Now Available for Adoption
Our Mission- to improve the lives of cats through humane care, spay/neuter, adoptions, education and support services.
Welcome to the online home of Sheltering Hands, Inc.
We are delighted that you have stopped by to visit with us, and we hope that you will come back often.
Sheltering Hands is a volunteer organization that cares for and works to place cats in loving homes. A primary focus is on pet adoptions that take place 5 days a week at the PetSmart in Ocala. We also focus on caring for cats with specials needs who are already placed and providing resources that everyone can use to care for a cat. Our Community Cats program is our highly successful work to provide compassionate, effective services for the many non-owned cats in our community.
If you are looking to add a feline member to your home, we have many wonderful cats to choose from. In addition to the cats we have at PetSmart, we also have other cats available who are being fostered in local homes. Please ask if you are looking for a specific type of cat. For the most current listing of our adoptable cats, please check us out on PetFinder
We Are Here to Help
Please note our correct phone number is (352) 840-0663. To help us get you to the right person, we have a redirect system. Please check the options below to find the one that best meets your needs.
For adoptions- Press 1
For our Community Cats Program/TNR – Press 2
For our low cost spay/neuter program- Press 3
For post adoption or post surgical medical concerns or for inquiries about a microchipped lost or found cat- Press 4
For volunteer or membership inquiries- Press 5
For donations and all other needs- Press 6
If we are not able to take your call, please leave a message and we will get back with you as soon as possible.
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