Looking to adopt a pet? Here are 7 lovable kitties to adopt now in Charlotte

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Looking to add a new companion to the family? There are dozens of charming cats up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Charlotte, 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.)


Kate, domestic shorthair

Kate is a darling female domestic shorthair cat being kept at Juniors Fund.

Kate loves other cats. She's already been house-trained. She has had all of her shots.

Apply to adopt Kate today at Petfinder.

Sassy, domestic shorthair

Sassy is a female domestic shorthair cat in the care of Rescuing Animals In Need.

Sassy loves other cats. She is looking for a dog-free family. Sassy would prefer a home without small children. Fear not: She is already house-trained. She's been vaccinated and spayed. Sassy is a special needs pet, so please inquire about her specific care requirements.

Sassy's current caretakers say:

Apply to adopt Sassy today at Petfinder.

Striker, domestic shorthair and tabby mix

Striker is a male domestic shorthair and tabby mix currently residing at Forever Feline Friends.

Striker gets along well with other cats and dogs. He already has had all of his shots, and he's been neutered. Good news: He's already been house-trained.

Notes from Striker's caretakers:

Apply to adopt Striker today at Petfinder.

Molly, tabby

Molly is an adorable female tabby cat in the care of Catering To Cats & Dogs, Inc.

Molly is a social butterfly, and she's happy to keep company with other cats. She is already house-trained. She's been spayed, and she has had all of her shots.

Read more about how to adopt Molly on Petfinder.

Lily, tabby and domestic shorthair mix

Lily is a charming female tabby and domestic shorthair mix currently housed at Forever Feline Friends.

Lily will get along great with your other cats and dogs. She is vaccinated and spayed. She has mastered her house-training etiquette.

From Lily's current caretaker:

Apply to adopt Lily today at Petfinder.

Missy, tortoiseshell

Missy is a lovable female tortoiseshell cat staying at the Animal Adoption League.

Missy will do best with an owner who has time to bond with her. She will need a home free of other cats, dogs and children. She's mastered her house-training etiquette. She's been spayed, and she has had all of her shots.

Missy's current caretakers say:

Apply to adopt Missy today at Petfinder.

Gypsy, tortoiseshell and domestic shorthair mix

Gypsy is a winsome female tortoiseshell and domestic shorthair mix in the care of the Animal Adoption League.

Gypsy likes to socialize — she loves other cats, dogs and children. Her vaccinations are already up to date, and she's been spayed. She's mastered her house-training etiquette.

Notes from Gypsy's caretakers:

Read more about Gypsy on Petfinder.


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Sassy is a sweetheart! She loves attention and will sit for hours with you.  

He is a friendly boy and loves to have his ears scratched.

Lily is a friendly, petite kitty who loves attention with lots of petting and scratches.  

Missy longs for a quiet home where she can spend long days napping in a puddle of sunshine.  

She is a sweet, affectionate girl