A pair of kittens will make the perfect pets

Voices | ADOPT ME! Nov 29, 2020

A pair of kittens will make the perfect pets

Double double, no trouble: When a woman in Shiga Prefecture found 10 cats in a park, she contacted ARK and together they were successful in helping the litter. Two of those are black beauties that we're featuring in Adopt Me! this week. Born in July, ...

You simply can't get enough of this Yokan

Our Lives | ADOPT ME! Nov 16, 2020

You simply can't get enough of this Yokan

There's a very sweet Japanese dessert called yōkan that's delicious, but can take some getting used to. Our Yokan, however, may just be the sweetest cat you’ve ever met and he is irresistible from the get-go. Yokan was born in 2012, and though he was ...

A cutie of a kitten for that special person

Our Lives | ADOPT ME! Oct 19, 2020

A cutie of a kitten for that special person

Choco is new to the world, about 3 months new. And, incredible though it may seem, he was already spotted by a scout who knew talent the moment he saw it. Choco was one of the few kittens rescued by a baseball coach from among ...

A classy cat with a nose for food and fun

Our Lives | ADOPT ME! Sep 28, 2020

A classy cat with a nose for food and fun

Botamochi came to ARK only a few months ago, after his owner unfortunately had to be hospitalized. The 9-year-old handsomely marked male is taking the upheaval in stride. The change has got to be stressful for him, but he’s doing a good job handling it ...

Ran is ready to find a place to settle down

Our Lives | ADOPT ME! Aug 31, 2020

Ran is ready to find a place to settle down

Ran, likely born to a stray, came to ARK as a kitten three years ago along with her two siblings. Timid — or perhaps more accurately, wary — Ran is still not sure about people. Though she’ll show her charming, happy side to the shelter ...

There's more than one way to a cat's heart

Our Lives | ADOPT ME! Aug 10, 2020

There's more than one way to a cat's heart

This gorgeous green-eyed fellow’s name is Mitsuo. He was rescued as one of eight kittens back in 2017 and though his kind rescuer was able to find homes for his seven siblings, Mitsuo was the odd one out. He came to ARK, which is, or ...

Odairi is hoping for a pal to hang with

Our Lives | ADOPT ME! Jun 29, 2020

Odairi is hoping for a pal to hang with

Odairi is a lovable tabby who had to be given up when his owner became ill. A "dignified and mature cat" at 12 years old, Odairi is currently in foster care and, after losing his best feline friend, is in serious need of some ...

A shy cat who's worth getting to know

Our Lives | ADOPT ME! May 18, 2020

A shy cat who's worth getting to know

Ten-year-old Namuru came to ARK many years ago as one of six cats taken in when their owner became ill. Namuru is much like the shy girl at a school dance, a flower, but, yes, standing by the wall. Even after all these years, or ...