KITTY OF THE WEEK – MINNIE
These beautiful cats will be with the rescue shortly. If you are interested we can arrange an early meet and greet for you. They are with a sister sanctuary that we are helping with the adoptions where the owner passed away. She was an avid TNR advocate and rescued all adoptable cats and friendly cats ( likely dumped and most as kittens). We want to make all of these precious cats find the forever homes they so deserve. In honor of her work and effort she dedicated her time to. Complete our pre-adoption application on our website located under the resources tab. Just fill in the cats.
Pai Mei is ready and willing to be your full-time laundry helper!
He is sweet, lovable, a lap boy, likes cats and dogs and is ready to find his forever home now! He is an 8 month old medium hair tuxedo with a proud fluffed out tail all the time!
If you are interested in this amazing boy complete our pre-adoption located under the resources tab.
“Welcome” to Kattered Tails: *Circe, *Cocoa & Cacao (siblings, bonded), *Rorschach, *Pai Mei, *Bubbles.
All of these cats are adoptable. If you are interested please complete our pre-adoption application located on our website, under the resources tab.
Hello friends and followers! 2022 was an amazing year for Kattered Tails! We are a small group the way we like and have some truly awesome fosters, fabulous volunteers, work with terrific partners Lisa Thayer and Doug Thayer at Gordy’s Goodies Pet Food & Supplies as well Two Petco locations (Chandler Blvd in Chandler and Guadalupe Rd in Tempe) and our fantastic Vets and their staff at Pet Doctor of Chandler, www.petdoctoraz.com. All have helped Kattered Tails adopt out over 150 cats and kittens.
In 2023 we are starting to introduce our new cats to the rescue in posts as they come to us and also we will post new cats coming soon. We will also do our best to post a “Kitty of the week”.
Another change that is big in 2023… We will be concentrating our efforts on adult cats over the age of one. We have decided and have seen that there is a need to help save the lives of these cats. Many of these cats often need medical care, are sick and often on euthanasia lists. This will be our new mission.
Let’s make 2023 an incredible year of all cats!
Stop by Tempe Petco tomorrow Saturday the 17th for our first adoption event at our Petco partner. Tempe Petco is located at the South West corner of Guadalupe and McClintocks Rds.
July 4, 2022
Sadly Kattered Tails is having to go on an intake freeze. All of our foster homes are filled to capacity. This kitten season has been a very difficult one. There has been many, many more kittens and fewer people coming forward to foster and volunteer this year as well. Also, due to the economy adoptions are slower then usual. Some of the kittens are staying in their foster homes longer then we would like them to. If you might be interested in fostering or volunteering with Kattered Tails please complete the applications on our website. When we open back again for intake we will post again.
Meet another Adopt as Shelter Cat looking for a home this month. Meet Annie one of our mamma cats who had raised all of her kittens and now it is her turn to live it up in a home where she is the one and only love of someone’s life. Annie is such a sweet girl, she is kind and gentle. Loves to be petted and scratched and will come to you when you call her. All she wants is to be loved and know what it means to be loved. She was discarded in the saddest way possible, in the dirtiest area one could imagine to give birth to her babies and try to raise her little ones. Thankfully for one of our amazing fosters and volunteers they found her before she gave birth and she was able to have her babies in a safe clean environment where she was loved, probably for the first time in her life. Call to meet this meek little lady and make her your Angel…..
Annie is the 3rd showcase of the Adopt a Shelter Cat Month long adoption wishes we have going for some of our adults. We are going to keep listing them until we find all of them a home!
Meet another amazing cat! Kalei, is one of our mamma’s who is done having kittens from now on. She is now ready for some summer fun days. She is very friendly, loves to be petted and rubbed all over. Very talkative and let’s you know when it’s time to fill her bowl. Kalei was a dumpster diver before so it took us a long time to find food she would actually eat, well she like freeze dried raw cat food. She likes it dry: no wetting down this girls food,
Well it’s better than junk food
If you are interested please message or visit our website to complete the pre-adoption.
June is adopt a shelter cat month. To celebrate we will be spotlighting a cat who has been waiting for a long time for their forever home.
Help us find these GREAT & AMAZING cats the homes they so deserve.
The first kitty is Virgil! This is a great guy. He lives with Monica and Martin. They can tell you that Virg (as Monica calls him) is one of the friendliest cats in the house. He watches TV with you, always wants to be on your lap or near you. He loves you attention and affection. He was abandoned by he family when they moved and simply threw him and his house mates outside to fend for themselves. Virgil has terrible ear mite infection in both ears that required surgery which the rescue took car of. He was left with the cutest little crinkle ears. We think this makes him that much more adorable. Unfortunately Virgil being the mild mannered guy he is was attacked outside and bit very bad and was given FIV. He is very healthy and can live happily and peacefully among other cats, he is not a fighter and has lived among and in the Colello’s home for over a year with no problems at all. FIV is spread by extremely bloody bites and Virgil is just not a fighter he is a lover.
Please open your heart to this guy he is amazing!
If interested please call the rescue at 480-382-5289 or complete a pre-adoption application on the website, listed under the resources tab.
This Sunday the 5th Kattered Tails has an event at Gordy’s Goodies Pet Food & Supplies form 10am – 2pm.
Stop by to meet some new kittens ready for their forever homes!
The 5th starts National Pet Appreciation Week so help us begin the celebration by coming in for our Hug a New Kitty Event.
Take home a NEW member for your family!
New Adopters get a chance to Spin the Kattered Tails Wheel to see if you win!
*-A New Kitty Harness
*-A New Feather Wand
*-A New Cat Toy (worth up to 10.00)
*-A Gift Bag
*-Or Spin Again
Everyone NEW adopter is a winner on Sunday!
So stop by for some kitty hugs and some love!
May 19, 2022
Kattered Tails new habitat at Gordy’s Goodies is now complete and we could not be happier. For the past few years we have been working with Lisa and Doug Thayer the owners of Gordy’s Goodies Pet Food & Supplies and I can say they are true animal people. Their care, love and belief in animal care, health and rescue goes above and beyond what I ever could have imagined. Lisa is one of the most amazing people I have ever met and I am proud now call her my friend! She has truly added onto my knowledge of animal care, health and nutrition. I am pleased to announce this close partnership with Gordy’s Goodies and the Thayer’s and we look forward to many years of continued success.
We plan to paint the habitat the colors of Kattered Tails and Gordy’s Goodies to show our partnership as we begin our adventure into the future.
May 06, 2022
April 01,2022 ******* IT’S NOT TO LATE PURCHASE TICKETS NOW******
We are selling tickets to help raise funds for kitten season. Don’t miss out on this awesome kitty gift valued at $125.: Wooden Hammock Bed: Two Flagging Fish w/charging cords: Two Singing/Chirping Birds ToysCardinal and Hummingbird: 31 Piece Cat/Kitten Toy Set w/Tunnel: Self Cleaning Cat Brush: Nail Clippers: 12 Pack Mylar Crinkle Balls: Interactive Laser Pointer: SmartKat Critter: Pack of Wide Spring Toys: Interactive Feather Toys (2) w/ 9 Teasers: Cat Dancer Rainbow Charmer: Cat Dancer 101 CharmerTicks are 1 for $5, 3 for $10If you would like to purchase tickets go to our website under the donate button make sure you give us your name and your phone number I will fill out your tickets and send you a picture with the number and show a picture of me dropping them into the drawing container. Please keep your numbers handy.
March 29, 2022
A big Thank You goes out to our amazing donors. Some of the boxes came from Amazon open so we are hoping that all the items you purchased were sent and if you did request for a gift receipt to be put in the box they were not in there so we do not know exactly who to thank so we are putting a big thank you up here on our social media pages in the hopes that you will see it.All of us at Kattered Tails thank you for supporting us in our efforts and all of the kitties thank you for the yummy food and all the toys.
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Coma and celebrate with us on March 5th from 10 am -2 pm.
February 14, 2022
We would like to celebrate the opening of Kattered Tails J & J’s Bed and Breakfast.
The B & B has been named after two special foster cats to the owner of the rescue, Jackie-O and Jarvis. Jackie-O and Jarvis were amazing cats who gave tons of love but never made it to their forever homes. Both were with their for a few years for one reason or another. Jacki-O was in poor health and Jarvis was terrified from abuse in his past and learned to trust again. Both passed away and left small holes in their foster mom’s heart and this is how she honors them. The B and B is located at the owners home where the large patio has been refinished enclosed into a cat dream area full of cat trees to look like a forest and smaller climbing cat lounger and scratchers that look like fun flowers and mushroom houses. There are hammock cat beds and plush beds all around for all of our friends to make themselves comfortable. Attached to this living area is a tunnel to an outdoor cattery where many cats like to sleep the day away in the sun or watch the birds and critters, If they prefer the also have access to the the house through the kitty armoire that hold the litter boxes. This way they can be with their humans on the couch or playing with puppies at night.
February 14, 2022
Congratulations to Barbara Ann, Poptart and Wyatt who found love at our
“Be Mine, Meow-Lentine? adoption event on Sunday. How could on kitty ask for more?
February 09, 2022
January 22, 2022
What an amazing Adoption Event today! We had 8 cats and kittens go to their forever homes today! We at Kattered Tails could not have asked for a better day. Keep an eye for for the 18 kittens we bought in from Kingman, they will be getting spayed and neutered in February.
Stay updated about all Kattered Tails cats and kittens here on the Latest news.
January 20, 2022
January 17, 2022
Betty White was an amazing lady who loved all animals. Kattered Tails wants to challenge you to be just amazing as she was. We want to continue to do our good work but we need the support of our community to do this. Let’s celebrate Betty White by donating in her name.
Go to our donate page and donate in her name. You can also donate anytime, any day from anywhere in the celebration of the name of Betty White.
Get ready to start the New Year off right! Come to Gordy’s Goodies and find a new edition to the family. We have cats and kittens looking to find their forever homes. So stop on by!
December 23, 2021
Merry Christmas Eve. Come and celebrate the holidays with us and get $25.00 of each adoption. Have a furry Christmas…
December 17, 2021
It’s almost Christmas make your Holidays furry and fun!
December 5, 2021
Come join us at Gordy’s Goodies Pet Food & Supplies for our Whisker Wonderland Adoption Event and Holiday Bazaar. We will have items for sale to help raise money for the rescue. Come shop wreathes, ornaments, jewelry and more.
December 4, 2021
Stop by Gordy’s Goodies for some amazing kittens waiting for their forever homes!
November, 26, 2021
Come and meet the black cats of Kattered Tails at our Save the Curtain Ninjas event.
November 26, 2021
October 17, 2021
Sadly at the current time Kattered Tails is on a intake freeze. We are now full with kittens again and our new fosters are absolutely amazing and we have been able to save more kittens then we thought. We are still looking for a few new foster who meet the rescues criteria and want to belong to a family. We have made changes that have all worked for the better and can not wait for the future.
October 15, 2021
We have so many kittens of all ages looking to find a forever home. We are working very hard and feeling defeated at times. We put a lot of effort into preparing for adoption events only to find out The Humane Society and County Shelter is giving kittens away that day. While our kittens are very healthy and friendly it is difficult to compete with a subsidized Humane society and County Shelter.
Who can compete with free. Our fosters, volunteers and members needed a break to take a breath and reload. They need to know that what we do matters. Our babies will have their day and it is coming soon….
Don’t forget our “All Treats, No Trick” Halloween adoption event. It is that Saturday the 23rd.
The first Petco is located in Chandler at 3452 W Chandler Blvd, Chandler, AZ 85226
Our second Petco is located in Tempe at 1835 E Guadalupe Rd #112, Tempe, AZ 85283
So visit our cats and some kittens there and call us to set up a meet and greet. We will be back on 10/22/2021 we set up meeting on a first come first serve basis.
Chandler Petco Cat Adoption Habitat October 2021
Tempe Petco Cat Adoption Habitat October 2021
October 10, 2021
Stop by Gordy’s Goodies for a great adoption day and for a great cause. Help Kattered Tails support Breast Cancer Research. We will be selling “Save the Kitties” shirt and Tote Bags. There will also be $10.00 from every adoption going to the BDRF to support Breast Cancer Research. So help us “Save the Kitties”
Will are also holding Raffles to help support the rescue and Breast Cancer Research as well.
An extreme Thank You to DeAngel & Ed Shelly for making the shirts and totes and to Brandy Spane for all of her hard work on the Raffles.
September 15, 2021
Event Flyer! For some awesome adoptions and a great event and fun with friends stop by for a good time!
Special Thanks to Event Planer, Brandy Spane and Dirty Blond Tavern for planning this great event.
September 14, 2021
Stop by for fun, friends, kitties and spirits!
Silent Auction & Raffle for some great items!
September 13. 2021
Winner, winner kitty dinner!
September 12, 2021
Come and Fall in Love with your new best friend!
September 01, 2021
The cat photo contest ends soon so don’t forget to send in your kitties photo for the chance to win the kitty bed filled with items worth $100.00. Contest end September 5th at 11:59 pm.
August 28, 2021
Don’t forget the adoption event today! The Catkins Diet! Discount on adoption determined by the weight of what the new kitty is. $$$
August 21, 2021
August 19, 2021
Join us to celebrate all of our black cats and kittens looking to find their forever homes at our Kattered Tails “Back in Black” Adoption Event! Every adoption of a black cat or kitten is $25.00 of their regular adoption fee.
August 17, 2021
For all the Amazing Black Cats looking for their forever homes.
August 06, 2021
Great day at Gordy’s Goodies and we were able to evacuate 8 kittens into amazing homes! Thank You for everyone for all of your help on adoption day and a big THANK YOU to Lisa and Doug for hosting adoption events at their store. You guys are amazing.
July 24, 2021
Come and see some of the cats and kittens available at our CATegory 5 Adoption Event!
Maybe you will find and rescue your new best friend.
April 18. 2021
So today I meet the nicest couple. They rescued this beautiful girl I have fondly named “Charmin”. I tell everyone “Don’t squeeze the Charmin”. LOL! She is extremely friendly and craves the attention of humans. However, she is NOT found of dogs. She is kind of friendly with other cats but we are working on that. There is a lot of hissing going on. She has the most beautiful white long coat and is super soft, she likes being brushed and will required brushing. She gets hair mates easily. If you want a super friendly girl look no further.
April 15, 2021
Meet Angelo he is one handsome guy. He came to us from Yuma so that he could find his forever home her in Chandler. He is a very affectionate with people and is said to even be a lap cat. He just come to us so we don’t know much about his favorite toys but the way this guy acts I am sure that he would like the feather wand toy. If you are looking for a super friendly guy who loves a lap or two here I am.
April 01, 2021
Let’s give a very BIG welcome to Peppermint Patty & Carmella into Kattered Tails. They come to us from Yuma looking to find a fresh start Chandler. They are sister and we are hoping to adopt them together. They are very bonded pair and have been together in foster care since birth. The foster home they were in could no longer keep them because of issues with the dog. Sometimes it takes time to find a home for a bonded pair but I am sure somewhere there is double the love in someones heart for some beautiful ladies.
So come on Chandler let’s find these beautiful ladies a home!
March 29, 2021
Congrats to all the new adoptive pet owners who showed up at Gordy’s Goodies this past Saturday. Kattered Tails had a record breaking 12 adoptions in one day, and we couldn’t be more grateful. A special shout out to Dee and Tracy, who volunteered their Saturday to help with the event. We can not forget Lisa Thayer owner of Gordy’s Goodies who helped with our adoption paperwork and Dima who helped with our checkout process. We were running thin and your help meant so much. Thank You. 🙂
Stop by Gordy’s Goodies in Ahwatukee Saturday 3/27/2021 and take a peek at our first batch of Spring time kitties. All kittens are ready for their new forever homes. We have some cuties! We are there from 11am -3pmGordy’s is located at 15425 S 48th St STE 116, Phoenix, AZ 85044, Chandler Blvd and 48th street in Ahwatukee. While you are there Gordy;s carries all of the items you will need to take your new baby home.
March 9, 2021
Now that kitten season is upon us it is very important to remind the community that just because you see kittens and mom is not there don NOT mean she has abandoned them! The kittens best chance at survival (LIFE) is to be with their mom. Especially tiny days old kittens. These kittens need their moms, not us. Please leave them alone. The most likely scenario is mom is out hunting or eating at a feeding station. She needs to eat to produce milk for her kittens. Please DO NOT KIT-NAP kittens.
February 31, 2021
June Bug Babies just over weeks old.
February 27, 2021
These great kitties are up for adoption and ready for their forever homes. If you want more information about any of them contact us or email email@example.com
**Vern & Fern can be meet at Gordy’s Goodies 15425 S 48th St STE 116, Phoenix, AZ 85044
****Teddy & Celeste are at the Petco Adoption Center3452 W Chandler Blvd, Chandler, AZ 85226 **
February 24, 2021
Meet our newest Kattered Tails kids. Teddy and Wi-Fi. Wi-Fi got her name because she is a talker and always seems on the go. Teddy is a sweet little guy with a grumpy kitty face. He loves to be loved on once he trust you. Message us or email us firstname.lastname@example.org.
February 19, 2021
Sadly this week one of June Bugs kittens passed away. She developed an upper respiratory. Her mom had a minor one when they were born. We were hoping we were in the clear. Little Jersey passed peacefully cuddled with her mom.
February 14, 2021
Cassie is sending out her Valentines and looking for a love to call her own.. This great, sweet and loving girl is still looking for her forever Valentine in home to call her own.
If you have love in your heart and looking for an amazing companion message us or email us at email@example.com
February 12, 2021
June Bug Babies one week old. Badger looks like her mom, Jersey is spotted and Moose is the big boy.
February 5, 2021
June Bug welcomed into the welcomed into the world by C-section 3 beautiful babies.
Congratulations June Bug!
February 04, 2021
Welcome from Yuma Celeste, Mishi and Liza and June Bug (not pictured) very pregnant….
January 30, 2021
Welcome the first litter of 2021 to Kattered Tails. It looks like things may be starting a bit early thins year. In the front left to right Zelda, Fen, Kady, Margo and Penny in the back. Such a variety in this cute litter and only at 4.5 weeks old! Keep posted for more pictures.
January, 29, 2021
With kitten season right around the corner it is imperative that we start to fund raise so that we help as many kittens and as many mamma cats with kittens as we can. Community support is integral for us to continue to support the community. Without community support we will be forced to implement the full surrender fees when taking in cats and kittens. Caring for these little families is not free. Support is needed. If you can donate please do so and help spread the word so we can continue our good work of saving lives.
January 01, 2021
December 24, 2020
Kattered Tails Christmas Eve Adoption Event. Don’t miss out on some great cats and kittens this Christmas Eve. We have some awesome cats and kittens waiting for their forever homes this Christmas Eve and this Holiday Season. So stop by Gordy’s Goodies on 48th Street and Chandler Blvd from 10am-3pm to find you new best friend.
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December 7. 2020
Meet this AWESOME boy, Hobbs! He is a Flame Point Siamese and is so handsome. The Vet and the rescue feel that he was abused and he had and injury to his tail and most of it is missing. For this reason he does lot like his tail touched. Poor guy. He can be scared at first but learns to love real fast, once he knows you and knows you love him. He then needs lots of love and attention from you. Things need to be done on his time schedule not yours. Patience is a virtue my friends he then become a cuddle boy. He sleeps with his foster parents now and loves to play. Just look at that face.
November 29, 2020
Meet the Kitty of The Week: The Beautiful Sammie!
Sammie is a beautiful orange and white tabby girl with the little sweet face. She had a rough start in life. Sammie and her sister Annie lost their mom and came to us very frightened. Their foster parents Amber & Clifford worked very hard with them to get them used to being around people and being touched and loved. Sammie went backwards after her sister found her forever home. Sammie needs someone who is willing to put in some extra time and love so that Sammie gets to know what it means to be loved. Right now she is great with other cats and dogs and is fine living in a house with people but sometimes she has difficulty allowing humans to show her affection. She can be hard to pick up but there are cats that just don’t like to be held. We feel that when Sammie finds her forever home and that special someone who is willing to give all they have she will show her heart and give all that she has has to give.
November 7, 2020
Kattered Tails is now a part of Chewy Gives Back. If you shop on Chewy how about supporting your favorite rescue, Kattered Tails. Just scroll to bottom on the webpage and click on Donate to a Rescue, type in Kattered Tails and you can purchase items from our wish list. You kindness is always appreciated and always helps the rescue is our mission to help save as many as we can.
November 6, 2020
Don’t forget to stop by Gordy’s Goodies in Ahwatukee on Chandler Blvd and 48th Street, Saturday November 7th from 11am-3pm for Kattered Tails adoption event. We have so many kittens looking for their forever home. And even some kittens who are available for pre-adoption. Also don’t forget Gordy’s has everything you need for your new family member to grow strong and healthy. See you there!
October 30, 2020
Meet our Handsome Hobbes! Hobbes is a very special boy, a very sweet boy and a lover once he gets to know you and learns to trust you. We and the vet office believe that he may have been abused and there was an accident that amputated his tail as you can see. You need to approach him with your palm up not down and under his chin not on his head. He does not like his tail touched. He does like to play with his toy mouse and loves the wand toys. He likes other kittens and cats. He will require a quiet home to live in (no small children). We do prefer experienced cat people, but not required. He needs lots of love and attention. It will take time with him so things will need to be on his time schedule not a humans. Patience is a virtue. Give him all of your love and he will repay you tenfold.
October 18, 2020
Meet our Beautiful and Sassy Girl Angel!She is such a great girl who has come such a long way. She came from a hoarding situation and she was very scared and very timid. She hid for about a week and then become very interested in all the comings and goings of the house. She loves to be around other cats/kittens. She lost all of her kittens who passed away sadly. Once she learns to trust you she will rubs all over your legs, will want to be petted and loved on. But however she does not liked to be picked up. Her do feel however with time and patience she will learn what it means to be loved more. She leans trust slowly, and we think she was ignored because she lived with far to many cats. We will not adopt into a home with children or dogs she will not do well, loud noise are not good for her at all. She does like other cats but slow introductions are required.
I you are interested in Angel please fill out the adoption application listed under forms on the website.
October 13 & 14, 2020
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October 5, 2020
Cassie is a super sweet girl and is just about the most beautiful Tortie girl ever! She has no Tortie-Tude here, except with other cats, so Cassie MUST be the only kitty in your life. She prefers all the love for herself. She is great with kids and loves attention. Her favorite place is sitting on a couch or chair with anyone that will sit with her. Not destructive as long as she has a good scratch post with rope. She’s fixed but still has her claws. Always been an only pet. Well behaved, never gets into things or on counters not a climber. Litter trained. Cassie will need a lower entry littler box, she kind of has the saggy belly going on, but don’t we all! Loves people, children are the best!Cassie needs to be the only cat that is the way she has always lived. In her foster homes she did not do well with other cats. She has never lived dogs before but in two foster homes she seems to just give a quick hiss and tell them to stay away.
September 28, 2020
The dignified Bagheera here. He is sitting tall and proud like the regal boy he is. He has had a bit rough the month or more. His owners father past away unexpectedly and he was unable to take his pets with him to his new home with him. So Baheera has lost his boy and his two dog friends in a month. He was very said when he realized he his boy was leaving him and he was left in a new home by himself with no one he knew. On top of that he got neutered, O’ man, right! However, with the love of his foster mom he is coming around and giving back all the love he is getting. His mom says he has come around nicely and is such a lover and loves to be petted. Bagheera is not fond of other cats. He did live with two dogs and he gets along great with the new puppers in his life. His foster mom adds the Bagheera loves full time attention and never tires of it, and he is such a lover! He is also a talker and will carry on a conversation with you when you talk with him.
September 13, 2020
On September 12th at Gordy’s Goodies we had an awesome adoption event. 10 adoptions and 2 pre-adoptions. Congratulations to all of our wonderful awesome kittens who found amazing forever homes that day. Mo who be the love of LaDonna and Pam Potter lives and a spoiled little guy. Daisy and her sister Rose will rule the house with Ronda Bradley and her awesome family and the sisters will become the princesses of the castle. Earl Grey quickly stole Laura Steggall’s heart and he quickly became the love of her life. Harper found what she has been looking for in the arms of Ed and Kristen Barnett and she quickly became daddy’s little girl, everything she has been looking to find. Merlin and Blanco became the new kinds on the block with a new Guinea Pig with Luis Marty and Thamari Soto Rivera and their son, I am sure the boys will son take over the house. We had some other adoptions that day and will add some pictures later Tigger became the little man to Kaylee Gilman and Cory Fries, he will become her little lover man. ( now pictured) Sharon Pfeifer adopted the feisty little Toph who will become the new amusement in the household and the playmate to her grand kids. Gambino was sent into his new home with the Rutan family who also moved into their new home, may you all enjoy exploring your new surrounding and setting up your new home how you like it. Pre-adoptions were Colt and Ruger two little fire ball kittens growing fast into balls of fun being adopted by Matias and Mico You new fuzz balls are growing fast…. May all of these amazing people and kittens enjoy long lives together and warm fuzzy kisses.
August 31, 2020
We would like to welcome some great kitties in the rescue that we have been working on getting on rescuing from Kingman. We were working with some wonderful ladies who do dog rescue that have been working with a cat hoarder to get cats out of her home. These are some awesome kitties the three top girls (Kona Bean, Mingle, Twiggy Lou) and are six months, Klondike is 7 months old and Angel is a 1.5 year old female. Angel is very shy but slowly learning what it means to be loved. These kitties will be available at our next adoption event at Gordy’s Goodies on September 12, 2020 (except Angel).
August 30, 2020
Yet again another great day at Gordy’s Goodies! We had 3 adoptions of our kittens this day. What a great store and great owners, Thank You again Lisa for all you do for the rescue community. Congratulations to Apollo and Miriam who found love forever! Then Mother and Daughter Arianne Bush with her other daughters fell in love with litter Sokka, Her eldest daughter Taylor King found love with little Lucy. May all of you have little kitty kisses forever and always. And thank you for saving 3 lives!
August 26, 2020
Stop by Gordy’s Goodies this Saturday August 29th from 11am -3pm for another fun day for adoptions. We will have many kittens and cats looking to find their furrever homes. Check out our adoptable page to see of the kittens and cats that will be there. Also check out Gordy’s Facebook page to see all the cool stuff they have for dogs and cats. Keep your pets healthy by shopping Gordy’s Goodies at 15425 S. 48th Street Phoenix AZ 85044 (Chandler Blvd and 48th in Ahwatukee)
August 17, 2020
We had a wonderful & fun day at Gordy’s Goodies last Saturday the 15th. What a great store and wonderful owners, truly awesome people who care about animals and what they do. We adoptions that day! Beautiful Athena went to her new home with Bernadine may they have a life willed with love together. Sonny & Cher (siblings) were adopted together by Elise Sutherland and her family (Cher found her teddy bear with Elise’s daughter) lots for fun and kitty kisses forever. Brother & Sister Tigger Toes and Sweet Spot also found love together with Lilian Kansas and her children. I have a feeling there will be tons of fun gong on in that house from now on.Congratulations to all family and Kattered Tails kittens for finding love during these crazy days we live now. A BIG THANK YOU to @Gordy’s Goodies and we will see on August 29th for another fun day of kittens and more adoptions!
August 10, 2020
On Saturday 08/08/2020 we held our first adoption event at Petco in Happy Valley. We had an exciting day. It was our first event since the end of March and we were happy to get out and about in the public again. Things were different this time! Masks were on, we observed the 6′ rule and only allowed one person at a time to come and visit with the kittens. All in all a good day. Everyone understood the rules and were happy to wait and were excited to see kittens back in the store. We can’t wait to get more events scheduled and more kittens adopted. Thank You everyone for your continued support in these difficult times. Masks on help prevent the spread so we can get back in the stores and help save more lives.
Big Congratulations to The Krantz Family and Zuko the kitten who found love at Petco during these crazy COVID times. May all of your get tons of kitten kisses and love for a lifetime. Thank You from all of us at Kattered Tails!
July 4, 2020
“HELP” Harper Find a Home!
This great girl needs to find a home that is all hers. Harper is such a great kitty! She is sweet and loving with all her little quirks. I can call her from across the house can she will come running to me. She will sit with me on the couch and watch TV or take a nap. She loves to play. The laser pointer is one of her favorite things to chase; although you can sometimes see some frustration when she can’t catch it. She came to us a 7 month old pregnant kitten who now needs her time to be the one and only in someone’s eyes. She has some allergies to litter dust and sounds stuffy sometimes (we use a special mixture our vet makes for us for her nose). We have tried a few litter with her but with other cats in the house separating Harper from everyone she just does not like. She gets along fine with everyone in my house including some older kittens. She a bit uncoordinated for a cat, a bit quirky for a cat and a little chunky around the middle but that just a bit more to love.
New Kitty of The Week!
The Beautiful Paloma! She is still looking for LOVE and her FURREVER home. She is a super sweet girl. She likes to get loved on by her humans and will come and lay in bed with you. She never had the chance to be a kitten so we feel it is her turn to get all the love there is in the world and become someones one and only. She have fond recently that she is the dominate female of the house so she would be the one who gets all of your attention. Some dogs are OK with her and some cats are OK with her. If you are looking for someone to be your one and only then look no more Paloma is right here.
June 03, 2020
Kitty of the Week is back in session!
We have a special Boy this week.
Meet Odin here! He is one handsome boy who happens to be a Black Tabby with the most dreamy eyes one cat could have. It’s like he is looking at you dreaming of sitting on the couch and getting all the love you have to give for a boy like him.
Odin was rescued by one of Kattered Tails special fosters when she saw him walking around sad and sick with a kitten collar stuck around his neck and infected and the worst ear infections you could have ever seen. As one could imagine he did want much to do with a human. She doctored him as best she could until he was taken in to be neutered. While under anesthesia we had the Vet clean his neck and take care of his terribly infected ears. After he was feeling better Odin turned into the most loving boy you have ever seen. He loves his foster mom and he lets her know it. scratches on the ears are great now and getting all the love he can get is wonderful for him now. Unfortunately poor Odin must have been beaten up by another cat pretty bad and became infected FIV. This is not a death sentence! Cats with FIV live long healthy lives and can now live with other cats research shows in peaceful households. There are also ways to protect other cats through vaccinations as well. So PLEASE don’t let a positive result of FIV scare you away from this GREAT CAT!
Just look at that great smile!
May 29, 2020
We have some more pre-adoptions we are taking on all of the above kittens. All of the kittens come pre-spoiled by our foster Amber are social and ready for a life in the lap of a new family. If you have an empty lap and see a cute face here contact us so we can get the ball moving.
Paloma and Harper are also available for immediate adoption.
Pre-adoption requires half adoption fee to hold kitten and final payment due prior to picking up kitten from foster mom. Once you are directed to foster mom she will discuss in more detail.
** Paige, Atlas and Taco are already Pre-adopted **
May 29, 2020
These sweet kittens are available for pre-adoption. They will be available in a week to go home providing everything stays the same for the Vets office. If you are interested in adopting one of these adorable and friendly cuddle babies contact us at Kattered Tails.
You provide all the love they need and an empty lap to enjoy the rest of their life. What else can one ask for.
Pre-adoption requires half adoption fee to hold kitten and final payment due prior to picking up kitten from foster mom. Once you are directed to foster mom she will discuss in more detail.
May 5, 2020
In times of uncertainty, there’s a fundamental truth that gives a hope- that together we can do extraordinary things. Whether that’s through donations to community organizations, celebrating doctors and nurses or helping neighbors, generosity has been helping the entire world get through this global pandemic. Together.
Today Kattered Tails is participating in #GivingTuesdayNow, a global day of unity. As you know , our organization rescues, spays, neuters, provides health care, food, shelter, spays feral moms for release and loving and safe homes for kittens to grow and sick cats to become healthy. We also believe that all cats even the most tattered street cat deserves to know what loves is and we want to help bring an end to needles euthanasia.
But we can not do this without you!
Not only do we need your support, we need your help to spread the word. Please tel you friends and family why you believe in our work and encourage them to support us too!
Join the movement today!
1.Donate through Facebook click the donate button.
2. Visit our website and click on the donate tab.
3.You can also visit Amazon Smile and purchase items from
our wish list.
Giving Challenge 9am-11am best donation gets to name the kitten.
Don’t forget to visit our sponsors website. Who is matching donations up to $100.
You donate $25, they donate $25.
May 4, 2020
We welcome this beautiful young mom Belle who is a Blue Domestic Short Hair Mix Breed Cat. She is a great mamma to four of the cutest little fuzz ball kittens that look like her. Check back frequently to see when these cuties will go up for pre-adoption.
May 3, 2020
April 05, 2020
Meet the Great and beautiful Odette with her five kittens and two adopted kittens. The foster cat is a foster mom. Odette was named after the swan in Swan Lake. Odette and her kittens won’t be ready for a few months. Check back often for new pictures.
April 02, 2020
Welcome this great little bunch of cuties with their mamma to the rescue. Keep an eye out they will be ready in a little over a month. We will add a picture of mom shortly.
April 01, 2020
These guy came in today looking pretty sad or mamma and sickly eye and needing a good bath from being outside.
Our foster Amber took them in gave 6 baths, cleaned 6 sets of eyes, and medication in 6 sets of eyes.
A few days later they are running around, playing, wrestling and climbing the cat trees acting like normal kittens. All are healthy and love their new mom and run to her when they hear her.
These guys will be ready in a few weeks. New pictures will be posted soon…
March 29, 2020
March 20, 2020
March 14 2020
This weeks $5 Hero Badges go to: Diane AZHawksfan, Amber Gries, and two anonymous donors. Thank You again for supporting Kattered Tails.
March 13, 2020
It’s $5 Friday at Kattered Tails.
Donate $5 to on Friday to Katterd Tails and receive a $5 Hero Badge to display on your homepage and get listed as a $5 Hero on our website weekly every time you donate on a Friday to Kattered Tails.
March 12, 2020
Meet The Kitty of The Week, Rodeo!
He is a very sweet guy who is ready to celebrate this St. Patrick’s Day with you in a new home to call his own. He is a super great senior with tons of love to give!
March 10, 2020
Gertrude, AKA Gertie is feeling Lucky and ready for Irish Kiss waiting for her forever home this St. Patrick’s Day!
March 8, 2020
Watch out Vander is felling lucky this St. Patrick’s Day and he is looking for his new furrever home.
March 5, 2020
Meet of The Kitty of The Week, Vander! Our handsome boy!
March 5, 2020
On February 21st we sadly said goodbye to our sweet boy Jarvis. After a very short fight with cancer he crossed the rainbow bridge. He was my sweet foster boy for 4 years and he came so far trusting humans again. We loved him and he will be missed. I will see you again one day.
February 27, 2020
Meet our Kitty of the Week, Little Whiskers!
February 26, 2020
Some Congratulations are in order and then some belated some congratulations as well. Cheers to Connie and Karma who found forever homes and Thank You to their new families for giving two ladies second chances.
Also big belated congratulations to Athena, Split, Angelo and Jennipurr who all recently found their Furrever homes with awesome families and we know they will be the big babies that they are.
February 24, 2020
Some new kitties coming to the Kattered Tails this week!
Meet Buttons a 7 month old female, cute and sweet as a button, Claude a 1 year old male just as handsome as could be, Maybelline a 9 month old female with beautiful facial markings and a adorable look to match, Merlin also a 9 month but a male who can cast a spell on you with just one look and Rusty a 1.5 year old male who will just melt your heart. I mean look at that face!
All of these beautiful kitties will be available for adoption this Saturday February 29th at Petco in Gilbert on E. Warner & Val Vista Rds from 11-3.
February 21, 2020
Meet Thee Kitty of The Week “GLORIA”! Click on the adoptable tab to read her bio, she has a great story, and is looking for the storybook ending!
February 5, 2020
Some new cats are coming to the rescue this week for adoption! Vander is a 4 year old loving male, Rodeo an approximately 5.5 year old male who acts like a 5 month old and last but not least house mates Gertrude (Gert) & Concetta (Connie), two 4 year old ladies (a bit leary of camera our Gert) (Connie got hair cut because she was matted) who’s owner was unable to continue to care for them. They have all come to Kattered Tails looking for new beginnings and we will give them everything they need to find one.
Come and meet them at Petco this Saturday on Warner and Val Vista in Gilbert.
February 3, 2020
This the new girl to the rescue who right now we are calling Mamma. She is one beautiful lady! She was rescued by a wonderful gentleman who cared for her and her kittens. Mamma is currently with one of our fosters who is working with her because she is a but shy still. She is coming around and will make someone a wonderful cat when she is ready for adoption. Mamma has had all of her Vet work done and is clear for adoption. As soon as our foster feels she is ready we will be looking for the perfect fit for Mamma only. Check back for updates.
January 28, 2020
Some new kitties are coming to Kattered Tails this week. They will be available for adoption the Saturday February 1, 2020.
Meet Belle a 5 year old female, Coco a 10 month old female and Cuddles a 1 year old male. There is also Hudson a 6 month old male grey and black tabby with the most beautiful orange eyes and Agatha Christie a 5 year old beautiful black cat lady with serene green eyes, boy the stories she can tell you!
All beautiful cats and ready to find their forever homes this week!
January 27, 2020
Meet Loki he came into the rescue a few weeks back very scared and maybe even semi-feral. He was washed out of a tree during a rain storm. He is the brother of Jett and Ambrose but he could not be found at the time. With the wonderful work of our fosters Amber and Clifford he is coming around and will ready for adoption shortly. He is already neutered, has his shots and tested. Stay tuned for more information on Loki.
He is a handsome boy!
January 22, 2020
Calling all cat lovers; foster homes needed!
January 11, 2020
We welcome two great brothers in the rescue Peter & Roarie. Peter is a handsome Lilac Point Siamese and Roarie is a cute Flame Point Siamese. These two lost their owner after she passed away and a very nice neighbor took them in short term and they were able to come to Kattered Tails through a sister rescue.
Peter and Roarie are young at only just over 6.5 years old, big boys they are. Not small kitties by any means. Both are super loving cats, love attention, sleep in bed with you and with you on the cough while you watch some TV. Peter is the larger and Roarie the talker and leader of the two. They have been together all along and will need to stay together through the adoption process. We say twice the love!
They will be ready shortly for adoption. On their medical clearance exam for adoption on January 10th we found they each need a tooth pulled and this needs taken care of first. We only adopt out healthy cats who are ready for adoption. Check back shortly for these great boys.
January 11, 2020
Congratulations to some one AWESOME cat Sunny, who became a mom extremely young and now today was her day. She was adopted by the best couple a kitty could ask for. She will be the Princess of her new home.
Also congrats to Ambrose and Jett to fuzziest little fur ball kittens and the cutest. You will be spoiled rotten in your new homes for sure. Your foster mom will miss your for sure.
January 04, 2020
Great adoption day for all cats and kittens adopted from Kattered Tails 01/04/2020 Congratulations to Floof, Bart, Daisy, Toulouse, Maryann & Ginger (sisters staying together) and Zander & Oreo (brothers staying together).
December 25, 2019
Merry Christmas to everyone and may you have a wonderful new year.
December 21, 2019
Some Kattered Tails kitted are Home For The Holiday!
A big thank you for making them a part of your holidays.
November 28, 2019
Happy Turkey from Kattered Tails!
November 1, 2019
Meet the newest little bundles to Kattered Tails. These are sweet little kittens who were bottle feed due to the loss of their mom. They are in a foster home now and will be ready for adoption before the Holidays. These great kittens won’t last long.
From Left to Right – Catsidy, Clawdia & Catillac.
October 19, 2019
We have also opened up to pictures to included your doggies as well.
Some of our Kitties will be all dressed up in their Halloween Best!
We will be hanging up all pictures brought in that day! Don’t forget to bring yours in October 26,2019 between 11am-3pm for your Trick or Treat Bags!
We are asking for donations that day as well to help us prepare for the upcoming Holidays and the kitties in the Rescue.
September 30, 2019
Stop for a meet and greet with your BEST FRIEND! We are so happy to be Partners with Petco Foundation working together to save homeless cats & kittens.
Petco 1415 West Warner Road Gilbert, AZ 85296 ( Located in Val Vista Towne Center)
September 10, 2019
Want to join a team of extraordinary people who care for the needy cats of Arizona? Then join the team of Kattered Tails. We are looking for dedicated individuals who are willing to foster and volunteer with us. All of our fosters work together to get the job done. Can’t make it to adoptions, no problem, we all help. We provide feed and medical to all of our cats and kittens. If interested go to the Foster/Volunteer tab (hover it) under forms fill out the foster and volunteer application. Send to us and will be contact you. You could also just call the rescue hotline 480-382-5289. Thanks and Have Purrfect Day!
August 30, 2019
Well are jumping for joy here at Kattered Tails. The paper came from the IRS and we are officially recognized now as a 501 (c)3 non-profit effected date of July 23, 2019. We were already recognized by The State of Arizona as a non-profit since July. So let the kitties jump for joy.
August 29, 2019
Stop by and meet all the kittens, kittens and more kittens….
August 27, 2019
Joan Jett (available this Saturday) and the New Black Hearts are ready for adoption. Message us for a meet and greet. You can also view more images of them on Petfinder and find more information under adoptable tab.
These babies are all ready for adoption. Just message us so we can arrange a meet and greet. You can also get more information on these cuties under our adoptable page and on our Petfinder page. Thank you for your support.
Left to Right – Iceman, Jacuzzi, Beatrix & Rachael
August, 26, 2019
Welcome these cute little bundles of joy to Kattered Tails. They were rescued off of the E-List last week. They are small for their age and need a lot of TLC. Their foster Mom & Dad are making sure they get what they need to become happy, healthy, well socialized kittens but most of all they are getting all the LOVE little ones need.
From left to right: Row #1 – Stash, Callie, Torrie Row #2 – Vincent, Yeti, Kyla
August 19, 2019
Tractor Supply will end their month long celebration of “Out Here With Animals” with the Main Event of Adoptions all day Saturday. Come by and meet kittens, kittens, and more kittens. There will also be dog adoptions so stop on by and meet your new best friends.
August 13, 2019
On August 17th we will be at Tractor Supply from 11am-3pm
On August 24th we will begin at 10am-undetermined time.
August 1, 2019
Welcome Joan Jett and her kittens – Bowie (tuxedo boy), Fiona Apple (grey tabby girl) and Jovi and Jagger (white & tabby boys).
They were rescued by a wonderful couple who found Joan and her kittens dumped on a neighborhood green belt. Thank You Jan and Ron for saving their lives on these hot Arizona days.
Joan Jett is a sweet girl, a baby herself, a talker and singer to her kittens and loves being loved on herself. The kittens are full of energy and playful little lovers.
Good news this week. On July 30, 2019 we were recognized by Arizona as an official incorporated non-profit. As of Thursday August 1st all official IRS 1023 EZ 501)c)(3) paperwork has been filed. We will receive final notice within 2-4 weeks. Stay posted for more information.
Kattered Tails is a recently formed rescued in Chandler, in the wonderful state of Arizona in The Valley of the Sun. We are an enthusiastic group of rescuers who have over 20+ years of experience in both cat and dog rescue. We are committed to helping even the most tattered cats and kittens gain full health and vigor so they are able to be adopted into a home and family that is well suited to their needs not the needs of the humans. Helping cats and kittens find their FURREVER homes is a priority for us.
We also hold a firm belief in the need for spaying and neutering in the communities in which we rescue. All cats and kittens rescued and adopted through Kattered Tails will be spayed and neutered prior to adoption, no exceptions. We also believe that educating the public is key to controlling overpopulation and helping to bring an end to needless euthanasia.
We have received out EIN# from the IRS and our paperwork has been submitted to The Arizona Corporate Commission to become an incorporated non-profit in the state of Arizona.
Our accountant has also started all paperwork to get our approval from the federal government to receive our approval as a 501 (c)(3). We will keep you updated under this section of our website.
Thank You for supporting Kattered Tails.