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Jun 29, 2017 (Thursday)
Libertyville's Farmer's Market Meet and Greet
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Meet and Greet at Mischief's Brewing
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New Volunteer Orientation
Jul 06, 2017 (Thursday)
Libertyville Farmer's Market Meet and Greet
Jul 09, 2017 (Sunday)
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Hamster 3

Hamster 3 Needs a Home

  This Siberian hamster is very sweet and friendly. She is a baby hamster and has been socialized. ... [more] View All Adoptable Animals

Support Anti-Tethering Bill

As most of you know our investigators have been in the front lines of saving dogs from a life of being tethered. Just look at the photo of Clark.... [more] View All Journal Entries

Amelia Helps At Woofstock

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Latest Blog Entries

Jun 02, 2017
Willow in Need of Medical Assistance
Mar 24, 2017
Mouse's - Emergency Care
Mar 13, 2017
Petey's Sinus Condition
Feb 08, 2017
Casey Needs Medical Help
Jan 08, 2017
Mouse's Ongoing Care
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The Pets

Kimmie is looking for a foster home until a forever home can be found.
Learn more about fosteringContact us about fostering Kimmie

"I'm Available for Adoption"


~ 11 years
DSH-Tabby/Calico Mix
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More about Kimmie

Kimmie, a sweet and friendly two-year-old kitty was rescued as a pregnant stray. She tested positive for FIV, the disease equivalent to human HIV. Now, that doesn't mean she's contagious to humans or dogs, just cats by bodily fluids. Kimmie can live a long and healthy life as long as she gets good food and regular standard medical care.

Kimmie's kittens tested negative for FIV (we sighed with relief) and after eight weeks of excellent care by Kimmie, they were adopted to new families. But nobody adopted poor Kimmie.

We won't give up on Kimmie just because she has FIV. She is so very sweet and deserves a happy life. She is used to dogs and kids so really any family without another cat would be long as she was loved and well cared for.

Update: 4/12/09
Here's what what Kimmie's foster mom has to say: She's been a little angel, and she is very playful. She loves to chase things and does some of the most wonderful somersaults while she plays.
She is a bit shy when someone new comes over but warms up quickly.

UPDATE 6-10-09 Kimmie still waits for a family to call her own. She is so friendly and playful. Won't you consider this adorable kitty?

UPDATE 10-20-09 Kimmie moved to a new foster home where she is getting settled. She prefers to stay in one room but when people come in the room she is very affectionate.

UPDATE 1-2-11  Kimmie has moved twice since the last update.  She is now living in AEAR offices.  Photo is of her on the printer.  She is very friendly, dog savvy and ready to find a home.

9-11-11  Kimmie is now officially a long term resident.  She is living in AEAR offices and is content enough.  BUT it would be so much nicer for her if she has a home of her own.

Want to meet Kimmie? The first step is to fill out an Adoption Application. Learn more about our Adoption Process. The adoption donation for Kimmie is $100. For details about our adoption donation, read The Cost of Adoption.

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