Author Archives: sjbennett

Popeye

Born in September of 2012, Popeye’s a character. Surrendered to The Ark because he was playing too wildly with the young children in his household, Popeye’s just one of those cats with a one-of-a-kind personality. A sweetie as well, Popeye … Continue reading



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Behati

Born in March of 2012, Beahti is an orange Tabby with burnt-orange eyes and matching coat. Often keeping to herself or snuggling with one of her cat buddies, Behati’s yearning for a quiet, homey environment where she can settle down … Continue reading



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Wesley

Wesley is a shorthaired male born sometime in July of 2010. When you first enter the community cat room, Wesley jumps up on the catwalk to quietly observe you from above. Long and lean like a panther with hypnotic orange … Continue reading



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Mittens

My name is Mittens and I was born sometime in August of 2012. A kind woman took me in, but she has since gone away. One day I was happy living in her home, and the next day I was … Continue reading



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Sissy

Sissy is a sleek, young spitfire. Born in August of 2013, Sissy will keep you entertained for hours with her kitty antics—batting balls, toys, and sparking up spirited games of hide-and-seek. Sissy is so super soft and silky you won’t … Continue reading



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Casper

An affectionate, handsome male born in April of 2012, Casper will follow you around like a shadow, always keeping an eye on what you will do next. A smart, curious, active cat and a great guy to have around, Casper … Continue reading



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Mamma Cass

Born in January of 2009, Mama Cass is a gorgeous tabby with glacial-green eyes and groovy mackerel swirls. Mama came to us almost two years ago with a litter of kittens. The kittens have long since been adopted, but Mama … Continue reading



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Iggy

Born in the wild in May of 2010, Iggy is a beautiful male with dynamic green eyes and cool “mitten” paws. Very happy with his inside accommodations, he is often found snuggling with the other shelter cats or peeking out … Continue reading



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Klein

Klein is a shorthaired boy born in June of 2013. A kitten through and through, he is playful, curious, fun loving, happy, and always looking for a new adventure! He really enjoys being around people, loves other cats, and is … Continue reading



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Snowy

Snowy is a four-year-old, mild-mannered gentleman with one blue eye and the other green. Snowy was raised in a quiet, peaceful environment, and carries himself in that way. His sleek and composed character would be a compliment to any refined … Continue reading



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Aurora

Aurora is a gorgeous, wild-looking Maine Coon mix. Born in November of 2011, she was found fending for herself outdoors with no place to call home. The staff has fallen in love with her elegance, beauty, and inquisitive nature. She’s … Continue reading



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Mia

Mia is a pretty, black Siamese mix born in 2006. Once she’s comfortable in her surroundings, Mia’s personality warms up with grace and charm. She’s also very playful, often engaging the other cats in a game of chase. This small, … Continue reading



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Toby

Toby is a very cute, uniquely colored, seven-month-old shorthaired male. Born in February of 2012, Toby is a bit shy, often finding little nooks in his community room to hide. He gets along great with the other cats but still … Continue reading



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Phoenix

Born in June of 2011, Phoenix is a sweet, majestic cat who mixes nicely with other felines. A bit shy with first encounters, you may hear her lovely meow before actually seeing her. She told us that she hopes to … Continue reading



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Sir Lancelot

Meet Sir Lancelot, a one-year-old male with a charming personality. Very curious and outgoing, he eagerly welcomes every visitor that comes through the door. Lance is also very playful, easily compatible with other cats, and thoroughly enjoys being groomed. Your … Continue reading



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Lollie

It appears that Lollie is very happy in her new home. Here she is on her first boat ride.  As you can see by the photos she approves  whole-heartedly, this is the best, ever!  Lollie spent several months in a … Continue reading



Posted in Dogs, Happy Tails, Succesful Dog Adoptions

Louisa

A larger-than-life personality, Louisa is a two-year-old Chihuahua who arrived at the Shelter in need of some work. Her prior home life offered her no proper training or socialization, so she will require some patience initially. Once she gets to … Continue reading



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Peaches

Born in July of 2012, Peaches is a super sweet Terrier mix with a beautiful sleek coat and golden-green eyes. A fast learner, she is progressing very nicely with her house and leash training, as well as her recall skills. … Continue reading



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Bay Ridge Pre-K Brings Gifts

The Bay Ridge Elementary School Pre K class came to visit The Ark, and brought gifts for the pets and the shelter. Items included dog and cat toys, dog and cat treats, paper towels, plastic buckets, and cat litter. Barbara … Continue reading



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Birthday Girl Shares with The Ark

Bayleigh Alley had her 8th birthday party at Jonesport Elementary School. Instead of presents for her, she asked for donations for The Ark. She came in to drop off her donations and to visit with the cats. Her bounty included … Continue reading



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