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Asia is our most laid back cat!

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015


Asia 1

Asia is one of our most laid back cats!!! She just loves to hang out in her bed at West Side Cats?! She was born on 2/25/2010 so she just recently turned five. Asia has so much love to give someone! Are you that special someone? You can come see Asia anytime from 2 – 6 P.M. Tuesday through Saturday here at West Side Cats. We are located at 2217 Mahoning Avenue in Youngstown, Ohio. Please come check us out and see for yourself! This fantastic group of volunteers does such an amazing job at this Adoption and Rescue No-Kill Shelter! Thank you for everything that you do!

Please come visit us!!!

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

Just a couple of photos I took of the kitties at West Side Cats?! Please come and visit us soon! I’m sure you can find a Furever friend!

Two Black Cats

Three Black Cats


Tuesday, May 5th, 2015


Sandy 2

Sandy says Hi from West Side Cats! As you can see Sandy is a male black long haired kitty who was found wandering around a neighborhood all alone. A wonderful person brought him in and most likely saved his life! Sandy’s birthdate is 1/1/12. He is very loving and loves to be petted! Every time I enter the room he is in, he runs right to me and is a camera hound! Sandy would love and deserves a forever home! Give us a call or stop by and visit soon as I’m sure Sandy will be scooped up in no time!


Tuesday, May 5th, 2015


Spookie (2)

This is our little Spookie! She was found just roaming around in a church parking lot in Girard. Her birthdate is 7/1/14 so she is still pretty young. She has now transferred over to Pet Smart in Niles if you would like to see her! She is very affectionate and would add love to your family!

Lucy, Sandy and Sammie

Sunday, April 26th, 2015


Here I am with my Feline friends – Lucy is over on the left, Sandy is the long haired black kitty and Sammie is the Black and White guy to my right! I love them all! They are available for adoption! Come visit and see them!



Tuesday, April 21st, 2015


Putting up Little Lucy’s photo again! Lucy is a little Female DSH Black kitty. Her birthdate is 7/14. Lucy was living on someone’s porch in an insulated box and being fed. Thank you for taking care of this little one. Lucy is very energetic and will keep you very busy! Won’t someone come give Lucy a new family very soon? Kisses, hugs and purrs from Lucy!


Monday, April 13th, 2015

Midnight wandered into his neighbors house after his owner put him out. How despicable is that! Midnight is such a good cat! He is a DSH Black kitty and his birthdate is 12/1/2012. He looks kind of sad in these photos but he seems happy at the shelter. I really hope that someone will come in and take him to a wonderful furever home! He deserves that so much! He is very lovable and loves to be petted! Come take a chance on Midnight! Please!




Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Bandit is a Male DMH Special Needs Cat who will make a wonderful Senior Companion! His birthdate is 1/1/2007. He is a very loving and caring cat! I encourage you to come visit Bandit at the West Side Cats! Just ask for him by name! You will definitely fall head over heels in love with him as I have!




Wednesday, March 25th, 2015
I am Lucy!

I am Lucy!

When I came to the shelter I was living on someone’s porch.  They were feeding me but I didn’t like my situation very much.  Now I am at the West Side Cats shelter and would like you to bring me home!  Please come visit me.  I am a very special kitty!


Friday, May 24th, 2013

Mikko is a shiny black kitty with stunning green eyes.  She was rescued from a flooded rescue in Chicago.  She is a love that likes to wind around your legs and be petted.  She has lovely eyes and is just so cute.  Come and meet her at the shelter.

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Come see us at PetSmart in Niles on Saturday 5/16 where they are holding a National Adoption Weekend.


Visit our adoptable cats and kittens at Petco during store hours. Petco is located at:

317 Boardman Poland Road, Boardman, OH 44512


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5812 Youngstown Warren Rd, Niles, OH 44446

Our volunteer is there from 9-11am and 6-8pm.

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