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Pet of the Week: Tilly PDF Print Email


By Allison Roesser

Mar. 14, 2018:  As I walked into the Yonkers Animal Shelter this week, I asked the manager if they had a really wonderful cat that needed a good home. Immediately and without hesitation, she told me about Tilly. 

Tilly is a young female medium-sized domestic shorthair tabby. A Good Samaritan found her on a local street, tucked away trying to protect her newborn kitten from the cold. She was brought to the shelter, where they were both fully vetted and given food and comfort.  

Tilly is friendly, sweet, and docile. She loves to be petted behind the ears and hasn’t shown any signs of aggression. When placed in a room with many other cats, she kept to herself but curiously watched everything going on around her.  

She is smart and intuitive and she will be nice to anyone who is nice to her. Tilly has been spayed, microchipped, and vaccinated. She is ready and excited to find her forever home.  

The shelter is located at 1000 Ridge Hill Boulevard in Yonkers. They are open seven days a week from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. 

Tilly’s ID number is 12282017-2 and her adoption donation is $65. For more information about her, please call 914-377-6730 or email  CLOAKING .


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