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Domestic Short Hair (short coat)  : :  Male (neutered)  : :  Young  : :  Medium

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About Salem

  • Status: Available for Adoption (adoption info)
  • Species: Cat
  • General Color: Black
  • Ear Type: Natural/Uncropped
  • Tail Type: Long
  • Fence Required: No
  • Declawed: No
  • Housetrained: Yes
  • Exercise Needs: Moderate
  • Grooming Needs: Low
  • Shedding Amount: Moderate
  • Owner Experience Needed: Species
  • Reaction to New People: Friendly

Meet Salem, a truly special and lovable cat who has been overlooked due to unfounded superstitions. Despite being the last of his litter and the only black kitten, Salem is a good boy with a heart full of playful energy and affection.

Salem's goofy and friendly nature extends to people, cats, and dogs alike, making him a delightful addition to any home. His uniqueness, both in color and personality, sets him apart as a one-of-a-kind companion. If you're searching for a loving and playful feline friend, Salem is eagerly awaiting the chance to bring joy and companionship into your home. Let's dispel superstitions and open our hearts to this charming black cat looking for his forever family.

Salem is fully vetted, He has been neutered, dewormed, vaccinated (age appropriate), microchipped, and is FIV/FELV negative.

His adoption donation is $175.00. He is on the hunt for his own completely committed family, Cats can live to be 25 years old so he wants to be sure all applicants will stick with him for better or for worse!

We adopt in the local Chicago metro area. We require home visits, If you would like to apply to be considered as an adoption candidate to adopt Salem please fill out an application for adoption on our website at:

The application is geared toward dogs, just answer accordingly.

We are all volunteers with full-time jobs. We try to get back to all applicants within 72 hours. If you have any questions please feel free to reach out to us at:

If you aren't looking to adopt but still would like to help Salem, please consider a donation for his food, housing, and veterinary care. To donate, please visit:

More about Salem

Good with Dogs, Good with Cats, Good with Kids, Good with Adults, Somewhat vocal, Does not require a yard, Likes to play with toys, Likes to be in your lap, Playful, Affectionate, Eager To Please, Intelligent, Gentle, Goofy

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