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Get to Know Amber


Domestic Shorthair




3 Years




Adoption Center

Human Sociability

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Amber's Story

Type of Foster Home: 

Amber is a 3-year-old black and white cat that is looking for a foster home! Amber is a high energy female cat. She would do best with a knowledgeable foster that can provide daily structured play. She is very smart and has been doing great while being clicker trained! She would benefit from 1-2 weeks outside of the shelter for a break! She can go with kids 12 and older and can be picky about her kitty friends.

How to Foster Amber:

New fosters can take the first step by learning about fostering and completing the Foster Care Application. Veteran foster parents can email to schedule a pickup appointment.

Amber is available for foster pick-up through our Adoption Center at 1997 N. Clybourn Ave.

Why Adopt?

Adoption is one of the best ways to save a life. Only a few thousand more adoptions each year in Chicago, a city of millions of people, and we will be a No Kill community! You can make a real difference.

At PAWS Chicago, we keep working to grow our operations to save more homeless pets. It's how we've gone from saving a few dozen to 6,000 pets a year. But it is our adopters who make the real magic happen by bringing these loving pets home. Adopt a pet and spread the word!

First Time Fostering? Learn More

Our foster families enable us to take in more pets at risk. Some require a quiet place to heal from illness or injury; small puppies and kittens need a nurturing place to grow before they are able to be spayed or neutered and adopted; and others just need socialization and a break from the activity of Adoption Center living. Become a foster parent and help homeless pets in need!