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Buster (Shy Black Kitty) - Adoption Sponsored

Domestic Shorthair

Female, Adult
Emmett, ID
Size
(when grown) -
Details
Not good with kids, Good with cats, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Meet Buster!    Buster is a short-haired kitty who has more brown in her coat with white on her body. She is about 7 years old. Buster was surrendered back in July 2022.  She has been here for over a year. She has made tremendous progress though and is showing lots of improvement. She will hide if you startle her or she doesn’t know you. She will stay out in the open in a quiet environment. She does love her wet food and treats. She loves to be petted as well. She loves to stick her tongue out and can often be found like that. She’s doing so well and is ready to find a new family to give her lots of love. Please be patient if you come in to meet her and she doesn’t initially show interest in you or even stay out. Please come in on a Tuesday or Saturday if you’re interested in adopting her.  She will warm up and has lots of love to offer you. Call us or stop by today to say hi!  Our prices are       Kitties 0-4 months - $80       5 months -7 Yrs. -  $70 8 Yrs. Plus -  $25       ++ For the safety of the cat, please bring a carrier.  A cardboard carrier is available for a $5.00 donation. ++ Please stop in or call us today - Pet Adoption League 1526 N. Washington Avenue Emmett, ID 83617 208-365-1359 We are Open: o Monday 10 am - 2 pm o Tuesday 10 am - 2pm o Wednesday 12 pm - 5 pm o Thursday 1 pm - 3 pm o Friday 10 am - 2 pm  o Saturday 11 am - 3 pm  June 15, 2024, 5:28 pm
We'll also keep you updated on Olive (Goofy and Playful) - $70's adoption status with email updates.
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Olive (Goofy and Playful) - $70

Domestic Shorthair

Female, Young
Emmett, ID
Size
(when grown) -
Details
Not good with cats, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Meet Olive!    Olive is a short-haired tabby. She is approximately 1 year old. She came to us after being rescued from a terrible home environment. Ask in the office if you want details about her previous life. She was adopted and it wasn’t a good fit despite the adopter’s patience and love. Please read about her below before considering adopting her. She’s a loving, wonderful kitty with people. She is friendly and loves everybody she meets. She loves toys and has lots of kitten energy but is much calmer than most kittens.    She doesn’t like other cats and can react very strongly. She’s proving to be cat-selective. When she first arrived, she struggled with severe diarrhea likely due to stress. She will need to stay on a special diet of sensitive stomach food. This has made the diarrhea better after many months of experimenting with different foods. She needs to be an only cat or have enough room so that she doesn’t have to interact closely with another cat. She would love a home where she would be the center of attention. We are not sure about dogs. It would depend on the personality of the dog and how they were introduced.  She did great with a kid in her previous home but it would depend on the family dynamics and age of the kid(s).    Recently, we took her to the vet to deal with a medical issue. Lumps started appearing on the side of her spine. They got bigger and started duplicating. After some diagnostic testing, it was determined that her kidneys are floppy and sit in a weird place. We have documentation from the vet stating this and her test results. Her kidneys are fully functional and in excellent health at this moment. This could change in the future so this is something to consider. She’s so playful and loving and would love to be your new best friend. We require the cat manager's approval to adopt her due to her various issues as we want to ensure she goes into the perfect home.  Contact us today or stop in to meet her!   Our prices are       Kitties 0-4 months - $80       5 months -7 Yrs. -  $70 8 Yrs. Plus -  $25       ++ For the safety of the cat, please bring a carrier.  A cardboard carrier is available for a $5.00 donation. ++ Please stop in or call us today - Pet Adoption League 1526 N. Washington Avenue Emmett, ID 83617 208-365-1359 We are Open: o Monday 10 am - 2 pm o Tuesday 10 am - 2pm o Wednesday 12 pm - 5 pm o Thursday 1 pm - 3 pm o Friday 10 am - 2 pm  o Saturday 11 am - 3 pm  June 15, 2024, 5:28 pm
We'll also keep you updated on Hazel (Sassy and Loving Tabby) - $70's adoption status with email updates.
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Hazel (Sassy and Loving Tabby) - $70

Domestic Shorthair

Female, Adult
Emmett, ID
Size
(when grown) -
Details
Not good with dogs, Good with cats, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Meet Hazel!   Hazel is a short-haired dark tabby with a short tail. She is about 3 years old. She was returned after no longer being a good fit with her adopted family. We recommend against dogs. She was brought back due to reacting strongly to a dog being introduced into the household. This reaction included not using her litter box and showing severe signs of stress. She’s cat-friendly and did well with older kids (12+) in her previous home. She’s a sweet girl who enjoys affection and attention on her terms. She loves chin rubs and being petted on her head. It took several months to get comfortable in the shelter but she has settled in. She has a fun personality that is fairly independent and sassy at times. She would do great in a home where she could bond and connect with one or two people in a quiet, relaxed setting. She’s ready to find her forever family. Contact us today and ask more about her or stop in to see her today! Our prices are       Kitties 0-4 months - $80       5 months -7 Yrs. -  $70 8 Yrs. Plus -  $25       ++ For the safety of the cat, please bring a carrier.  A cardboard carrier is available for a $5.00 donation. ++ Please stop in or call us today - Pet Adoption League 1526 N. Washington Avenue Emmett, ID 83617 208-365-1359 We are Open: o Monday 10 am - 2 pm o Tuesday 10 am - 2pm o Wednesday 12 pm - 5 pm o Thursday 1 pm - 3 pm o Friday 10 am - 2 pm  o Saturday 11 am - 3 pm  June 15, 2024, 5:28 pm
We'll also keep you updated on Abigail (Goofy and Affectionate) - $70's adoption status with email updates.
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Abigail (Goofy and Affectionate) - $70

Domestic Shorthair

Female, Adult
Emmett, ID
Size
(when grown) -
Details
House-trained, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Meet Abigail!   Abigail is a short-haired tuxedo. She is about 1 year old. She has a goofy, unique personality.  She has come out of her shell and is playful and relaxed in the room. She likes to be held and seeks out attention when she wants it. She loves to flop and roll around. She’s cat-selective and doesn’t seem to bond with anyone in the room. She prefers easygoing older cats who leave her alone. She doesn’t mind them or show any aggression but chooses to do her own thing. She is a good balance between affectionate and independent if you aren’t looking for a clingy cat. We are unsure about dogs or kids. She doesn’t always like loud noises or chaos but this could change in the right environment. It’s recommended you bring in any kids (younger especially) to check how she does. She sometimes will hide from them and climb up out of reach. She’s ready to find a new home with her forever family. Stop by and meet her today!  Our prices are       Kitties 0-4 months - $80       5 months -7 Yrs. -  $70 8 Yrs. Plus -  $25       ++ For the safety of the cat, please bring a carrier.  A cardboard carrier is available for a $5.00 donation. ++ Please stop in or call us today - Pet Adoption League 1526 N. Washington Avenue Emmett, ID 83617 208-365-1359 We are Open: o Monday 10 am - 2 pm o Tuesday 10 am - 2pm o Wednesday 12 pm - 5 pm o Thursday 1 pm - 3 pm o Friday 10 am - 2 pm  o Saturday 11 am - 3 pm  June 15, 2024, 5:28 pm
We'll also keep you updated on Paisley (Sassy and Playful) - $70's adoption status with email updates.
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Paisley (Sassy and Playful) - $70

Domestic Shorthair

Female, Adult
Emmett, ID
Size
(when grown) -
Details
House-trained, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Meet Paisley!    Paisley is a short-haired tuxedo who is approximately a year old. She has lots of sass and attitude in all the best ways. She’s similar to a sour candy at times and we love that about her. First she’s sour then she’s sweet. Even during her playful moments, she’s very gentle and well behaved. She will bap or swat without any claws or force when she’s feeling playful. She was initially aggressive (growled and stalked) to the cats in the room when she was first introduced and would need to be closely monitored to ensure there were no issues with other kitties in your home. She is quite cat selective and seems to prefer certain cats over other cats. She doesn’t do great with very dominant cats or overly submissive cats who allow her to bully them. She respects cats who stand up for themselves without being mean and will cuddle with them (see picture with Penny for proof). Per a friend of her previous owner, she has experience with dogs and kids (younger and older). In the shelter, she has shown potential issues with dogs. She will stalk a dog when they come in the room but it might be different when she’s in a home setting and can get used to a certain dog. She’s got lots of energy and needs an outlet to run this energy off. She’s used to being indoor/outdoor so she might want to be indoor/outdoor in an adopted home. She’s ready to find her new forever family and provide you with endless entertainment. Stop in today to meet her! Our prices are       Kitties 0-4 months - $80       5 months -7 Yrs. -  $70 8 Yrs. Plus -  $25       ++ For the safety of the cat, please bring a carrier.  A cardboard carrier is available for a $5.00 donation. ++ Please stop in or call us today - Pet Adoption League 1526 N. Washington Avenue Emmett, ID 83617 208-365-1359 We are Open: o Monday 10 am - 2 pm o Tuesday 10 am - 2pm o Wednesday 12 pm - 5 pm o Thursday 1 pm - 3 pm o Friday 10 am - 2 pm  o Saturday 11 am - 3 pm  June 15, 2024, 5:28 pm
We'll also keep you updated on Buddy (Affectionate and Laidback) - $70's adoption status with email updates.
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Buddy (Affectionate and Laidback) - $70

Domestic Shorthair

Male, Adult
Emmett, ID
Size
(when grown) -
Details
Good with kids, Good with dogs, Good with cats, House-trained, Spayed or Neutered,
Story
Meet Buddy!   Buddy is a short-haired tabby w/ white. He is about 3 years old. He was adopted and recently returned due to no fault of his own. He’s a big boy who is adjusting to being back in the shelter. He’s a sweet guy who seems to be a little shy when you first meet him. He loves to give everybody the biggest head bumps. He is very cat-friendly. We were told he’s bonded to Missy and his previous adopter recommends they be adopted together. You don’t see them together much in the room but it’s hard to say how they would do in a home setting. He’s got a laid-back personality once he adjusts to his environment. It seems like he could be quite needy in a home environment and could become quite cuddly. He is dog and kid-friendly (per his previous adopter) but we are unsure of the ages he does well with. Please bring in your kids before adoption to make sure he does well with them. He’s ready to find his perfect home. Please stop in and meet him today!  Our prices are       Kitties 0-4 months - $80       5 months -7 Yrs. -  $70 8 Yrs. Plus -  $25       ++ For the safety of the cat, please bring a carrier.  A cardboard carrier is available for a $5.00 donation. ++ Please stop in or call us today - Pet Adoption League 1526 N. Washington Avenue Emmett, ID 83617 208-365-1359 We are Open: o Monday 10 am - 2 pm o Tuesday 10 am - 2pm o Wednesday 12 pm - 5 pm o Thursday 1 pm - 3 pm o Friday 10 am - 2 pm  o Saturday 11 am - 3 pm  June 15, 2024, 5:28 pm

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Pet Adoption League of Gem County Idaho

1526 N Washington Avenue, Emmett, ID 83617

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Pet Adoption League of Gem County Idaho

1526 N Washington Avenue, Emmett, ID 83617

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23.3 miles

Pet Adoption League of Gem County Idaho

1526 N Washington Avenue, Emmett, ID 83617

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23.3 miles

Pet Adoption League of Gem County Idaho

1526 N Washington Avenue, Emmett, ID 83617

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23.3 miles

Pet Adoption League of Gem County Idaho

1526 N Washington Avenue, Emmett, ID 83617

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23.3 miles

Pet Adoption League of Gem County Idaho

1526 N Washington Avenue, Emmett, ID 83617

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23.3 miles

Pet Adoption League of Gem County Idaho

1526 N Washington Avenue, Emmett, ID 83617

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23.3 miles

Pet Adoption League of Gem County Idaho

1526 N Washington Avenue, Emmett, ID 83617

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23.3 miles

Pet Adoption League of Gem County Idaho

1526 N Washington Avenue, Emmett, ID 83617

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