BIRDIE

Birdy 104

A BIRDIE IN THE HAND ALWAYS MAKES US SMILE!

THE BASICS:

  • DSH- Sleek black and white coat.   White legs, chest and belly area.  Black saddle, tail and cap.
  • ADULT MALE; Est DOB: April 2016
  • ARRIVAL: November 9, 2018
  • HISTORY:  Birdie found himself in need of a new home when he was no longer getting along with the other cats in his home.  When welcomed him to our Sanctuary when space became available.

Did the name Birdie come first or did the cat tree? Ahh, that is the big question for which no one really seems to have an answer.    Our good friend Birdie is almost perpetually hanging out in the top of the cat tree to the left of the door as you exit to his patio area.  A Bird in a tree, right?   To the left of him,  you are likely to find his sweet, quiet confidant Willow, the tabby cat.  Birdie will happily give you head butts and then gracefully hop on down to sashay figure 8’s in between and around your legs.   He enjoys laps,  being held and loved on BUT the key is that he needs to know you!  Staff and longer term volunteers gush about how fabulously loving and affectionate Birdie is.  He has quite the fan club of admirers!  He really does love his people, but he needs a bit of time to get to know you.   Birdie has done well with the other cats in his room but does not seek them out per say and can act as a bit of loner around most of them.   He quietly goes about his daily business and slowly builds his fan base hoping soon to find that one person who wishes to be his new, full time friend.