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Get to Know Amelie


Domestic Shorthair




3 Years




Adopter's Home

Amelie's Story

Bonjour! Amelie is a beautiful kitty who may be shy, but she is also extremely sweet and gentle. She spent five weeks in a foster home earlier this spring, where she was able to relax, make new friends (both human and feline), and get a little sun to boot—Amelie loves snoozing in patches of sunlight! Her foster parents reported that it took Amelie several weeks to feel comfortable at home, so her ‘furever’ family should be prepared for a bit of an adjustment period as she acclimates to her new surroundings. But although she is timid, her foster family tells us that she is very good-natured, and never once let her fear get the best of her.  In fact, after weeks of being guarded, Amelie surprised her foster family by playing on her own with a toy mouse!  Who knew she had such a frisky side?

Amelie also hit it off with the resident cats in her foster home, and she became fast friends with the female cat, as the two enjoyed playing and chasing each other. She would probably like having another cat in her ‘purrrmanent’ home to help boost her confidence, so if you have another active, respectful cat at home who could be a good friend to Amelie, please consider adopting her!  We know she will blossom with a patient and loving adopter who is willing to put the work in to get this sweetheart to come out of her shell… she just needs to find that special person. Could that be you? 

  • I would love having another feline friend in my forever home! 
  • Was that a bird? I love window watching! 
  • I'd love a patient adopter who will allow me to acclimate at my own pace. 


  • I prefer quiet environments that aren’t crowded
  • I’d love to find an adults-only home