LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Everybody get able to “pawty” as a result of we’re celebrating the 2nd anniversary of Homeward Bound Cat Adoptions! Two years in the past, the cat rescue moved cats into their new facility, a free-roaming adoption middle.
On March 3, 2019, John Lennon the cat was adopted, and he formally grew to become the primary adoption within the new middle, paving the way in which for greater issues for the native, small cat rescue group.
“We are small, but mighty, acting as an integral part of the safety net for vulnerable cats in Southern Nevada,” stated Carol Fox, co-founder and govt director for Homeward Bound. “In 2020, we had a record year of success, adopting 892 cats and kittens—our most ever—to loving families.”
Homeward Bound Cat Adoptions is a place the place cats comfortably reside in rooms as a substitute of kennels. It’s geared toward offering a extra home-like setting to supply a better alternative to match the fitting cat with the fitting household.
Prior to transferring into the adoption middle, Homeward Bound was a foster and volunteer-based rescue, using area at a native Petco and PetSmart to host cat adoptions. Their mission is devoted to serving to pet homeowners who’re now not capable of care for their cats by providing an alternative choice to taking them to a shelter or abandoning them on the road.
Homeward Bound is funded by means of the generosity of the group. Donations are welcome on-line or by mailing a verify to 2675 East Flamingo Road Suite 3, Las Vegas, NV 89121. You may name 702-329-9771 to offer a donation.
The middle says it’s also all the time wanting for new volunteers and foster dad and mom. Those ought to submit an application on-line. The adoption middle follows COVID pointers, is at present open by appointment solely, and closed on Monday. For extra, go to www.homewardboundcats.org.