ADOPTED - FRANKLIN, 1 year 10 month old male RAGDOLL-x - Black
FRANKLIN (green eyes) was surrendered to ARRG along with his sister, ANNABELLE (golden eyes) (#2874), because it was discovered a child in the family is allergic to cats. As you can see from the photos, they aren't your classic Ragdoll colouring, so a predecessor has been crossed with a moggie. However they are both sweethearts!
Since these siblings have been together since birth, it would be lovely to see them adopted together.
ARRIVED IN CARE: 8 AUGUST 2022.
FRANKLIN may be a little reserved on first meeting, but he will quickly bond with his human guardians, given the appropriate love and attention.
Former owner says about Franklin:
'Franklin loves everyone he meets and will be your best friend in a matter of seconds. He will also love every house guest you have. May stalk you to the shower as running water is his favourite thing. Frank, while much less scruffy than his counterpart, also loves a good scratch behind the ears and around the collar.
Annabelle and Franklin's favourite toy in life is a stray hair tie and this leads to hours of entertainment, for you and them. They are very co-dependent and spend most of the day together, be it playing or snuggled down for a nap.'
PLEASE READ THIS: At the top of the CAT ADOPT page click on the link to 'detailed document' as that has useful information for you about adopting. (Also found on the CATS FAQ page.)
Or copy & paste this link to the Research Document: https://www.animalrights.org.au/mce_doc.php?id=13
As always, we encourage adopting a pair if their new home doesn't have an existing feline or canine playmate. Or if humans are rarely home.
APPLICATIONS are not processed until ALL the following information and attachment - PROOF of home ownership - are received.
Animals cannot be met until your emailed Application To Adopt has been received and approved, as most of our animals are in foster care.
To expedite the adoption process, click on 'I want to ADOPT NAME' OR email ARRG (email@example.com - Subject: ID #### NAME), and in your INITIAL email attach proof of HOME OWNERSHIP
(ie, Rates Notice - redacted if preferred), or if you RENT?
, a DETAILED letter of agreement (specifying number & type of animals allowed) from your landlord/owner -
on Agency's letterhead;
need same letter of agreement accompanied by owner's proof of property ownership (ie, Rates Notice).
(Electricity bills are not acceptable as proof of property ownership.)
For an example of Letter of Agreement, copy & paste this link: https://www.facebook.com/109591692443650/posts/4479525792116863/?d=n
You should also take this opportunity to tell us why you would make the best guardian for this cat.
ADOPTION QUESTIONS to answer:
Recommended that you include the following in INITIAL email,
together with attachment as above:
* Why you/your family would make best guardian;
* Number of children/Ages?
* Resident Pets? (Also, are cats & dogs vaccinated & desexed, microchipped & Lifetime Registered?)
* History with cats? ie, how many? ages when they died?
* Do you have time to spend with a kitten?
* What will you do with your furbabies if you ever have to move into a rental that does not allow cats/dogs?
* Phone number ...
For more detailed instructions on how to apply, refer to the first Post on our Facebook page about rehoming. or copy & paste this link: https://www.facebook.com/109591692443650/posts/3517733341629451/?d=n
You may choose to, but are not obliged to, answer the following:
# What is your ideal cat?
('No preference' is a perfectly acceptable answer.)
*** Remember, the personality of an 8 week old kitten may change by the time that kitten is 8 months old or even 18 months old! ***
- Coat length? (Short/Medium/Long)
- Gender? (Male/Female/Either)
(Young Kittens are from 2-5 months)
(Teenage Kittens are from 4-12 months)
(Young Adults are from 1-4 years)
(Adults are from 1-10 years)
(Elderly are 8 years +)
- Temperament? (Quiet/playful/lazy/active/Hyperactive/etc)
(Small 3-4 kg)
(Medium 4-6 kg)
(Large 6 kg +)
- Sociability? (Lap cat/Independent/Clingy/Not social with non-family humans/etc)
- An only feline child? Or gets along with other cats? Or gets along with any other animal?
- Any other preferences?
- If you are thinking of adopting a single cat now (and have no other cats/dogs), is there a possibility you will want to adopt another one in the future? If so, reason for not adopting two now?
(Based on what you tell us about your feline preferences, if you miss out on the cat you are applying for, we may have another currently in care that suits.)
Please FOLLOW and SHARE the ARRG Instagram & Facebook page, where you can view the latest photos/videos of the animals in care, and new arrivals. ARRG Facebook & Instagram can be accessed by clicking on relevant icon at top of screen. For more detailed instructions on how to apply to adopt, go to the first post on our FB or copy & paste this link: https://www.facebook.com/109591692443650/posts/3517733341629451/?d=n
Ref: ARRG ID 2875
Microchip Number: 991003001399142
I want to ADOPT ADOPTED - FRANKLIN If emailing please include
your location and phone number so we can chat about suitability
and viewing ADOPTED - FRANKLIN. Please also attach proof of home ownership, or if you rent, a letter of agreement from your landlord/owner, and photos of your fenced yard if adopting a dog.
If you are happy to lock ADOPTED - FRANKLIN in at night, care for ADOPTED - FRANKLIN and can offer a home FOR LIFE please contact us
(02)6622 1881 and (02)6622 1020 office hours Mon-Fri.
Animal Rights and Rescue is located on the Far North Coast NSW (near Ballina, Byron Bay,Casino,Lismore), Australia.
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