This animal is not at the shelter; they are in foster care. If you are interested in adopting this kitty, please email the foster parent at email@example.com
Penny was abandoned by her owners when they were evicted from their apartment. She was taken in by a concerned neighbor, but he was also subsequently evicted and resorted to carrying Penny around the streets of Philly in the sweltering summer heat in a
small carrier. Penny was ultimately surrendered and now lives in a PAWS foster home. Despite the hardships she has endured, Penny has maintained a sweet disposition. A friendly and playful little lady, she has a gentle purr and a fondness for playing
with feather toys. She seems to be ok with other cats, especially more laid back ones. She is approximately 2-4 years old, spayed, and up to date on vaccines.
Animal ID# A16835198
(posted on 09/01/2012 by td)
PAWS, the Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society, is a 501(c)3 non-profit animal rescue organization. PAWS pulls at-risk animals from the City of Philadelphia's animal control shelter and adopts them out from several locations: our adoption center (located at 2nd and Arch Streets), our wellness clinic (located at 2900 Grays Ferry Ave.), one of our adoption locations at area PETCO and PetSmart stores, or our network of foster homes.
PAWS is dedicated to saving the lives of Philadelphia's homeless, abandoned and unwanted animals and is working to make Philadelphia a city in which every healthy and treatable pet is guaranteed a home.
When you adopt a pet from PAWS you truly save a life!
Please reference this animal's ID NUMBER when inquiring about this pet. PAWS' Adoption Center is open Monday-Friday from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. PAWS' Wellness Clinic is open Monday - Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
All animals adopted from PAWS are up-to-date on age-appropriate vaccinations, spayed/neutered, and microchipped. Adoption fees are as follows: $150 for dogs older than 1 year, $200 for puppies under 1 year, $50 for cats over 6 months of age, and $75 for cats under 6 months of age.
Please visit our web site, www.phillypaws.org, for our full calendar of adoption events throughout the region, and for more information on adopting, fostering, volunteering, or donating.
PAWS (Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society)
Phone: 215-238-9901 ext. 30