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My name is Addison, kind of a sophisitaced English name. I like it.
I just got here from the Bastrop shelter with my sister Artemis and we were scared out of our wits. I have gotten a lot more comfortable BUT my sister is still more afraid than I am.
Foster mom will be keeping us for a week or two more or until we are comfortable being handled and with people but we will be looking for our special forever home the whole time!
Let my foster mom know you might want me as your BFF and then come to meet me!!!
Wow, time flies when you're having fun. Foster Mom had to be away for 3 months and we did not get much attention while she was gone, but now we're having special 'lessons' in liking people and we're doing quite well. My sister is STILL a big scaredy cat, but Foster Mom and Foster Sister are going to work really hard with her during Christmas vacation so we will be ready for our forever homes soon after. We are both very healthy and beautiful and we are the age shown below here on this page. We will make great BFF's, why not ask about us and take a chance - you won't be sorry!
UPDATE Jan 16: We are still VERY skittery and Mom is going to order some Jackson Galaxy flower remedies and we will be moved into large cages so Mom and Sis can work directly with each one of us. Here's hoping - -
UPDATE March 13: Happy to say that Addison is doing very well. Still a bit timid, but coming up to be petted and enjoying it. She's out of a cage and lots of the 'roaming' kitties in the house have been allowed into the room where she is and it's now on to the next step - allowing her to come out of the kitty room and into the normal house if she wants.
I've changed her status to 'available for adoption' and she is ready for a home that is fairly quiet with someone who is willing to be gentle and patient with her. She's a really SWEET kitty and deserves a chance at a forever home. She gets along with other kitties, so a home with another buddy would be great.
UPDATE September 10: I am sooo ready for love <G>. Addison is finally ready fully for a home. She will take a bit to get used to the new digs, but she's been off with a temp foster for 6 weeks, is back and is adking to be petted, venturing out in the house and has left sister behind in so many ways. She can be picked up, petted and will most of the time come to you. Loud or sudden movements still un-nerve her a bit, but in a normal home setting she'll be a great companion. Addison is very healthy and up to date on vaccinations and is spayed and microchipped! Won't you consider HER as your new BFF?
New pics coming soon!
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Austin Siamese Rescue
Austin Siamese Rescue, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization, formerly the Austin Branch of Texas Siamese Rescue. We focus on the 14 breeds of the Royal Thai Family, including Siamese, Balinese, Javanese, Oriental Shorthairs and Longhairs, Birmans, Burmese, Himalayans, Ocicats, Ragdolls, Snowshoes, and Tonkinese. All of the cats fostered in Austin are cared for in private homes by individuals who dedicate their spare time to this effort.
Our cats come from a variety of backgrounds. Some faced death at the shelter, while others came from abusive and neglectful households. Still others were treasured companions of guardians who could no longer care for them. What they all have in common is a need for a forever home, where they can live their lives as the happy, pampered cats they all deserve to be. We're looking for the perfect inside home for them!
Shelter Driving Directions
Check our web page to see which locations are hosting events each weekend:
5207 Brodie Lane
Saturday afternoons, 12-4pm
2601 S. IH 35
Round Rock, TX
Tomlinson's Circle C
5900 W. Slaughter Lane
Austin, TX 78749
Sunday afternoons 1-4pm
Austin and the Central Texas area
Interested adopters go through a careful screening process to include reference checks, telephone interviews, and where appropriate, home visits. No cat will be placed in a new home which allows cats to go outside. The adoptive owners agree to give Austin Siamese Rescue, Inc. the option of reclaiming the cat, should the adoption not work to the advantage of the new owner and the cat.
Adoption fees for Austin Siamese Rescue, Inc. range from $100 to $175 and include such vet work as combo test, vaccinations, worming and flea control, and microchip. We spay or neuter all of our cats prior to placement and most of our kittens, depending on their size and readiness.
For more detailed information and our adoption policies, see the Adoption Info section of our web page.