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Domestic Short Hair

Medium  |  Female

Philadelphia, PA


Jemmy has had a rough start to her life. Having been abandoned at a different animal shelter, her future was just as much a mystery as her past. But we're happy to report her present is looking bright at the Old City Adoption Center. She is a quiet girl who enjoys the company of other quiet cats or respectful cats who won't overwhelm her. She enjoys head rubs and the occasional toy. She would thrive in a quiet home with slightly older children so she can come out of her shell at her own pace and brighten your day.
Name: Jemmy Age: 6-10 years old Reason for surrender: Abandoned at shelter Animal ID#: A31529133
Come meet me at:
PAWS Adoption Center
100 North 2nd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
215-238-9901 ext.30

If you live more than an hour away, please apply online by emailing .
(UPDATED GS 8/16/16)

PAWS, the Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society, is a 501(c)3 non-profit animal rescue organization. PAWS pulls at-risk animals from the City of Philadelphia's animal control shelter and adopts them out from several locations: our Old City adoption center (2nd and Arch Streets), our Northeast Adoption Center (1810 Grant Avenue); our Wellness Clinic at 2900 Grays Ferry Avenue; our adoption locations at the South Philly and Cottman Avenue PetSmart stores; and, our network of foster homes.
PAWS is dedicated to saving the lives of Philadelphia's homeless, abandoned and unwanted animals and is working to make Philadelphia a city in which every healthy and treatable pet is guaranteed a home.
When you adopt a pet from PAWS you truly save a life!
Please reference this animal's ID NUMBER when inquiring about this pet. Both PAWS Adoption Centers are open Monday-Friday from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. PAWS' Wellness Clinic is open Monday - Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., but appointments are required for adoptions.
Adoption fees include age-appropriate vaccinations, spaying/neutering, and microchipping. No animals may be adopted without being spayed or neutered. Adoption fees are as follows: $150 for large adult dogs (older than 1 year); $250 for small dogs (under 25 lbs) and all puppies (under 1 year); $50 for adult cats (over 6 months of age), and $100 for kittens (under 6 months of age). When you adopt a pair of kittens together, the total adoption fee is $150.
Please visit our web site,, for our full calendar of adoption events throughout the region, and for more information on adopting, fostering, volunteering, or donating.

Adopt Me
Philadelphia, PA

(215) 238-9901

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