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Ocelot available for adoption at MCHS

Shorthair

Male,

10.0 lbs

2 years, 4 months

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We’re still getting to know Ocelot, born in 2020. This striking silver cat is feeling shy as he gets used to the shelter, and he may do better in a quiet, patient home where he can get comfortable over time. Ocelot gets along with other cats and loves watching the goings on of the shelter from his nest on the windowsill. He can also be found up high with his friends, Tang and Gracie, in a pile of cats, especially on cold days. While he hasn’t been very interested in play yet, as he builds confidence he will probably get more curious. We don’t know how he feels about dogs, although his shyness means he might not be a big fan. We also haven’t had a chance to see him interact with young children yet. We’ll update you on Ocelot as we learn more about this gentle soul.

Ocelot is…
-Shy! Be prepared to spend some time helping him get more confident
-Gets along with other cats
-Feelings about dogs unknown
-May not do well with loud or fast-moving children because of his shyness
-Better-suited to indoor life, at least until he gains more confidence

Animal Id: 5708

Cleared by Vet Clare

All animals receive medical care from our vet, Dr Clare Bartholomew. Animals are spay or neutered as necessary, in order to help reduce pet over population. This a full exam, vaccinations, flea and tick control and a microchip.

The domestic cat (Felis catus) is a small carnivore first domesticated around 7500 BC.
 
Feline Age
Human Equivalent
Kitten
0 to 6 months
0 to 10 years
Junior
7 months to 2 years
12 to 24 years
Prime
3 to 6 years
28 to 40 years
Mature
7 to 10 years
44 to 56 years
Senior
11 to 14 years
60 to 72 years
Geriatric
15+ years
76 to 100+ years

Coming soon: common behaviors explained.

Most of the cats receive Diamond Naturals Indoor Cat Food (dry).

 

Coming soon: Information about common vaccinations medications, treatments and conditions.

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