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.

  • Ash

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    1 Year Old

    Quite a cuddly cat!

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  • Astra

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    8 Weeks Old

    Sweet, well behaved little girl

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  • Bella

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    8 Weeks Old

    Bursting with energy

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  • Brandt

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    6 Weeks Old

    Very chatty little guy!

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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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  • Clara

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    10 Weeks Old

    Big on personality!

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  • Clarice

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    6 Weeks Old

    Sweet & adventurous!

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  • Cyprus

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    9 Weeks Old

    Small and mighty purring machine

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  • Fern

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    9 Weeks Old

    Soft and cuddly!

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  • Kiki

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    10 Weeks Old

    Will trade pats for purrs

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  • Leo

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    8 Weeks Old

    Very curious kitty!

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  • Lylah

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    6 Weeks Old

    Just a little mischievous

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  • Mae

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    Approx 1 Year Old

    Friendliest retired mum ever!

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  • Miranda

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    6 Weeks Old

    Quiet and gentle kitty!

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  • Mumma

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    Approx 2 Years

    Sweet mumma cat

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  • Nemo

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    8 Weeks Old

    Bundle of energy!

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  • Paisley

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    6 Weeks Old

    Small but brave!

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  • Purdy

    Domestic Medium Hair
    Female
    5 Years Old

    Loves to be a companion

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  • Reed

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    8 Weeks Old

    Great companion who loves your time

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  • Regal

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    5 Years Old

    Relaxed as can be

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  • River

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    9 Weeks Old

    Loves to be by your side

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  • Sparkie

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    8 Weeks Old

    Curious little guy!

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  • Sprite

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    8 Weeks Old

    My favourite things are to eat and play!

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  • Sweetpea

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    8 Weeks Old

    Very sweet little boy!

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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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  • Tyra

    Domestic Short Hair
    Female
    Approx 1 Year Old

    I enjoy a comfy spot to lay and lots of cuddles!

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  • Zorro

    Domestic Short Hair
    Male
    10 weeks old

    A great little adventurer!

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