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Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)

Details about Roxxy

  • ID C210908
  • Available for Adoption
  • Species: Cat
  • Gender: Female
  • Estimated Birthdate: 8/8/2021
  • Breed: Domestic Short Hair / Mixed (short coat)
  • Owner Experience Needed: None
  • Good with Cats: Yes
  • Good with Adults: All
  • Adoption Fee: $200

More about Roxxy

  • Primary Color(s): Calico or Dilute Calico
  • Coat Length: Short
  • Shedding: Moderate
  • Grooming Needs: Moderate
  • Housetrained/Littertrained: Yes
  • Reaction to New People: Cautious
  • Energy Level: Moderate
  • Yard Required: No
  • Fence: Not Required

Name: Kitten-Tres
Date of Birth: 8/8/2021
Gender: Female
Breed: Domestic Short Hair
Weight: Unknown

Dog Friendly: Kitten - so probably with slow intro
Cat Friendly: Yes
Kid Friendly: Kitten - so probably with slow intro 
House Trained: Yes
Crate Trained: Unknown

Energy Level: Moderate
History: Unclaimed Stray
Adoption Fee: $200.00

Hi!  I’m Roxxy.  I’m a ruff-and-tumble, delicate tomboy.  I’m as sweet as can be, but you better believe that I can hold my own in the wrestling matches against my 2 brothers!  I came into the rescue with my 2 siblings, Dale and Conway Kitty.  My foster mom thinks we’re a lot like the kittens in the Disney ‘Aristocats’ movie.  I’m a little lady – just like Marie!  The only difference I can see is that I have very pretty tortoiseshell colors in my super soft fur.
When I first came to my foster home, I was pretty shy.  It took me about a week to start trusting my foster family, but with a little more time, I’ve learned that humans are really fun!  When I meet you, it might take me just a little time to warm up, but once I do, I’ll be your best friend.  In fact, once I trust you, I will follow you everywhere you go.  I’m super curious, and I’ve been known to climb legs when it’s feeding time.  What can I say?  I love the canned food!
Some of my favorite things are running, jumping, and wresting with my brothers!  I also love playing with toys, especially the ones on a string!  If you can wear me out and get me to calm down enough, I might just even snuggle on your lap.
I met the older cat in the house the other day, and I think I have a big crush on him!  I couldn’t stop following him everywhere he went.  He didn’t pay too much attention to me, but I think he might be playing hard to get.    I sure hope I have other cats in my adoptive home because I would really like to play and cuddle with them.  I’m sure I could get along with a cat-friendly dog and gentle children too with slow introductions. 
If you are interested in getting to know me better, please fill out an adoption application at www.ruffstartrescue.org/adopt/adoption-application . An adoption application is the best way to show your interest in an animal and is not a binding contract.

To learn more about Ruff Start’s adoption process and the care our foster animals receive, please visit our How to Adopt page: www.ruffstartrescue.org/adopt/

Want to adopt a kitten? We highly recommend you consider bringing home two instead of one! Adopting kittens in pairs has been proven to be beneficial for cats’ emotional and behavioral well-being and greatly improves the likelihood of long-term adopter happiness as a result. Adopting more than one kitten also reduces the risk of “Single Kitten Syndrome” (also known as Tarzan Syndrome), a symptom of under-socialization during a kitten’s most formative weeks. Kittens who are under-socialized may develop aggressive tendencies toward both other animals and humans as they grow, creating lifelong behavioral issues for owners.