Macavity is looking for someone that has room in their heart for him

Macavity for adoption

About Macavity




- Domestic Short Hair


9 years 6 months.




I prefer to live on my own

Hello, I am Macavity! I am a super cat who really enjoys being fussed, and chin rubs are one of my favourite! I love chatting to you too. I came to the RSPCA as a stray, and really needed some help. After some time to improve my health I am now ready to find my forever home. I am looking for a quiet home with an an older family or one which is adult only, and I would need to be with no other pets.

I am on a special diet, and a small dose of medication for my tummy as without these I can feel unwell, so these need to be continued in my new home. My ideal world would have a cat proofed garden/large catio so I can have access to outside without the risk of eating something I shouldn't! My current human carers appreciate this is quite rare to find, they are unsure how I would be with being indoor only, so may need to go outside but I ideally need to keep to my strict diet.

I would love to find my forever home where I can repay my new owners with all the love I have to give. Please fill in an enquiry form to find out a bit more about me!

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Our Adoption Process

There are a few simple steps to go through before welcoming your new pet into your home.

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Step 1:

Complete an application form

Once we have received your completed form, one of our animal welfare team members will contact you to arrange either a physical or virtual home visit before offering a viewing either at our Branch office, at the fosterer, or at the private boarding establishment the animal is being housed at.

Step 2:

Getting to know each other

We conduct a physical/virtual home check and once this has been passed, you can arrange to view the animal at a time that works best for you and the fosterer. Our home checks are conducted by our Animal Welfare Team who will contact you directly to arrange a time that suits you. Home checks are a common practice when adopting from most animal welfare organisations, and are done as part of our duty of care to ensure our animals find an appropriate home, so please do not be offended when asked to arrange one. They are nothing to worry about and our staff are suitably trained to make sure the process is as relaxed as possible – they are also a great chance for you to ask any questions you may have about your potential new pet.

Step 3:

Welcoming your new pet

Once the home visit has been conducted, we will arrange the adoption process to be completed at a time suitable to you and the fosterer. Please note: as part of your adoption from us, your new pet will be neutered, microchipped, vaccinated and will have received internal & external parasite treatment. If the animal is too young at the time of adoption, we will supply you with a voucher for neutering and pay for their first vaccinations. You will also be provided with a complete veterinary history of your new pet and 4 weeks pet insurance with PetPlan. This can take up to a week to be compiled so there may be a delay between a home visit being approved and the adoption appointment taking place.