The Residents

Meet some of our residents and read their stories.

Miss Kitty

Miss Kitty was relinquished by her owner. In her neighborhood, the other cats were fighting with her and really beating her up. She had severely abscessed back legs when she came here. After several days at the vet's and lots of medication, she finally ...

Missy

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

Nellie

Male short-haired black and white tuxedo. Due to health issues owner was unable to keep him. He was 4 years old when we took him. He loved the outdoors so he was put in the sanctuary area where he could enjoy it all he wanted and whenever he want.

Priscilla

A small short haired gray kitty. She was found in Klamath, California as a stray, with a deformed hind leg that she dragged around. When she arrived here we immediately got her to the vet to see what could be done to her leg. The best option was to rem ...

Puffy

Puffy is an all-white kitty. He came to us all the way from the Bay area. He was about 6 years old when we got him. He was a stray being fed by people who were moving. They wanted him to continue to be cared for so he came to us. He is missing a hind l ...

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 ...

Rambo

Rambo has been entrusted to us. His owners are moving out of state to a property frequented by coyotes, where he would be eaten. He is a big, beautiful, strong Bengal. He does like to fight occasionally with a couple of others. He loves being able to ...

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 was 8 years old. He needed a rescue and no one would take him due to the amount of care he would require. He has Cerebellar Hypoplasia and is unable to walk. He needs a lot of c ...

Romeo

Oh Romeo, Romeo, where art thou Romeo? Romeo 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 cu ...

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 ...

Seymore

This kitty was only 2 days old when we got him. He was found in the woods in Gasquet, California on a trail. No mom could be found. We bottle-fed this little guy. He had no name until he was 2 weeks old and opened his eyes. Hal said, "Oh look he can ...

Smokey

Smokey was over 15 years old when she arrived here. Another case where the owner died and we were called. She is a beautiful smokey color, so it's a purr-fect name. She is very sweet and loves being an indoor/outdoor cat.

Sophia

Sophia was only 8 months old when we got the call. The owner could no longer keep her. So she came to us and was now up for adoption. Well, she's still here. She is a small round little girl, very compact and very sweet (most of the time).

Spiro

Spiro was about a year old when he came to us. He had been an outdoor cat so he went into the sanctuary where he could come and go as he wished. Well, he does just that. He climbs the trees out there and goes over the garage, down the trellis, and off ...

Spunky

Spunky and his 3 siblings came here at 2 days old, where they were bottle-fed. Spunky had some medical issues so he wasn't adopted. The people that wanted him decided they didn't want a kitten that may need future medical. Spunky's urethra was too smal ...

Stars

Oh, little Stars. Why would your people abandon you? They moved away and just left this beautiful kitten to fend for herself. She may be a year old. We named her Stars because she had a white spot on her chest, under her arm, and on her tummy. She is ...

Stewart

His owner was homeless and living out of the car. Not the best life for his cat. He was only a year old when he came here. We had hoped that his owner's life would change and he would want his cat back. He has a great life here and loves roaming the g ...