Tabby and white short hair cat looking directly at camera

Hi everyone, my name is Maggie May

I am a quirky, slightly older lady looking for a loving home, preferably with no young children or other animals as I do have a cheeky, somewhat feisty side.

I may take a little time to get acquainted with my new surroundings, but once I am settled you will see just how loving I am. I would love a quiet home with a big scratch post positioned next to a window as I love to look at the outside world. My inner kitten comes out when I’m given toys and activities.

I was surrendered through no fault of my own, sadly my previous carer had to go into permanent care.

Please complete an online expression of interest form if you think I could fit into you family, I am ready to start my new life!


Adopting an animal

Adopting an animal is a rewarding experience that will last a lifetime. But before you adopt a pet please take some time to consider the commitment you are about to make. Sometimes the excitement of pet ownership can overshadow factors that should be considered before adoption.

Adopting a shelter pet is a lifelong decision that will have a major impact to your normal, everyday life. Please remember that a cat or dog can live for up to 20 years and they will rely only on you for their wellbeing for their entire life.

  • Do I have time to exercise the dog every day?
  • Do I have time for puppy pre-school and time to socialise a puppy?
  • Do I have at least an hour every day to spend with my cat?
  • Do I have time for obedience training?
  • If renting, does the landlord permit pets?
  • Is the backyard big enough and is the fencing secure?
  • Does the whole family want a pet?
  • Will the pet be allowed inside?
  • Will I have to move interstate or overseas in the foreseeable future?
  • Will I have to move to another rental property where the landlord may not allow pets.

Pets are a lifelong monetary commitment, you will need to factor in:

  • Weekly animal food bills and necessities
  • Yearly council registration
  • Monthly medications like heart worm/intestinal worm and flea treatments
  • Annual vet visits for vaccinations and check ups
  • Unexpected vet bills due to accidents or medical conditions
  • Ongoing grooming
  • Boarding fees for human holidays
  • Enrichment like training, toys etc