Cats make wonderful companions and there are many cats and kittens available for adoption thus if you are looking to adopt a cat, adopting a shelter cat is a rewarding experience. It does not only bring the enjoyment of caring for a new companion, but it also gives the satisfaction of knowing you have rescued a cat. Your adoption may also open a space for that shelter to rescue another cat in need. Adopting a cat from a shelter is a wonderful way to get a loving companion while also saving a life.
Before you go to the shelter to get a cat there are a few things you need consider. Here are some tips to help make the right choice. Be realistic and honest with yourself about how you feel about cat hair, cleaning litter boxes, and all the other things that accompany owning a cat. Consider the age and personality of the cat. Evaluate cat characteristics, such as temperament. Consider your home and family, whether there are any allergy sufferers within the household. Next, arrange your space to include cat furniture, scratchers and interactive toys, otherwise your cat will be bored which can lead to furniture scratching and other unwanted behaviors.
Just like humans, cats all have distinct personalities. Falling for a pretty face or an adorable little kitten is all very well, but under that surface is a distinct personality. Each one unique!
When making a decision one must also remember that when you adopt a cat;
A cat deserves a stable and caring home for life!