Looking to adopt a pet? Here are 6 lovable kitties to adopt now in Tampa

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Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of furry felines up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Tampa, so you won't have to look far to find the perfect fit.

Hoodline used data from Petfinder to power this roundup of cats available for adoption near you. Read on to meet some friendly, furry locals.

(Details like pet availability, training, vaccinations and other features are based on data provided by Petfinder and may be subject to change; contact the shelter for the latest information.)

Squeakers, American shorthair

Squeakers is a handsome male American shorthair cat staying at St. Francis Society Animal Rescue.

He is neutered, and he has all his shots. He has mastered his house-training etiquette.

Notes from Squeakers' caretakers:

Read more about how to adopt Squeakers on Petfinder.

Squeakers came to St Francis in horrible condition, but he's grateful for a second chance at life. He's ready for a comfy home with lots of good food. He enjoys chin scratches and ear rubs. Will you be the one to give him his happily ever after?

Ruby, American shorthair

Ruby is an adorable female American shorthair cat being kept at St. Francis Society Animal Rescue.

She is already spayed and vaccinated. Have no fear: She's already house-trained.

Notes from Ruby's caretakers:

Apply to adopt Ruby today at Petfinder.

Ruby lived in the wild and ended up suffering from an upper respiratory infection. She has made a complete recovery and has been living with her foster mom. She is not fond of being be picked up but loves to purr.  Give her a feather to play with and she is yours forever. She seeks a loving forever home that showers her with love and attention.

Stella Dora, Siamese

Stella Dora is a lovable female Siamese cat currently residing at Rebels Rescue Inc.

Stella Dora has been vaccinated.

From Stella Dora's current caretaker:

Apply to adopt Stella Dora today at Petfinder.

Say hi to Stella Dora. This sweet independent two-year-old is a very playful cat who sometimes thinks she owns the foster house and at other times she thinks she is a kitten running around! Ok with cats and dogs but would do better with younger cats and not seniors. Will you give her a home? 

Marley, domestic shorthair

Marley is a male domestic shorthair cat being cared for at Rebels Rescue Inc.

Marley is the life of the party, and he loves other cats. Marley is already neutered.

Here's what Marley's friends at Rebels Rescue Inc. think of him:

Apply to adopt Marley today at Petfinder.

Marley is a handsome young tuxedo who is thought to be just over a year old. He is affectionate yet a bit reserved, good with cats and small dogs. and would be a great addition to another cat family. 

Cryer, American shorthair

Cryer is a male American shorthair cat being kept at A Promised Land Animal Rescue.

He's already been neutered.

Read more about Cryer on Petfinder.

Tuxy Boy, domestic shorthair mix

Tuxy Boy is a male domestic shorthair mix currently residing at Rebels Rescue Inc.

Tuxy Boy is ready to make friends — he's happy to keep company with other cats. Tuxy Boy is neutered. Tuxy Boy is a special needs pet, so please inquire about his specific care requirements.

Tuxy Boy's current caretakers say:

Read more about how to adopt Tuxy Boy on Petfinder.

Tuxy Boy is a sweet kitty with beautiful soulful eyes. He does have feline asthma and uses an inhaler. He likes to be petted and held, is good with other cats, and seems to like children.  

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