Babette’s Story

Babette has perfected many skills: being adorable and sweet, making kitty burritos, purring as loudly as possible… And now, finding a furr-ever home! Babette came to the Pacific NW from California—Long Beach to be exact—in search of her time to shine with a family of her own. Not a lot was known about Babette before […]

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Seeking Board and Committee Members

SAFe Rescue is looking for new members to join the Board of Directors or to serve on special committees to help guide our growth and save more cats! Volunteers are key to every aspect of the rescue’s work. From taking care of essential daily operations like keeping bowls full and helping adopters find new family […]

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A Fixable Problem: Mouse’s Story

Mouse began her life in Eastern WA, fending for herself while living outside near a trailer park. Despite this rough start, she grew up friendly and trusting. When Mouse was a few months old, a Good Samaritan found her and sent her to Seattle Area Feline Rescue for a second chance. It didn’t seem like […]

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GiveBIG for Cats

Homeless felines need our help!  On May 9th, SAFe Rescue will participate in GiveBIG, a 24-hour online giving event to raise funds for local nonprofit organizations. GiveBIG is a critical, life-saving day for the rescue cats and kittens. The kitties who are here at SAFe Rescue now—and many more who will need our help during […]

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Why License Your Cat

Steps to kitty ownership: Get supplies, choose a kitty (That’s the most fun, if you ask us!), take kitty home, give kitty food and cuddles, establish care at a vet, and. . . License your cat with the city or county? You read that last step right! Your furry friend needs a license. Not a driver’s […]

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Wendy

Where can a homeless, itchy, senior kitty have a second chance at finding a home in Seattle? At Seattle Area Feline Rescue, of course! Wendy fits that bill exactly: at 10 years old she was brought to another local shelter as a stray after fending for herself along Lake City Way. She was experiencing discomfort […]

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Help Needed!

Do you love helping both kitties and people? Do you have customer service, retail, front counter, or sales experience? If so, then we have the PURR-fect volunteer position for you! Seattle Area Feline Rescue is urgently seeking volunteers to run the front desk of the busy Adoption Center. Yours will be the first friendly smile […]

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Paws up for Paperless Adoptions!

If you’ve been to the Adoption Center lately, you may have noticed a change in our office area: where there used to be only two large desks, you can now see four shiny new standing workstations with stools. This office re-design has a very special purpose: we’re going paperless!  Paperless adoptions are certainly more efficient: […]

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Farley Finnagan

On a recent outing, a local hiker was surprised to see an animal in a rest area that wasn’t part of the wildlife: a fluffy orange cat. When she got closer, she discovered the poor kitty was friendly. She also saw a large tumor on his leg. Knowing he wouldn’t survive in the wild, the […]

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Greek Kitties: The Sequel

A Big Fat Greek Happily Ever After… Do you remember back in December when we told you the story of two blind Greek kittens? Their American dream came true when a dedicated volunteers Shanna and Eric found them while vacationing in Greece. Shanna eventually went back to Greece to collect them and managed to transport them […]

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