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Rescue Me ID: 17-07-26-00344 

American Shorthair Mix    Age: Young Kitten

Compatibility: Good with Most Dogs 
Personality: High Energy, Submissive 
Health: Needs Vaccinations 

    At least 1 dozen feral kittens with mothers that have taken up residency under my barn. Need to remove them, but would prefer to have them taken to a farm since animal services would most likely euthanize them. Most are friendly and will stay to their own. My dog plays with them and only a few are scared of him. Kitten's age ranges from 3 weeks to 1 month. Mothers age approx. 1 year.

     Animal Location:

Frederick County Gore, VA MAP IT!

Contact:
Kelly Whitacre 5409741690

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Rescue Me ID: 17-06-29-00307Sissy (female)

American Shorthair Mix    Age: Adult

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

    We are moving across the country and have made the tough decision to rehome our cats. DaVinci is our male Maine Coon and SIssy is our female Tabby. They need to go to separate homes as they do not get along. Both have been under our vets care since we've owned them. Both cats are very sweet and currently live with our dog so they are used to other animals, however Sissy would be best suited to a home without other animals as she is a typical shy cat. DaVinci is good with dogs but may be dominant with other cats

 Adoption Fee: $50 Animal Location:

Virginia Beach (City) Virginia Beach, VA MAP IT!

Contact:
Tim Bellomo 845-532-9676

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Rescue Me ID: 17-06-26-00271Casper (male)

American Shorthair Mix    Age: Young Adult

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

    This is Casper. He is a sweet boy who wants to love and be loved.

 Adoption Fee: $20.00 Animal Location:

Northumberland Co. Animal Shelter
11703 Northumberland Hwy
Northumberland County Heathsville, VA 22473 MAP IT!

Contact:
804-580-6156

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Rescue Me ID: 17-05-29-00353Porch (female)

American Shorthair Mix   

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

    Porch is the cutest, sweetest black tabby-shorthair you will ever meet. I nicknamed her Miss Congeniality because she always loves to play and make amazing leaps and bounds across the living room to see why you're happy or sad so she can act accordingly. I wouldn't give her up except I HAVE TO--Please, please help me find her the berst home she deserves!

 Adoption Fee: $25. Animal Location:

Norfolk (City) Norfolk, VA MAP IT!

Contact:
Karen Tatum 7578147022

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Rescue Me ID: 17-05-29-00349Orange (male)

American Shorthair Mix    Age: Senior

Compatibility: Good w/ Female Cats Only, Not Good w/ Dogs, Good w/ Adults (Not Kids) 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Vaccinations Current 

    Orange is gettinig a little more sedentary as he nears middle-age--but he can still chase a string or even bring in a live mouse. Don't fear, he'll never let his eyes off his prey until it's done for. He has a little PTSD from his previous home so can be a bit demanding about constant feeding. Once he learns his food schedule he's ok. He's a sweet, intuitive, smart, loyal friend--I DO NOT want to lose him, but due to my own recent traumatic events, I can't care for him anymore. I prey we find a good home for him b/c he deserves it.

 Adoption Fee: $25. Animal Location:

Norfolk (City) Norfolk, VA MAP IT!

Contact:
Karen Tatum 7578147022

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Rescue Me ID: 16-08-31-00618Midnight (male)

American Shorthair    Age: Young Adult

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

    My name is Midnight & I am a beautiful boy who really would like a home of my own. I get along with the other cats & dogs that live here and I love people of all sizes. I am neutered & FIV/FeLuk tested. Indoor home only please

 Adoption Fee: $50 Animal Location:

Lost Fantasy Rescue
Bland County Ceres, VA 24318 MAP IT!

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Rescue Me ID: 16-01-03-00244CHarlie (male)

American Shorthair Mix   

Compatibility: Good w/ Most Cats, Not Good w/ Dogs, Good w/ Kids and Adults 
Personality: Average Energy, Average Temperament 
Health: Neutered 

    Charlie is a great cat. He was found starving outside and surviving on chipmunks in winter. He loves to be around people. He is good with other cats, especially female kitties. He likes kids and attention, but can be like a cat and grab, so kids fine, but maybe not really young kids. He needs a large home with things going on and loves to garden or be in yard, but only if safe from cars, etc. Very handsome and oriental face. Adoptions in and around fairfax county only, in northern virginia we think he is about 5 yrs old.

 Adoption Fee: 125 Animal Location:

Castle cat rescue
Fairfax County Fairfax, VA 22032 MAP IT!

Contact:
Jane rice 703 655 3285

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PIease Read Before Adopting an American Shorthair in Virginia
    American Shorthair Cats can make good pets in Virginia 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. American Shorthairs come in dozens of different color combinations.

Related pages:

American Shorthair Rescue

Virginia Animal Rescue
(Sorted by Zip Code.)

Loudon County - Middleburg 20118
Middleburg Humane Foundation 540-364-3272

Fairfax County - Centreville, VA 20122
Prevent a Litter Coalition 888-SPAY-4-VA

Arlington County - Arlington, VA 22204
Capital Animal Care 703-486-0303

Arlington County - Arlington VA, VA 22206
Animal Welfare League of Arlington 703-931-9241

Arlington County - Arlington 22207
Feral Cat Coalition 703-538-1921

Arlington County - Arlington, VA 22207
Metro Ferals 703-528-7782

Arlington County - Arlington, Virginia 22210
SPAY Inc/SPCA of Northern VA 703-522-7920

Alexandria City - Alexandria, Virginia 22304
Alexandria Animal Shelter 703-838-4775

Alexandria County - Alexandria, VA 22304
Animal Welfare League of Alexandria 703-838-4774

Winchester County - Winchester 22601
SPCA -- Winchester 540-662-8616

Harrisonburg County - Harrisonburg, Virginia 22801
Cat's Cradle 540-438-5222

Harrisonburg County - Harrisonburg 22802
Shenandoah Valley Clinic 540-437-1980

Charlottesville City - Charlottesville, VA 22906
Charlottesville SPCA 804-973-5959

Orange County - Orange 22960
Orange County Animal Shelter 540-672-1124

Fluvanna County - Troy, VA 22974
Fluvanna SPCA 434-591-0123

Hanover County - Ashland, Virginia 23005
Hanover Humane Society 877-463-8837

Goochland County - Crozier 23039
PetFix Coalition 888-PET-FIX1

Louisa County - Louisa 23093
SNAP Louisa (Spay/Neuter All Pets) 540-967-3573

Goochland County - Manakin-Sabot, Virginia 23103
For the Love of Animals in Goochland 804-342-6975

James City County - Williamsburg, Virginia 23185
Heritage Humane Society 757-221-0150

Richmond County - Richmond, VA 23220
Richmond SPCA/Robins-Starr Humane 804-521-1300

Chesapeake City - Chesapeake, VA 23321
Meower Power 757-399-0001

Richmond County - Richmond 23221
PAL Veterinary Hospital 804-359-MEOW

Richmond County - Richmond, VA 23221
PreventALitter Veterinary Hospital 804-359-MEOW

Richmond County - Richmond, Virginia 23231
Richmond HERO 804-788-HERO

Isle of Wight County - Smithfield 23431
Isle of Wight Humane Society 757-357-4214

Virginia Beach County - Virginia Beach 23453
Virginia Beach SPCA 757-739-9306

Roanoke County - Roanoke, Virginia 24016
Angels of Assisi Spay/Neuter Clinic 540-344-8707

Pulaski County - Dublin 24084
Pulaski County Humane Society 540-674-0089

Floyd County - Floyd 24091
Floyd County Humane Society 540-745-7207

Henry County - Martinsville, Virginia 24112
SPCA of Martinsville-Henry County 276-632-0548

Franklin County - Rocky Mount, VA 24151
Planned Pethood Clinic 540-489-3491

Salem County - Salem 24153
Salem Animal Shelter 540-375-3038

Bristol County - Bristol, VA 24202
Margaret B. Mitchell Spay/Neuter Clinic 276-591-5790

Bristol County - Bristol 24203
Holly Help Spay/Neuter Fund 276-466-5375

Augusta County - Staunton, VA 24401
Augusta Regional SPCA 540-885-7722

Bedford County - Bedford, Virginia 24523
Bedford Humane Society 540-586-6100

Campbell County - Evington, VA 24550
South Central Spay/Neuter Clinic 434-821-4922

Tazewell County - Falls Mills, VA 24613
Pet Haven Rescue Center 276-326-3483

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