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Cats Available for Adoption


Meeny is a sweet orange tabby with amazing gold eyes. He has turned into a total lap kitty who never wants his foster mom out of his sight. He loves to have his head and cheeks stroked and even likes his belly rubbed! Meeny loves to chase the little red dot and his tail!! He is looking for a nice, quiet home. Maybe you have the right spot for him on your lap! Meeny's favorite place is to sit is up high on his cat tree looking out the window at all the birds. When he meows you can hardly hear him, he has such a quiet voice. So soft and lovable is little Meeny. He and his three brothers were born about May 3, 2017, so he is 3 months old as of early August.
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Mighty Moe was the smallest in his litter -- but with a big personality and heart! He is a Russian blue mix with grey tuxedo fur and green eyes, which make him very strikingly handsome. Moe will be a smaller-size kitty. He likes to play and will jump in the air and do flips trying to catch his feather toy! But when he is tired he is looking for the nearest lap to take a nap on. So much fun to watch and snuggle with! If you are looking for an athletic kitty, look no further -- Moe is the kitten for you!
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Amber is a black, spayed female with big amber eyes -- hence her name. She is a kitty with "attitude," who likes to be in charge. She's being fostered in a home with two male cats, and she pretty much rules the household. She had been abandoned by her owner, who left her in an apartment. She lived with a dog in that household, and had no problems with a large dog. Amber loves to play, both with toys and with the other cats. She doesn't like change; a new owner will need to give her a week or so to adjust to new surroundings. But once she is comfortable, she's a loving, delightful companion.
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Katie is a 9-year-old calico kitty who is declawed on her front paws. Unlike some calicos, who can have a bit of an attitude, Katie is very sweet and affectionate and loves to be petted and held. She weighs a bit over 9 pounds and has a very soft, strikingly colorful coat. She probably would be most happy as an only kitty.
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Isabella is a sweet, 9-year-old Maine Coon mix. She is very calm and quiet and absolutely loves people! Belly rubs and brushing are her favorite things, and she is always up for a nap in your lap! She's been mostly indifferent about the other animals in her foster home and hasn't shown much interest in toys, but she loves sitting in windows and watching the birds.
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Noelle is a gorgeous, long-haired three-year-old cat with mesmerizing green eyes, a soft silvery coat, and a beautiful fluffy tail. When she first came to SARG she was a little nervous around people, but time and some loving attention have completely transformed her into an affectionate, sweet companion. She does fine with other cats and dogs, although she might do best with older children. Noelle is completely litter-box trained, and she even helps her foster mom when her mom writes on the computer! Won't you be the person to give this lovely cat the forever home she deserves?
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Miss Kitty--CATV, Channel 9: My, you are a pretty little long-haired girl! I really think you have some Maine coon in your family history. How old are you? And is there a special story to how you got your name?
Rosemary: Iím a little over a year old as of now -- May 2017. And thanks for the compliment! I do think Iím rather attractive! Yes, my name came from St. Maryís Church in Oak Ridge. The SARG people found me when I was a starved stray in the church parking lot. My name is a combination of St. Maryís and rosary.
Miss Kitty: We hear that youíre an active little girl. Whatís your favorite activity?
Rosemary: My favorite activity would probably be eating. Before SARG rescued me, I thought Iíd never get enough to eat. But after eating -- probably playing. I do love fishing rod things, especially if a human is on the other end of it to make it move around. And I like supervising laundry and loading the dishwasher and also sitting on the screened porch watching birds and chipmunks. I sort of like to play with cats in my foster home, but most of them are older and donít want to play as much as I do.
Miss Kitty: What would be your ideal "forever" home? Any thoughts on that?
Rosemary: Oh, Iíd be happy any place where I can run and play, where I have toys, food, windows and laps -- I love human laps. I like other kitties too, especially ones that want to play. I havenít met any dogs yet, but Iím pretty easy going -- I think Iíd get along with them too.
Miss Kitty: Rosemary, we wish you much luck in finding your special forever home!
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Luna is a pretty, black kitty with striking white whiskers and eyebrows. She is almost 2 years old as of February 1, 2017. She prefers a quiet household without dogs or young children for her forever home, although she does well with the other cats in her foster home. Her foster mom has decided that Luna would be a great companion for a person who is a night-owl; she is at her friendliest late at night and comes to be petted and share the couch.
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Marilyn Monroe
This gentle heartthrob is looking to steal someone's heart forever with her captivating beauty. She's around 7 months old, spayed, and up to date on shots. She gets along with everyone!!! She instantly wooed all her foster kitty family, and it took her just a few days to learn that her giant new dog friends are all pushovers -- she quickly stole the dogs' hearts as well. Miss Marilyn is a great explorer of all things up high. She loves to romp about the house, providing snuggles for the elderly kitties and much-needed wrestling and chases to the 2 younger gentlemen kitties of the house. Of course, Miss Monroe is also a fabulous singer, often going about her day singing a soft little tune!
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Meet Carter! He's an orange tabby, about seven or eight months old as of mid-December, 2016. He is a happy, sweet boy who gets along well with all the large dogs, cats and people in his foster home. He was found in Carter County, hence his name. The SARG fosters who found him just couldn't leave him there, so they popped him into their camper and brought him home. Carter loves to play with toys. He is adjusting well to being an inside cat.
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Looking for a stunning beauty of a cat? Picasso has fur so white it almost looks lavender and he has brilliant copper eyes -- very unusual in a cat. His long tail with the question mark at the end and the shape of his head indicate that he has Siamese or another Oriental breed as part of his lineage. Heís about three years old, gets along well with other cats, with children, and was with dogs when he was a kitten. Picasso LOVEs to play, and doesnít mind playing with toys by himself -- heís got energy to burn and just wants to run it off. If you want a smart, active, loving boy, Picasso could be your new kitty. After he gets used to new places, he hangs around the family, waiting to be part of all the action. He has another plus: heís deaf -- he wonít hear the loud TV or the kids shouting. Heís just serene through all of it.
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Morris is a male orange-swirl tabby, and possibly a Manx mix, since his tail is only about 2 inches long. He is about 4 years old and was a stray in the Wear's Valley area who wanted to come inside. Morris does love to play with string, laser and toys; really loves catnip on his scratch box and toys. He was quite a wild child when he came to his foster home, but has calmed down and gets along pretty well with the other cats. He does fine with the dogs in the home -- two very large German shepherds. He does not like to be picked up, but does sleep on the bed and will cuddle. He likes to lie on a person, especially early in the morning. He loves being petted and does get in laps, but is a work-in-progress on becoming a true lap cat. He loves the cat tree on the sun porch and talks to the birds outside. He's a striking boy with his classic swirl tabby pattern in dark red-orange and his half-length tail.
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Emma with the dreamy amber eyes has a very sweet, gentle nature. She's about 4 years old as of January, 2017. According to Wikipedia, cats of Emma's coloration are believed to bring good luck in the folklore of many cultures. In the United States, these cats are sometimes referred to as "money cats." We cannot make promises of additional money -- only of a sweet, loving cat. Emma is shy in new situations -- she'll need some time to adjust to a new home. Although she's in a foster home with other cats, she prefers not to interact with them. We believe she's afraid of them, for the most part, although she has played with the kittens on occasion, and seemed fine with them. We feel she'd do best in a home where she's the only four-legged family member. In return, she'd give all her attention to you!
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Godiva is a very loving cat who loves to come and see what you are doing. She is 3½ years old as of January, 2017. She enjoys being petted, especially when you are reading or lying down. Godiva also loves to play with anything that has a bell or a feather. She will jump for the toys and come running when she hears the bell. She likes to be active and is naturally curious. Godiva has moved to Louisville, KY, with her foster mom. She is still available for adoption through SARG as always, but we can arrange a meeting with her foster mom in Louisville.
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Happy Tails -- Cats Adopted or Pending


Eeny is the lover of the litter. Our little Eeny has golden eyes and the beautiful silver coat of a Russian blue mix. He is a grey tuxedo kitty who loves to be held, fall asleep in your lap and be played with. Eeny purrs all of the time even when he is following you around the house while you are doing housework. He isn't super fond of dogs, but it only took a couple of days for him to get used to the foster's big labradoodle. Eeny wants to show you how much love he has to give.
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Miney wants to play with everything! He plays and plays until he falls asleep in your lap. Miney purrs the minute you pet him and doesn't stop. He loves life and wants to explore all of his world. He hasn't met a human he doesn't like, but he isn't overly fond of dogs. However, he is getting used to his foster's big labradoodle. Miney likes to sniff your face and get really close to you. He will place his paw on you too -- as if to say "I'm here! pet me please! "
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Pandora is a black, domestic-short-haired cat with gorgeous, deep-amber eyes! She is about 6 months old as of March 29. She is very people-oriented and loves nothing more than to snuggle in your lap for hours -- but is also very playful and energetic, and gets along well with dogs and other cats. Pandora is extremely calm and friendly around strangers and is looking for the perfect home where she can share her love!
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I'm Danielle--"Dani" for short, and about 9 weeks old as of 6/19/17, a furry. long-haired gray tabby with a ruff, ear tufts and furry feet -- all characteristics of a Maine Coon mix.
And I love
...the other kitties in my foster home,
...playing at warp speed with toys,
...cuddling with my foster parents.
If you're searching for a sweet, loving Maine Coon mix girl kitty, consider submitting an application for me!
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Simon is a sweet little black-and-white tuxedo boy who was born on August 14, 2016. He is a Siamese mix, although he does not have the Siamese coloring. He loves to cuddle and play. He always seems to be under foot rubbing on his foster mom's legs or quietly playing with his fuzzy ball -- his favorite toy! If he is not playing he is most likely found watching the birds outside the window, or he has fallen asleep watching those birds. He sleeps every night with the teenage daughter in his foster home, who just adores him. Simon is a very laid-back little kitty who would like a nice quiet life.
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Garfunkel is Simon's brother. He has a lot of the Siamese coloring that Simon missed.


Our boy Quincy is barely a year old, if that, according to our vet. One would never guess it to look at him. He fills a carrier -- a very long (although thin), shaggy boy with a long, fluffy tail. His feet are large and furry, with fur coming out between his toes. And heís a sweetheart. Quincy likes other cats, doesnít seem to mind dogs, and loves people. When he was in isolation when he first came to his foster home, he literally pounded on the door to be admitted to where the people were hanging out. Although one never knows the genetic background for kitties, itís certainly possible that Quincy has some Maine Coon in his background: big, furry, and friendly!
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Bear is the cutest ball of fluff! At only 8 weeks old (born around January 28) and less than 2 pounds, he is super playful. He is a smoke-colored domestic longhair. Bear gets along well with dogs and other cats.
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Paddy is a big kitty with an even bigger personality! He is a declawed grey tabby about 4 years old, with big, beautiful green eyes. His favorite pastime is playing fetch! And he is better than any dog you've ever seen! He will drop his toy mouse right in your lap! He follows his foster mom around all day and will come when she calls him for treats. She says Paddy makes her laugh all the time with his funny antics. He loves to get into boxes and small places! He is a beautiful kitty that needs a loving home.
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Meet Brody! This green-eyed, three-year-old, declawed brown tabby is looking for a new home. His last family moved from their Knoxville home and left him to fend for himself, but the neighbors cared for him until SARG could take him. He's a friendly, sweet boy who loves people and gets along well with the two cats in his foster home.
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Born April 2015, Simba is about 1½ years old as of December, 2016. He's a long-haired champagne boy with a fluffy white bib and a long, fluffy tail. Simba has spent time in a home with children, including a toddler, and has lived with other cats. Although he hasn't lived with dogs, he seems fine with them when he's met them. Simba loves to be held on his back, and want to hang around with the folks. He can be a talker, especially when he's in a new situation. Simba would be a great addition to a family who wants a lovable, regal feline friend.


Li'l Bean
Picture an 8-week-old kitten peering in the window of a condo, hoping for food and shelter. That was Li'l Bean in mid-September in Knoxville. A nice couple rescued this Li'l Bean, who has now morphed into a Medium Bean and is moving toward a Big Bean -- a sweet tabby boy with white sox, a white face and a striking pink nose. Li'l Bean is very affectionate and playful, and he gets along with everyone. When he stayed briefly at a local boarding kennel, the staff let him have the run of the cat room, and have often asked when he could return! LB, as we call him, is fine with dogs, and is now being fostered in a home with lots of teenage activity. He loves it all. LB loves to cuddle up at night with the fosters' teenagers, and he loves to play with them during the day. This 7-month-old boy (as of 2/1/17) would be a great addition to any home. We do feel that LB would do best in a home with other cats he can play with -- he follows the other foster cat in the home everywhere and wants to play. We've had him out at one public event so far, and he got lots of attention because of his looks and his winning personality.
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Goliath is about 9 months old as of April, 2016. He is very friendly and will come to you to be petted. He loves to tell you about his day by meowing a whole conversation. Goliath is good with other kitties because he plays well with his foster sister.
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In the words of Jim's foster mom: "Jim the Lovable" is what he should be called! He loves everyone, even dogs! He is a large cat for his age (only 10 months) and based on size, temperament and the long tail, we believe he could be part Maine coon. He likes to be picked up only for a short minute, but if you are sitting on the couch or at the computer, he is quick to jump into your lap for a nice head rub. At night his bed is your bed and he is usually cuddled up against someone -- me, my kids, my husband -- he takes turns. Jim loves to play and he will sit next to his toy willing someone to make it move so he can chase it. I trim his claws regularly, which he does not mind, and he uses his cat tree to scratch. He has never used my furniture as a scratching post. He is very food motivated and comes when you say "treat"! If you are looking for a companion who will greet you at the door when you come home and cuddle at night, this is the guy for you! Jim the Lovable!
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Anastasia Rose
This little lovely is a calico girl who is about 14 weeks old as of 12/9/13. She has a sweet round face--possibly indicating some British shorthair in her background. She's very loving and sweet--purrs and cuddles all around! We'll know more after she's been in a foster home for a bit.
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Lady Jane Grey Two
Lady Jane Grey Two is about 1½ years old. Her coloration is called "smoke," with a silver mane framing her black face. We think she might be a Maine Coon mix because of her ruff and her ears. Lady Jane is truly gorgeous. She gets along fine with other cats.
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Camille is sweet, affectionate little female black and white tuxedo kitty--about 3½ years old as of November, 2013. She has medium to long silky fur, and is a small cat. Camille is what her foster mom calls "a serious lap kitty." But she's also a very active young girl who loves to explore at all heights. Camille can find all kinds of interesting places--like a kitchen drawer which she accessed from under the sink. She is in a foster home with other cats, and has no problem with any of them. Although she isn't in a home with dogs, she doesn't appear to mind the dogs when she's at adoptathons.
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