How would you feel about having a kitten that gives you snuggles and nose kisses whenever you want? If that sounds great to you, then look no further - Rooibos is that kitten! Read on to learn more about him.


Male | ~9 months | DSH | Brown tabby

Good with adults?

Good with Children?

Good with other cats?

Good with dogs?
Yes. He loves dogs!


Fixed and Vaccinated?

Any known medical conditions?
Rooibos has been diagnosed with eosinophilic granuloma complex. This autoimmune condition is chronic, but can easily be managed with prescription medications as symptoms flare. The approved applicant for Rooibos will be provided with additional information and guidance on this condition. EGC is NOT CONTAGIOUS AND THEREFORE CANNOT BE TRANSFERRED TO HUMANS OR OTHER ANIMALS.


About Rooibos

Hi everyone, my name is Rooibos! I am one of the kittens from the “Tea Babies” litter of cuties. Now, I have a favour to ask of you...if looking at my picture was enough to have you wanting to learn more about me and see if I would be a good fit for your home, please give me a chance and read my entire bio.

I am a handsome, clumsy, funny, affectionate boy with lots of energy! I love to play, roll around, and do zoomies around the house. Oh yeah...I also like to meow at the top of my lungs for no particular reason. I am a loving guy who loves to cuddle in bed or on the couch, and give kisses. If I am not already in bed cuddling with you when it's time to wake up, I will run from wherever I am into the bedroom when your alarm clock goes off. Also, I've worked my way up in my foster home since I first arrived when I was only one week old...I am the Litter Executive Officer (LEO). I take my job as LEO very seriously and will often supervise litter cleaning.

I must say, the whole cats and dogs rivalry is a complete myth. I absolutely love my foster parents' dog, Charlie! I follow Charlie around the house and even allow that guy to clean my ears. 10/10 would's far more efficient than any self-grooming and with the time I save I like to take naps.

Now, here's the thing... I have a condition called Eosinophillic Granuloma Complex. I know- it’s a longggg one- let’s call it EGC for short! EGC is a group of skin conditions that is typically caused by an allergic hypersensitivity...that means my body perceives something as a threat that normally isn't. ECG cannot be spread to other animals or to humans, and management focuses on minimizing triggers and administration of medication during flare-ups.

Unfortunately having this condition has made it harder for me to find a forever home, but I am confident that the right family will come along...after all, it is on my Christmas list to Santa this year.

If you are interested in learning more about me please fill out an application! My foster parents and the Pets Alive team would love to share how they have helped minimize my EGC triggers and prevent flare-ups.

If you are interested in adopting me, you can fill out the application below! 

Adoption Fee | $149.00

The feline adoption fees help cover the costs associated with rescuing, such as vetting, food, kitty litter and other expenses.

Prior to adoption, cats are spayed/neutered, vaccinated, microchipped, dewormed and given flea treatment. In short, they receive any necessary treatment. 

For more information about adoption fees, please review our Adoption FAQs & Fees page. Alternatively, you can email us and communicate with our Adoption Coordinator.

Interested in Adopting Rooibos? Apply Below.

Incomplete applications cannot be accepted. Pets Alive Niagara reserves the right to reject any application and reserves the sole right in determining the best placement for our animals.


Personal Information


If you rent, please fill the information below so we can contact your Landlord.


Please provide 1 NON-FAMILY reference (spouses or partners cannot be used) you have known for at least 2 years who know you as a pet owner or who can vouch for your overall responsibility as well as your veterinarian’s contact information:

Please advise your veterinarian and reference we will be contacting them.
By submitting this application, the applicant and co-applicant(s) certify that the information given is true, and you understand that Pets Alive Niagara reserves the right to deny your application for any reason at any time. You further authorize the investigation of all statements in this application.

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