adopt out kittens in pairs unless you have a playful cat or dog already in residence to keep the kitten company. King Street Cats asks for a $125 non-refundable adoption fee to adopt a cat or kitten, or $225 to adopt two. The fee includes: - A cat that has been to a vet and tested for FELV/FIV. They are not put up for adoption unless the tests are negative (although sometimes we do have an FIV-positive cat that is healthy and can be adopted). - An adult cat that is up-to-date on vaccinations before being made available for adoption. (Kittens will have had vaccinations appropriate for their age) - Cats and kittens are spayed or neutered before they are placed for adoption. Kittens are spayed/neutered between 12-14 weeks and are then available for adoption. - Post-adoption support: our volunteers are very knowledgeable about cat care. We encourage adopters to call us with any questions.
Our adoption process is simple. When you come to the adoption center, you will fill out an application and a volunteer will interview you and ask about your cat knowledge and experience as well as your other pets. If your application is approved, they will help match you to the cat is perfect for your home and lifestyle. Some adult cats may be adopted singly, but we prefer to adopt out kittens in pairs unless you have a playful cat or dog already in residence to keep the kitten company. King Street Cats asks for a $125 non-refundable adoption fee to adopt a cat or kitten, or $225 to adopt two. The fee includes: - A cat that has been to a vet and tested for FELV/FIV. They are not put up for adoption unless the tests are negative (although sometimes we do have an FIV-positive cat that is healthy and can be adopted). - An adult cat that is up-to-date on vaccinations before being made available for adoption. (Kittens will have had vaccinations appropriate for their age) - Cats and kittens are spayed or neutered before they are placed for adoption. Kittens are spayed/neutered between 12-14 weeks and are then available for adoption. - Post-adoption support: our volunteers are very knowledgeable about cat care. We encourage adopters to call us with any questions.

Go meet their pets

Adoptions at 25 Dove St (the King Street Cat home) are every Saturday and Sunday from 1:30 to 4:30 pm Additional Adoption Events: - Petco at Beacon Hill on the first Saturday of the month (1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.) - Profeed at Bradlee Shopping Center on Saturdays and Sundays (1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.) - Petsmart at Falls Church on 3rd/4th Sunday of the month (1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
Adoptions at 25 Dove St (the King Street Cat home) are every Saturday and Sunday from 1:30 to 4:30 pm Additional Adoption Events: - Petco at Beacon Hill on the first Saturday of the month (1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.) - Profeed at Bradlee Shopping Center on Saturdays and Sundays (1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.) - Petsmart at Falls Church on 3rd/4th Sunday of the month (1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

More about this rescue

We are proud to be the only cat-exclusive orphanage in Alexandria, Va. We have been in operation since 2003, and were previously known as The Albert Foundation for many years before becoming King Street Cats. Because we are a free-roaming and no-kill cat orphanage, we have the "cat-friendliest cats" in town! Our primary purpose is to educate and assist the community in regard to cat welfare, and to provide loving homes for the cats and kittens in our care. We accomplish this through outreach to the local community by providing information on proper cat care, behavioral problems and medical issues involving cats. We also assist local residents in locating and retrieving lost cats and assist individuals through the cat adoption process. We provide abandoned and rescued cats and kittens with a safe and secure temporary home until a permanent, loving home can be found. We promote spaying and neutering and all our cats and kittens are sterilized and fully up-to-date on all medical care prior to adoption. We also provide post-adoption support for adopters and anyone else that needs cat care advice. Because we only work in the area of cat welfare .... we know cats! Please stop by and visit with our friendly cats.
We are proud to be the only cat-exclusive orphanage in Alexandria, Va. We have been in operation since 2003, and were previously known as The Albert Foundation for many years before becoming King Street Cats. Because we are a free-roaming and no-kill cat orphanage, we have the "cat-friendliest cats" in town! Our primary purpose is to educate and assist the community in regard to cat welfare, and to provide loving homes for the cats and kittens in our care. We accomplish this through outreach to the local community by providing information on proper cat care, behavioral problems and medical issues involving cats. We also assist local residents in locating and retrieving lost cats and assist individuals through the cat adoption process. We provide abandoned and rescued cats and kittens with a safe and secure temporary home until a permanent, loving home can be found. We promote spaying and neutering and all our cats and kittens are sterilized and fully up-to-date on all medical care prior to adoption. We also provide post-adoption support for adopters and anyone else that needs cat care advice. Because we only work in the area of cat welfare .... we know cats! Please stop by and visit with our friendly cats.