Adopt a Cat

Adopting a cat from MARS

Find the purr-fect companion by adopting a cat from MARS. When you adopt a rescue cat from MARS you know that you have saved the life of an animal who will love you unconditionally. All necessary Vet work is provided so you can know that your new friend will be healthy and happy.

View all the cats that are waiting for adoption below, if you would like to know more about a particular cat please contact the carer direct on the number provided. You will be able to arrange a viewing time and you are under no obligation to adopt after a viewing so please feel free to meet as many foster dogs as you like. 

The Adoption Process

When you have found the cat that is right for you, provide your contact details to the carer and they will forward them to our cat coordinator who will get in touch to start finalising the adoption process.

This will involve emailing you all the appropriate adoption paperwork and payment. Before finalising the adoption and the cat leaving MARS care, council registration must be obtained and the registration tag number provided to the cat coordinator.

Current Adoption Fees

Our cat adoption fees are inclusive of vaccinations up to date of adoption, microchipping, desexing, worming & health check.

  • Males: $195
  • Females: $210

Please note council registration costs is in addition to the adoption fees and paid directly to Mackay Regional Council.

 Things to consider before adopting a cat from MARS

Adding a new member to your family is a big commitment and we encourage all potential adopters to think about the type of animal best suited to your lifestyle before viewings.

  • Would a kitten or an older cat be more suited to your lifestyle?
  • Can you commit to additional costs for yearly vaccinations and vet visits?
  • If renting, have you obtained permission from real estate/landlord to have a cat?

Questions?

If you have any questions about the process of adopting a cat contact us now, you new best friend could be waiting.

  • Alfie

    Domestic Short Hair
    13 Weeks Old
    Male

    Super Playful!

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  • Annie

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    approx. 2 years

    Annie is very affectionate and loves company

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  • Bonnie

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    1 Year Old

    Really shy girl but once I get to know you I’m super cuddly and affectionate.

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  • Brodie

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    14 Weeks Old

    Sweet & Smoochy!

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  • Bubbles

    Domestic Short Hair
    3 years, Female

    A very cuddly and friendly cat who loves attention and gets along
    with other cats, dogs and children very well.

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  • Cheeto

    Domestic Short Haired
    7 months old, Male

    I am a gentle cat and like to take things easy and be a well behaved kitten. My hobby is climbing to the top of the tall scratchy pole.

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  • Cora

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    12 Weeks Old

    Loves to chase the ball of string!

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  • Flint

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    10 Weeks Old

    Crazy fun guy

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  • Gizmo

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    6 Months Old

    Beautiful Ginger!

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  • Godiva

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    12 Weeks Old

    Super Bouncy & Loves to play!

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  • Hagrid

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    12 Weeks Old

    Sweet & mischievous

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  • Hershey

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    12 Weeks Old

    Very relaxed little guy

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  • Keema

    Domestic Short Hair
    5 weeks
    Female

    Keema is one playful little girl

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  • Lilly

    Domestic Short Hair
    2 Year Old
    Female

    Very relaxed kitty!

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  • Marella

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    11 Weeks Old

    Spunky little ginger!

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  • Mason

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    14 weeks old

    Loudest purrer of the litter

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  • Midnight

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    16 Weeks Old

    Handsome Young Man

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  • Mumma

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    Approx 2 Years

    Sweet mumma cat

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  • Nicky

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    12 Weeks Old

    The sweetest young man.

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  • Mulan

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    Approx 1 Year

    Soon to be retired mum

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  • Pandora

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    12 months

    Pandora's favourite thing to do is follow her humans around the house.

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  • Raffie

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    14 Weeks Old

    Sweetest little girl

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  • Regal

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    5 Years Old

    Relaxed as can be

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  • Robbo

    Domestic Short Hair
    13 Weeks Old
    Male

    Boisterous & Playful

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  • Roti

    Domestic Short Hair
    5 weeks
    Male

    Roti loves his family

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  • Serene

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    1 Year Old

    Calm & Gentle

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  • Sirius

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    12 Weeks Old

    Super Playful

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  • Sylvester

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    2 Years Old

    Charming Young Man

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  • Tikka

    Domestic Short Hair
    5 weeks
    Female

    Tikka may be small but she is mighty

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  • Tinsel

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    7 Months Old

    Sweet & Affectionate

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  • Todd

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    11 weeks

    Todd may be small but makes up for it in personality

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  • Trinity

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female - 20 months

    Trinity loves to run and play and gets along well with other cats.

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  • Vinnie

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    9 weeks

    Vinnie loves cuddles and is a real purr machine

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  • Willie

    Domestic Short Hair
    7 months - Male

    Willie loves to play and sleep in boxes.. any boxes big or small!!

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