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Get to Know Brody


Domestic Shorthair




5 Years




Foster Home

Meet Brody


Meet Brody

Featured 5

Brody and his companion, Saba, would love to meet you! They are a part of PAWS Chicago’s Featured 5 adoption program. 

When you adopt a cat or dog who is a part of PAWS Chicago's Featured 5 program, you will receive:

  • FREE Merrick Pet Care or PAWS prescribed cat or dog food for one year
  • FREE 30-day supply of existing medications
  • FREE training consultation with a PAWS Chicago trainer or recommended behaviorist (for dog adoptions only)

Learn more about PAWS Chicago’s Featured 5 program.

Saba & Brody are currently enjoying time in a foster home!  Please email for more information!

Brody's Story

The best love stories are those that take you by surprise and forever change the way you perceive things.  A little over a year ago, a beautiful orange and white cat named Saba made her way to the PAWS Chicago Adoption Center.  It soon became clear that Saba was an extremely fearful cat who never got the chance to socialize with and learn to trust humans.  A recent mother, Saba was also very nervous around other adult cats.  Although she enjoyed food and playing on her own with toys, it seemed like this gorgeous girl would never be happy around humans or felines. 


For close to a year, Saba lived a mostly solitary existence in a staff person’s office until the unexpected happened with the introduction of a handsome, brown tabby named Brody.  Like Saba, Brody is a shyer feline who became stressed living in the Adoption Center’s more active, free-roaming, adult cat suites.  PAWS staff took a leap of faith and introduced Brody to Saba, hoping the two could at least learn to tolerate one another in Saba’s tiny office abode.  To everyone’s surprise, Saba not only decided to tolerate Brody, she quickly fell head over paws in love with this sweet, unassuming boy.  Brody and Saba are now often seen sharing treats and rubbing against one another every chance they get.  In fact, Brody is also helping his coy mistress become more trusting of humans.  Since becoming an item, Saba no longer flees at the first sight of humans.  She is even beginning to let people offer her the occasional head pet.  We are so proud of her progress!



Saba and Brody are currently looking for a home they can call their own.  These adorable love cats would do best in a quiet, adults-only household.  If you are an experienced and patient cat person who is comfortable giving both cats ample time to acclimate to a new home environment, please come visit them today.  

  • I'm a people person!
  • I'd love a patient adopter who will allow me to acclimate at my own pace.
  • I need an experienced adopter.
  • Cuddles!  I love a good lap to curl up on.
  • I would love having another feline friend in my forever home!


  • I would love to find a home with children 10+.
  • I prefer quiet environments that aren't crowded.
  • I need a little extra time to warm up to people I don't know.



Adoption Process

All PAWS Chicago dogs and cats are spayed/neutered, microchipped, and have up-to-date shots based on age and arrival date.