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Owner: Paige Nunnally
Hometown: Carrollton, Ga
My Rescue Story:
Cali was living under an air conditioning unit when her mother saw her and the rest of her feral litter. She was between classes at university and took the time to crawl under there and try to grab them herself. Cali was the only one she could catch so she took her to class and reported the litter to the cat rescue for the campus that eventually caught the rest of the litter and momma. She was a frightened little ball of fluff that grew into a beautiful calico with lots of smarts, maybe since she came from a university.
Cats reach full skeletal development when they are this old: