The Residents

Meet some of our residents and read their stories.

Alice

Alice was about a year old when she came to us. We had taken 15 cats and kittens from a group of colony cats in the Los Angeles area, she is one of these. She went through a lot when she first arrived because she had a bad case of ringworm. She receiv ...

Alisa

Alisa came to F.A.T. Cat Haven, with her sister Angel, on April 15, 2017 at the age of 13 years old. Their person had deserted them and moved away. They were both brought to us by a kind neighbor. They are both the sweetest cats you'll ever know. I ha ...

Baby-Girl

Baby-Girl came to us on March 1, 2020, from Eureka, California. She was about 4 months old and born feral. I was under the impression that the people bringing her to us had domesticated her. Wrong! I thought it strange that the Sequoia Humane Society ...

Bandit

Bandit was found in the bushes with his brother Ratchett. They were maybe 2 days old at the time so we bottle-fed them for 4 weeks. I wanted to name him Socket but Hal said it had to be Bandit because he stole his heart. At this writing, he is now 8 ½ ...

Betty

Betty was one of 15 cats we received from Los Angeles in 2018. It started when we decided to help relocate some very shy one-eyed cats that weren’t able to be adopted. She continues to shy away from people but is free to be herself in our safe sanctuary ...

Bitzy Butt

Little Bitzy Butt comes from an LA colony with several others. She is a tiny girl that likes to sleep on the tractor seat in the shed instead of coming in at night. She walks to the mailbox with me every day, talking to me all the way. What a sweet litt ...

BK

BK

BK actually came with the name Baby Kitty. His owner was evicted and now homeless, living out of her car. We were supposed to be a temporary solution but it turned out to be forever. We couldn't keep the name Baby Kitty since he was outgrowing it. So ...

Jason

Jason was one of 15 cats we received from Los Angeles in 2018. It started when we decided to help relocate some very shy one-eyed cats that weren’t able to be adopted. Jason is one of the one-eyed cats. He continues to shy away from people but is free ...

Jerry #1

Jerry was one of 15 cats we received from Los Angeles in 2018. It started when we decided to help relocate some very shy one-eyed cats that weren’t able to be adopted. He has a very cloudy right eye and we aren't sure if he has any vision in it. He is a ...

Jerry #2

Jerry is one of 15 cats we received from Los Angeles in 2018. It started when we decided to help relocate some very shy one-eyed cats that weren’t able to be adopted because of their shyness. It soon turned into 15 cats. We think that Jerry might be Ros ...

Lucy-Lu

Lucy-Lu was a stray cat roaming a neighborhood in town. No one would claim her as theirs. A kind person felt sorry for her and decided to feed her. Then the weather turned cold and she was provided a box and bedding for shelter. They already had an in ...

Missy

Missy has quite the story. Due to circumstance, her person could no longer keep her. On February 20, 2020, she came to us. She is 10 years old and was very frightened of all the changes in her life suddenly. She is a sweet cat but wanted to hide in he ...

Radar

Radar is one of 15 cats we received from Los Angeles in 2018. It started when we decided to help relocate some very shy one-eyed cats that weren’t able to be adopted because of their shyness. It soon turned into 15 cats. Radar continues to shy away fro ...

Ratchet

Ratchet was found in the bushes with his brother Bandit. They were maybe 2 days old at the time so we bottle-fed them for 4 weeks. He has 2 thumbs on his front paws. At this writing he is now 8 ½ years old and was a a house cat for many years, then he ...

Ribbit

Ribbit came to us all the way from Modesto, California September 2021. He needed a rescue and no one would take him. He has Cerebellar Hypoplasia and is unable to walk. He needs a lot of care. We hope that he will be able to walk someday. He is the s ...

Romeo

Oh Romeo, Romeo, where art thou Romeo. He comes from a colony in Los Angeles. He was named appropriately, he is a real lover. Every morning before he goes out, he waits for me to give him a kiss and he returns one. Then I lift him and give him a cuddl ...

Rosie

Rosie is one of 15 cats we received from Los Angeles in 2018. It started when we decided to help relocate some very shy one-eyed cats that weren’t able to be adopted because of their shyness. It soon turned into 15 cats. Rosie warmed up to people quickl ...

Wall-E

Wall-E was hours old when he came to us. His mom only had 1 kitten and wouldn't care for him. I will be bottle feeding for 4 weeks.