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Adopt Kowhai

Female Adult Domestic Short Hair

If you have questions about Kowhai please contact

Brooklyn Bridge Animal Welfare Coalition, Inc.

No public phone number listed

About Kowhai

Kowhai is a gorgeous and young cat, about a year and half old. She is a sassy girl for sure, entertaining, and a bit of a diva. She is STUNNING too, just an all-around beautiful cat. She was shy when she first moved in and a bit grumpy. But once she settled in she calmed down. She is one of those cats that likes things on her own terms. She will sit on the chair with you or sleep on the bed with you, but she will tell you exactly when she wants to be pet. She will head butt and rub you and say "ok, its pet me time!" Other times she will tell you "it's not pet me time right now." She really does talk too. It's not a simple 'meow.' She is trying to have a real conversation. She's SO smart. If she is the type of cat you are looking for, you will absolutely love her, a confident girl with an independent streak. But she definitely has her funny and goofy moments. She can be a solo cat, with another cat as she does like other cats. However with her strong personality, some cats might be intimidated by her. Once you meet her, you will understand why she needs a confident adopter.  She is such a big personality that we suggest an adopter get to know her over time in a foster to adopt situation, rather than a single meet and greet, so she can have time to get comfortable with you.

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Details

Name
Kowhai
Age
Adult
Gender
Female
Size
Small
Shots up to date
Not Sure
Ok with kids
Not Sure
Housetrained
YES
Hypoallergenic
Not Sure
Spayed / Neutered
YES
Ok with dogs
YES
Ok with cats
YES
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