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Rescue Me ID: 18-04-17-00190Denali (female)

American Shorthair Mix    Age: Kitten

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Rescued from local Animal Control. 7 months old as of Apr 16, 2018. She is spayed, fully vaccinated and tested negative for FIV/FeLV. To submit an application which initiates the approval process, go to the website link: https://www.charlessmithgallhumanesociety.org/page/cat-adoption-application/ or submit at the shelter while visiting with Denali. The online application form may generate a 'Fatal Error' message after submission which is to be ignored. It is a system glitch. In order to adopt any of our cats/kittens, applicants must intend to keep kitty indoors at all times. Applicants must have the resources to provide the basics of food, ... (Read More)shelter, annual vet exam/vaccines/testing as well as non-routine medical care necessary to keep their family member healthy throughout it's lifetime which is generally to age 16. Applicants who have or recently had domestic pets will be asked to provide the contact info for their vet so that a reference check can be obtained regarding the care provided to those pets. If renting, we will talk with the landlord/property manager to ensure the cat is permitted as an indoor pet. If the home of the applicant is within a reasonable travel distance, our adoptions team will schedule a brief home visit and if the home is not local, will request photos/videos to do a virtual home visit. The approval process can be delayed if the application is incomplete, when unable to reach the necessary references and or unable to complete the physical or virtual home visit. Our kitties do not leave our shelter until the approval process is completed favorably. It is not possible to come to the shelter and expect to leave with a kitty if the approval process was not completed favorably in advance. If an applicant has adopted from us within 6 months and has no major concerning changes to their environment, it is possible to adopt on the spot without engaging in the process again. We seek homes that will regard our kitties as family members where they are safe and can live contented and healthy lives. We do not ship nor transport our residents. Charles Smithgall Humane Society (CSHS) is a No kill shelter which provides quality care, spay/neuter-all vaccines, deworming, vet exam, standard disease testing and for dogs-monthly heart worm prevention treatment. Animals in our care remain safe with us until adopted. Resident animals are primarily owner relinquished and also accepted from local Animal Control. The facility usually is operating at capacity with a list of animals waiting for space to open. Adoption hours are Tues-Sat 10-4 and Sun 1-4. Shelter location: 4823 Helen Hwy. 75N, Sautee, GA 30571 Shelter phone: 706-865-4135 Shelter email: smithgallhumanesociety@windstream.net. Our shelter is 3 miles south of the alpine town of Helen in the mountains of NE Georgia. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $85 Animal Location:

Charles Smithgall Humane Society
4823 Helen Hwy 75N
White County Sautee, GA 30571 MAP IT!

Contact:
706-865-4135

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Rescue Me ID: 18-04-16-00476Sabrina (female)

American Shorthair Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Rescued from local Animal Control. 2 years old as of Apr 16, 2018. She is spayed, fully vaccinated and tested negative for FIV/FeLV. To submit an application which initiates the approval process, go to the website link: https://www.charlessmithgallhumanesociety.org/page/cat-adoption-application/ or submit at the shelter while visiting with Sabrina. The online application form may generate a 'Fatal Error' message after submission which is to be ignored. It is a system glitch. In order to adopt any of our cats/kittens, applicants must intend to keep kitty indoors at all times. Applicants must have the resources to provide the basics of food, ... (Read More)shelter, annual vet exam/vaccines/testing as well as non-routine medical care necessary to keep their family member healthy throughout it's lifetime which is generally to age 16. Applicants who have or recently had domestic pets will be asked to provide the contact info for their vet so that a reference check can be obtained regarding the care provided to those pets. If renting, we will talk with the landlord/property manager to ensure the cat is permitted as an indoor pet. If the home of the applicant is within a reasonable travel distance, our adoptions team will schedule a brief home visit and if the home is not local, will request photos/videos to do a virtual home visit. The approval process can be delayed if the application is incomplete, when unable to reach the necessary references and or unable to complete the physical or virtual home visit. Our kitties do not leave our shelter until the approval process is completed favorably. It is not possible to come to the shelter and expect to leave with a kitty if the approval process was not completed favorably in advance. If an applicant has adopted from us within 6 months and has no major concerning changes to their environment, it is possible to adopt on the spot without engaging in the process again. We seek homes that will regard our kitties as family members where they are safe and can live contented and healthy lives. We do not ship nor transport our residents. Charles Smithgall Humane Society (CSHS) is a No kill shelter which provides quality care, spay/neuter-all vaccines, deworming, vet exam, standard disease testing and for dogs-monthly heart worm prevention treatment. Animals in our care remain safe with us until adopted. Resident animals are primarily owner relinquished and also accepted from local Animal Control. The facility usually is operating at capacity with a list of animals waiting for space to open. Adoption hours are Tues-Sat 10-4 and Sun 1-4. Shelter location: 4823 Helen Hwy. 75N, Sautee, GA 30571 Shelter phone: 706-865-4135 Shelter email: smithgallhumanesociety@windstream.net. Our shelter is 3 miles south of the alpine town of Helen in the mountains of NE Georgia. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $85 Animal Location:

Charles Smithgall Humane Society
4823 Helen Hwy 75N
White County Sautee, GA 30571 MAP IT!

Contact:
706-865-4135

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Rescue Me ID: 18-04-14-00103Dolly (female)

American Shorthair Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Cats 
Personality: Low Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    How many more years will it take to find the person with compassion for the quiet girl that no one wants? Dolly has already waited 3 years and 3 months for the person who never comes. She has overcome the terror of her start to life which left her hiding in the woods during the bitter cold of winter in Dec 2014. Along with 2 sisters, Dolly was trapped and entered the shelter to begin the long road of recovery that began as terrified 8 week old feral. It would take a long time for Dolly to overcome her fears, to trust people, to believe she was safe and to then slowly respond with affection to the kindness of her caretakers. But she did. ... (Read More)While she is still a shy girl, she will greet her caretakers and enjoys their attention. She needs extended time to warm to visitors and will require more time than most to acclimate into living in a home where she is loved. An adopter has to be aware that it may be a slow process for Dolly to recipricate affection but she will if gentle kindness and patience are shown to her. She has never had a home so there is much for her to learn and experience in a new environment with new people. She is spayed, fully vaccinated and tested free of FIV/FeLV. She has a sponsor who has subsidized her fee to $25. To submit an application which initiates the approval process, go to the website at: https://www.charlessmithgallhumanesociety.org/page/cat-adoption-application/ or submit at the shelter. The online form may generate a 'Fatal Error' message after submission which is to be ignored. It is a system glitch. Feel free to send an email to check on receipt of the online form. In order to adopt any of our cats/kittens, applicants must intend to keep kitty indoors at all times. Applicants must have the resources to provide the basics of food, shelter, annual vet exam/vaccines/testing as well as non-routine medical care necessary to keep their family member healthy throughout it's lifetime which is generally to age 16. Applicants who have or recently had domestic pets will be asked to provide the contact info for their vet so that a reference check can be obtained regarding the care provided to those pets. If renting, we will talk with the landlord/property manager to ensure the cat is permitted as an indoor pet. If the home of the applicant is within a reasonable travel distance, our adoptions team will schedule a brief home visit and if the home is not local, will request photos/videos to do a virtual home visit. The approval process can be delayed when unable to reach the necessary references and or complete the physical or virtual home visit. Our kitties do not leave our shelter until the approval process is completed favorably. It is not possible to come to the shelter and expect to leave with a kitty if the approval process was not completed favorably in advance. If an applicant has adopted from us within 6 months and has no major concerning changes to their environment, it is possible to adopt on the spot without engaging in the process again. We seek homes that will regard our kitties as family members where they are safe and can live contented and healthy lives. Adoption policies/application procedures are detailed under All Adoptable Animals. Each is placed with same due diligence that they would be given if they were our own furry family members. Adopters who are not within the local area of the shelter MUST come to the shelter to transport their new family member home. Meeting approved adopters is one of the final steps in the adoption process. We do not permit transport or shipping of our residents without the adopter. Charles Smithgall Humane Society (CSHS) is a No kill shelter which provides quality care, spay/neuter-all vaccines, deworming, vet exam, standard disease testing and for dogs-monthly heart worm prevention treatment. Resident animals are owner relinquished and also accepted from local Animal Control. The shelter is not permitted by GA law to accept strays. The facility is usually operating at capacity with a list of animals approved for intake waiting for space to open. Adoption hours are Tues-Sat 10-4 and Sun 1-4. Closed Mondays Location: 4823 Helen Hwy. 75N, Sautee, GA 30571, Phone: 706-865-4135 Email: smithgallhumanesociety@windstream.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/smithgallhumanesociety/ Charles Smithgall Humane Society is located in the mountains of NE GA, 3 miles south of the alpine town of Helen. (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $25 Animal Location:

Charles Smithgall Humane Society
4823 Helen Hwy 75N
White County Sautee, GA 30571 MAP IT!

Contact:
706-865-4135

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Rescue Me ID: 18-04-02-00182Junior (male)

American Shorthair Mix    Age: Young Kitten

Compatibility: Good with Most Cats, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Low Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered, Vaccinations Current 

    Junior is a one year old ginger tabby who arrived on March 28, 2018. Gentle snuggle bunny. He is neutered, vaccinated, and tested negative for FIV/FeLV. His adoption fee is $85. To submit an application which initiates the approval process, go to the website link: https://www.charlessmithgallhumanesociety.org/'|/cat-adopti'|/ or submit at the shelter. The online application form may generate a 'Fatal Error' message after submission which is to be ignored. It is a system glitch. In order to adopt any of our cats/kittens, applicants must intend to keep kitty indoors at all times. Applicants must have the resources to provide the basics of ... (Read More)food, shelter, annual vet exam/vaccines/testing as well as non-routine medical care necessary to keep their family member healthy throughout it's lifetime which is generally to age 16. Applicants who have or recently had domestic pets will be asked to provide the contact info for their vet so that a reference check can be obtained regarding the care provided to those pets. If renting, we will talk with the landlord/property manager to ensure the cat is permitted as an indoor pet. If the home of the applicant is within a reasonable travel distance, our adoptions team will schedule a brief home visit and if the home is not local, will request photos/videos to do a virtual home visit. The approval process can be delayed if the application is incomplete, when unable to reach the necessary references and or unable to complete the physical or virtual home visit. Our kitties do not leave our shelter until the approval process is completed favorably. It is not possible to come to the shelter and expect to leave with a kitty if the approval process was not completed favorably in advance. If an applicant has adopted from us within 6 months and has no major concerning changes to their environment, it is possible to adopt on the spot without engaging in the process again. We seek homes that will regard our kitties as family members where they are safe and can live contented and healthy lives. We do not ship nor transport our residents. Charles Smithgall Humane Society (CSHS) is a No kill shelter which provides quality care, spay/neuter-all vaccines, deworming, vet exam, standard disease testing and for dogs-monthly heart worm prevention treatment. Animals in our care remain safe with us until adopted. Resident animals are primarily owner relinquished and also accepted from local Animal Control. The facility usually is operating at capacity with a list of animals waiting for space to open. Adoption hours are Tues-Sat 10-4 and Sun 1-4. Shelter location: 4823 Helen Hwy. 75N, Sautee, GA 30571 Shelter phone: 706-865-4135 Shelter email: smithgallhumanesociety@windstream.net (Less)

 Adoption Fee: $85 Animal Location:

Charles Smithgall Humane Society
4823 Helen Hwy 75N
White County Sautee, GA 30571 MAP IT!

Contact:
706-865-4135

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Rescue Me ID: 18-03-02-00118Bengals (female)

American Shorthair Mix    Age: Kitten

Compatibility: Good with Most Cats, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    She is a 7-9 month old grey Tabby, current shots, friendly, good with other cats and FIV/FeLV negative.

     Animal Location:

Washington-Wilkes Animal Shelter
358 Brown Rd.
Wilkes County Washington, GA 30673 MAP IT!

Contact:
706-678-2287

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Rescue Me ID: 18-02-28-00100Kisses (female)

American Shorthair Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Cats, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Kisses is a one year old orange Tabby. she is good with the other cats, very affectionate and FIV/FeLV negative.

     Animal Location:

Washington-Wilkes Animal Shelter
358 Brown Rd.
Wilkes County Washington, GA 30673 MAP IT!

Contact:
706-678-2287

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Rescue Me ID: 18-02-26-00148Harley (male)

American Shorthair    Age: Adult

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Cats, Good w/ Most Dogs, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Very Submissive 
Health: Needs to be Neutered, Needs Vaccinations 

    Harley is a male and a very loving cat. He enjoys sleeping with you in the bed. He also gets along with dogs and kids. He usually keeps to himself sleeping most of the day. He can understand treats when you ask him if he wants one. He likes to play in boxes of all sizes but he doesn't like to play with cat toys.

 Adoption Fee: $10 Animal Location:

Gwinnett County Lawrenceville, GA MAP IT!

Contact:
Eric Thanasack 4048191625

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Rescue Me ID: 18-02-14-00356Callie (female)

American Shorthair Mix    Age: Kitten

Compatibility: Good with Most Cats, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Callie is a 6 month old female Calico. She is good with other cats and FIV/FeLV negative.

     Animal Location:

Washington-Wilkes Animal Shelter
358 Brown Rd.
Wilkes County Washington, GA 30673 MAP IT!

Contact:
706-678-2287

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Animal ID: 101117Jaxie (female)

American Shorthair Mix    Age: Young Adult

Compatibility: Good with Most Cats, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: High Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Jaxie is a very loving cat but needs more room to play and climb than I have available. She needs a loving home not a shelter. She is very social and loves to be petted. Her fur is very soft and does not shed very much.

 Adoption Fee: $25 Animal Location:

Walton County Monroe, GA MAP IT!

Contact:
Jeanne Guinn 478-494-7706

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Rescue Me ID: 18-02-06-00441Huggs (female)

American Shorthair Mix    Age: Kitten

Compatibility: Good with Most Cats, Good with Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Needs to be Spayed, Vaccinations Current 

    Very affectionate one year old orange Tabby who is good with other cats and is FIV/FeLV negative.

     Animal Location:

Washington-Wilkes Animal Shelter
358 Brown Rd.
Wilkes County Washington, GA 30673 MAP IT!

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706-678-2287

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PIease Read Before Adopting an American Shorthair in Georgia
    American Shorthair Cats can make good pets in Georgia if they match your IifestyIe. The American Shorthair is a vigorous, medium to large sized cat. American Shorthairs are gentle and companionable. This breed is patient with children and dogs. American Shorthairs are mellow and quiet. This breed is typically fairly long lived and healthy.

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    American Shorthairs are descended from British Shorthairs. The ancestors of American Shorthairs were carried on ships sailing from England to America for the purpose of killing mice. Male American Shorthairs are usually 50-75% larger than females.

Related pages:

American Shorthair Rescue

Georgia Animal Rescue
(Sorted by Zip Code.)

DeKalb County - Decatur, GA 30035
DeKalb County Humane Society 770-593-1155

Forsyth County - Cumming, Georgia 30040
Coal Mountain Animal Hospital 770-888-6757

Forsyth County - Cumming 30041
PetVet of Cumming 770-887-1565

Cobb County - Marietta, GA 30060
Humane Society of Cobb County 770-428-9882

Cobb County - Marietta 30064
Cat Care Hospital 770-424-6369

Cobb County - Marietta 30067
SANTA - Spay and Neuter Team of Atlanta 678-354-7200

Dekalb County - Stone Mountain 30087
Loving Touch Animal Center 770-498-5956

Dekalb County - Stone Mountain, Georgia 30087
SpayGeorgia 770-662-4479

Carroll County - Carrollton, Georgia 30112
Carroll County Humane Society 770-830-2763

Paulding County - Dallas 30132
Paulding Humane Society 770-448-6806

Paulding County - Dallas 30132
Paulding County Animal Control 770-445-1511

Cherokee County - Woodstock, GA 30188
Cherokee County Humane Society 770-928-5115

Cherokee County - Woodstock, Georgia 30189
Townlake Animal Hospital 770-591-9500

Rockdale County - Conyers, GA 30207
Conyers-Rockdale Humane Society 770-922-4618

DeKalb/Fulton County - Atlanta 30318
Atlanta Humane Society 404-875-6420

Dekalb/Fulton County - Atlanta, GA 30333
No More Homeless Pets 404-292-8800

DeKalb County - Atlanta, Georgia 30360
Project Catsnip 770-455-7077

Coweta County - Carnesville 30521
Humane Society of North Georgia 706-282-9528

Clarke County - Athens 30608
Pet Assistance & Welfare Society 706-310-0663

Madison/Oglethorpe County - Danielsville, GA 30633
Madison-Oglethorpe Animal Shelter 706-795-2868

Richmond County - Augusta, GA 30904
CSRA Life Saver 706-373-8348

Atlanta Counties - Atlanta, GA 31145
Project Catsnip - Mobile Clinic 770-448-6806

Chatham County - Savannah 31410
Savannah Animal Welfare and Rescue 912-920-8605

Dougherty County - Albany, Georgia 31705
Albany Pet Partners 229-432-0717

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