Black cats galore at Lost Our Home - Ahwatukee Foothills News: Pet Of The Week

Black cats galore at Lost Our Home

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Related Stories

Posted: Wednesday, August 3, 2011 10:00 am | Updated: 3:41 pm, Tue Nov 29, 2011.

Did you know that black cats have the lowest adoption rate and the highest euthanasia rate? Why? Maybe it's superstition. Some people say they can't see or make a connection with a black cat in a poorly lit kennel. And ebony felines don't always show up in photographs as well as those with brighter coloring. For whatever reason, black cats are statistically less likely to be adopted.

It is true that Lost Our Home black cats often take longer to find homes, and that they take up much-needed foster space during this time. But black cats need love and a safe home,

so all black cat adoptions are now half off from through the end of August.

Speaking of black cats, the mascot for all black cats at Lost Our Home is Pryor, an 18-month-old, male cat rescued from an abandoned home. He is very silky, healthy and very loving to humans and other cats. Pryor is neutered, tested negative for FELV/FIV, current on shots and is microchipped.

If interested in Pryor or any other Lost Our Home black cats, contact Florine at (480) 897-1865 or call (480) 540-9322 or email lohkoe@gmail.com to arrange a meet and greet at the Tempe PetSmart at Elliot Road and Priest Drive. View other adoptable cats and dogs at www.lostourhome.org.

More about

More about

More about

  • Discuss

Desert Vista Thunder Football Preview 2014

The Thunder look to return to their winning ways behind a talented junior class and a group of...

Facebook

ahwatukee.com on Facebook

Twitter

ahwatukee.com on Twitter

RSS

Subscribe to ahwatukee.com via RSS

RSS Feeds

Spacer4px

Desert Vista Thunder Football Preview 2014

The Thunder look to return to their winning ways behind a talented junior class and a group of...

MP talent contest - WRs

Isaiah Banks and company flips out to win it all

MP talent contest - LB

Epic fail on this attempt

prev next