Cat Adoption Team

Sherwood Shelter Hours
Tues-Fri 12 - 7 pm
Sat-Sun 12 - 6 pm
Closed Monday
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How to adopt

Because adopting a cat or kitten, or any other pet, is a serious family decision, CAT has a team of adoption counselors trained to assist you with finding the perfect lifetime companion. They will help you get to know your prospective new feline friend, answer questions, and provide information about cat behavior and care.

To adopt a cat or kitten:

  • Meet the cats
  • Allow 1-2 hours for your visit
  • Complete adoption application and contract
  • Meet with an adoption counselor
  • Children under 16 accompanied by adult
  • Landlord approval requested for renters; please check your lease or renter’s policies prior to coming to CAT
  • CAT insists on indoor-only homes
  • Must be 18 years or older and provide proof of residence
  • CAT reserves the right to refuse an adoption

Click here for shelter location and hours. If you plan on adopting a cat the same day, please plan to visit the shelter 1-2 hours prior to closing. You can always put a 24-hour hold on a cat if you would like to bring back the rest of your family, or need a little extra time to think about your decision.