happy patches

Meet Happy & Patches

Happy & Patches are a well-bonded duo on the lookout for their forever family after finding themselves in our care due to no fault of their own. These sweet ladies both have super gentle temperaments and love the good company of their human carers – although, Patches prefers the greater company of her sister. Happy is the more confident of the pair and enjoys accepting all of the fusses from her carers & loves to use them as a climbing frame. Equally, Happy will let you know when she has had enough with an interaction – she may be small but her strong personality is known. Patches is much more reserved but is equally as kind – she is more of an independent queen. Both girls will let you know when they have had enough of your physical interaction so are in need of an experienced cat owner that can appreciate their wishes and leave them alone to cuddle each other when they choose to. Happy & Patches are in need of a sedate indoor-only adult home where they can thrive as a bonded pair. If you believe you could be a suitable home for these lovely ladies then please enquire.
Breed: Domestic Short Hair
Age: 10 yrs & 3 yrs
Sex: Female
Can live with dogs
Can't live with dogs
Can live with cats
Can't live with cats
Can live with children
Can't live with children
Not housetrained

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If you see an animal on our website that you are interested in adopting, you should fill out an Animal Enquiry form. This gives us more details about yourself and your lifestyle to make sure you are a good match for each other. If we get multiple requests for one animal, we will consider them all and choose the most suitable home to match it to a new owner. This will allow everyone interested a fair chance of adopting it
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If your application is successful, we will invite you for a first meeting. Here, you and the animal will meet each other and see how you get along. Following on from this, there may be more meetings and you can introduce other pets as required.
Home checks
Home checks are required for every dog before we set the adoption date. This was done physically pre-Covid but we now ask for videos and photos. We need to be sure the home environment is suitable for that dog and the garden is secure. If dogs/rabbits are going to live with other dogs/rabbits, we will arrange an introduction as previously mentioned.
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