Hey there! I'm Sooty

I'm a 10-year-old Domestic Short Hair from Southampton rehoming centre and I'm looking for my forever home. Please read my profile below to find out more.

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About me


Very pleased to meet you, my name is Sooty, and I am looking for my new home.

It has taken me a little while to find my paws here, but I have some very special friends here at the Centre who have helped me to settle in… The way to my heart, is certainly through my stomach - I just can’t resist a piece of chicken or tuna! I love to have a fuss made of me, and I will nudge your hand if you stop!

I would love to find a quiet home, with understanding new owners, who will let me settle in at my own pace.

I wouldn’t mind if you are out at work during the day; I can catch up on all of my important cat business like snoozing, snacking and monitoring the neighbourhood and patrolling the garden! We could watch TV on the sofa in the evenings, and you can tell me all about your day.

If you are looking for a loving, loyal companion, then please register your interest in me today - I can’t wait to meet you!

Love from your new friend,

Sooty x

Looked after…

  • I've been vaccinated, microchipped, wormed and neutered as required
  • Examined by a vet and treated as required
  • Assessed by an experienced member of our team
  • Given an individual profile to help match me with my new owner
  • Rehomed with four weeks' free insurance from Petplan

How rehoming works

  1. Browse our pets, find your favourite

    Read the pet’s profile to make sure that they are suitable for your circumstances.

  2. Complete the online application form

    We want to be fair to everyone who applies for a pet so applications are dealt with in the order that we receive them.

  3. We process your application

    Please be patient while we process your application. If you are successful we will contact you to go through next steps.

Thanks for reading my story…

I'd like to say I have a lot to give to my new owner and that I think I deserve a warm and loving home. Can you help me out? I think Blue Cross would be much appreciative!