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Mimi's Tale

(Ava now Mimi) I just wanted to let you know that Mimi
has settled in just fine. Is loving her new surroundings.
She has found herself a bed to sleep in. Loves playing
with my son. I will send more photos soon

Yours truly
The Zengen family

Marigold's Tale

Hello. I received a call from Denise last weekend
checking to see how my kitty Marigold, who I
adopted on Sept. 3, is doing. I couldn't
reach Denise by phone
so I'd thought I'd e-mail an update.

He is a beautiful, active, friendly kitty who quickly
adjusted to his new home. Within a week he had full
access to the house and acted like he's always
lived there. He loves to be near
Dexter who is about 2 years older
than him. Dexter is still warming up to him, but
overall it's going better than I could have hoped.

They love to wrestle and occasionally even
groom each other. Thank you for providing
the service that you do.
I've been telling everyone what a good experience I
had with the adoption process. Please let me know if
you have any questions, and please feel free to
follow up on Marigold/Dodger's progress anytime.

Sincerely, Mary Ann Lewis

Alley's Tale

Here is a photo of Nutmeg II who we adopted from
Pet Smart on Labor Day. She is a very sweet girl and
our old cat is slowly getting used to her.
We are calling her Alley.

Kathy and John Kucich


Tibble's Tale

I just wanted to give you an update on Coke, who we
adopted from you back in February. We renamed her
Tibbles and she is a very happy addition to our family.
She has the run of the house. Adopting Tibbles was
one of the best decisions we've made.
Thank you again.
Barbara A. Ray

Butterscotch's Tale

Hi there, Back in February I adopted a 18 mo
Diluted Calico named "Princess Diana".
I have since renamed her "Butterscotch", she is doing
very well adjusting to her new home. I do have another
cat that was a rescue several years ago and she is a
5yr old Black Tortoiseshell named Callie. Butterscotch
sure does have alot of patience with Callie but it is
Callie that is slowly coming around to having a sister.
Butterscotch will only allow my husband & I
to pet her and, at times she will jump up on the
bed or couch to say hello, she likes to "Flop" to
be petted! She will not yet allow me
to pick her up and hold her for very long but she is
coming around! She Loves Purring & Meowing &
Playing with her toys and I give her a little "nip" now
and then. Butterscotch came into my life when I really
needed her and she needed me too. She's Happy &
Healthy and thanks for finding & rescuing her so that I
can have such a sweet kitty in my life. I am sending just
a few pics of the many that I have of the Princess who
I now call Butterscotch!

Yours Truly, Vanessa L Baillis

Sam and Dean's Tale

We renamed Little John and Robin Hood-Sam and
Dean, Sam has the pale white stripes on his snout
and between his eyes and Dean is the littler one.
Sam is adjusting much better he was sitting by
the front door when I got in this afternoon
and didn't run away. And he stayed and
ate some wet food with the others. Dean
was hiding under the bed, I lured him out with
the red light to play for a while. Our girl
cat Ruby still hisses at them, but she does
that to the other male that we have.
She doesn't want anyone else on the bed. Jesse
our Orange cat wrestles with and chases Sam.
Sometime Dean will join in, if we are not in
the room. Dean always sits by the doorway
in any room or under the living room table.

I guess they are doing better, Sam would always
cry out when Dean went upstairs or left him for
too long, now he just runs around the house.
Sam on the left let us brush him last night and
we can pet him but not on his head.
But they are both still skittish with loud noises
and sudden movement. Sam is adopting the
moves of our Orange cat Jesse. Jesse will
rub against your legs like crazy when waiting
to be fed. This morning Sam was rubbing
against me. Dean sat across the room and
watched, maybe soon Dean will follow suit.


These two cats needed socialization.
This owner was kind enough to open his
home to the brothers that needed
patience and kindness. Such a good story!

Darlene's Tale

I have 3 cats. One of which I had adopted from ACT
last year. Now 3 year old, Darlene is a Norwegian
Forest cat. She’s doing very well and gets along great
with our 2 other boys.


Gracie's Tale

We did not have any adoption plans when we
stepped into Petsmart on January 1, 2011.
My daughter ran to the cats section and
the only cat I could see was this gorgeous
longhair grey queen, who was looking at me
with the indifferent look of her walnut-shaped
yellow-green eyes and apparently was not
sure how she ended up there. On January 7,
she found her new home with us.
It took Gracie a couple of months to adjust and
she is still scared of loud noises, dropped
objects, phone rings and completely disappears
with the first roars of thunder.

However she discovered her favorite locations -
her condo, window sills, large pillows and of
course the safety burrow under a blanket or
a hideout in the back of my closet. Her favorite
toys are small stuffed birds with feathery tails,
fish on a rod but most of all - my daughter's
hair rubber bands. She grabs them, jumps on
them, chews and shuffles them around the house.
Her favorite drink is mint tea, always followed
by a long play with the tea bag until the
loose tea is spread all over the kitchen.
Unlike your regular cat, Gracie is drawn to the
running water. As she poked her nose into
our bath tubs every time we filled them in,
one day we just put herin the warm water!

And our scaredy cat was not scared
at all! She loved her bath and loved us even
more. She is very clean and her fur is shiny
and silky now. It has been six months of
our life together. Gracie feels at home
and got used to regular grooming. We became
friends and when she jumps on my lap every
time I get on the sofa to read a book or
watch TV, I cannot even imagine
how our home was once without this cute
swaddle of grey fur, And ah those purrs!
It is the best thank you a
human ear can hear!

Helen and Sasha Paradise

Miss Gizzy's Tale

Hi Naomi, Gizzy has been here
a week with us now.
She is doing awesome!!!!
Her and Dolce are the Best
of friends. Her appetite has increased
and she eats like a little piggy.
She is happy, content and comfortable.
She is the sweetest kitty I have ever met.
She sleeps in the bed all night and has
started to adjust to the dogs too.
We are so happy with our little girl
and she will always have a place in our
hearts and our home. Thank you for
our little girl. I have attached
a couple pics of her.
Talk to you soon. Karen Clifford

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