Adopt a cat or kitten from us

Since 2014 we have re-homed thousands of cats and kittens into their new homes.

At New Lives we have cats and kittens of all shapes, sizes and personalities needing new homes, so whether you're searching for old, young, fluffy, cheeky or cuddly we'll do our best to match you up with a purr-fect new buddy!

Why adopt from us?

  • Our felines all receive veterinary health checks before placed for adoption (ensuring that you're adopting a healthy and happy buddy)
  • We desex all of our animals before they are adopted 
  • Our felines are vaccinated* (receive at least their first in our care, and we will cover the second vaccination with a pre-paid voucher at one of our vets*)
  • Our felines are micro-chipped & and registered on the New Zealand Companion Animal Register (NZCAR)
  • Our felines receive regular treatment for fleas & worms whilst in our care Days free Pet Insurance (conditions apply)​​
  • Courtesy of Pet N Sur your new cat will receive 30 days free pet insurance* (T&C's apply)

*PLEASE note that our adoption criteria is NOT negotiable. ALL cats/kittens will receive the above treatment. We do not adopt our animals on a first in first serve policy. We adopt our animals to homes that are best matched for the specific needs/personality of the animal. New Lives Animal Rescue reserve the right to decline any adoption application. Please do not be offended if your application for an animal is unsuccessful. ​

Cats & Kittens Available for Adoption

Are you searching for the perfect kitten addition to your family? We currently have heaps of stunning kittens with gorgeous personalities in our foster homes. Once old enough they will be advertised for adoption, and will be available to view at their foster homes, or at one of our adoption events. Please keep an eye on our Facebook page and TradeMe for the lastest announcements.

Click on the below logos to go to our Facebook page and TradeMe listings to view our current animals that are searching for their new homes