Meet Marley

The Sweetheart with a Story to Tell
Marley isn't your average cat. He's a bundle of playful energy with a heart of gold.

A Lap Cat in the Making: This silky soft fellow may not be a cuddle champion right away, but with gentle patience, he'll transform into a snuggle buddy extraordinaire, warming your lap with rhythmic purrs. He loves to snuggle up for long naps and movie marathons (though he might steal most of the bed!).

Playful Prowess: Don't be fooled by his initial shyness. With a wand toy, feather, or even a stray bubble, Marley's playful side explodes. Get ready for zoomies, pounces, and endless entertainment!

Chatty Cathy: Marley's got a way with words, or rather, meows and trills. He'll narrate his adventures, share his opinions, and shower you with affection in his own special language.

Sunbeam Seeker: When playtime is over, Marley transforms into a sun-worshipping zen master. Picture him basking in a warm patch of light, watching the world go by with a content sigh.

Gentle Heart, Cautious Approach: Marley's past may have been rough, but it hasn't dimmed his capacity for love. Loud noises or new people can trigger his shy side, even after a year with us, a knock at the door might still send him scurrying for his cozy hideaway. But don't be discouraged! The slower you approach, the sooner his curiosity will conquer his fear and you'll unlock his playful spirit and loving personality.

Marley's the perfect match for someone who:
• Values genuine companionship
• Understands that trust takes time and is willing to invest in building a bond
• Can offer a loving and understanding home
• Has the time and energy for lots of playful and enriching activities

Are you ready to discover a truly unique feline friend whose love, once earned, is a precious treasure?

Marley is currently using pine wood cat litter and eating Raw Meow and Ziwi Peak. He has been raised as an indoor cat and so will need to go into an INDOOR ONLY home.

The $150 adoption fee includes:

  • Microchipping
  • Worming/flea-treatment
  • Vaccination
  • Desexing

  • Marley must also be an INDOOR ONLY cat.
    Please use the "Send enquiry email" link below, if you have any questions or if you are interested in adopting. You must be over 18 years old and a permanent Australian resident to adopt an animal.


    Marley has been in foster care since 09 December 2022, for 1.6 years

    • DSH
    • male
    • 1 year and 9 months
    • Tabby
    • $150
    • Penrith Area
    • 09 December 2022

    Would you like to adopt Marley?

    NSW Rehoming Organisation Number: R251000023

    To find out more information about Marley, or to organise to see him, please contact his foster carer above. Alternatively use our contact form

    Our animals are rescued from various pounds and shelters and placed in Foster Care until a permanent home can be found. Our Foster Carers are located throughout Sydney, Australia.


    Animals in our Care

    These animals have been rescued from various pounds and shelters by volunteer Foster Carers who provide the animal with a safe haven until they can be permanently rehomed. They are located throughout Sydney, Australia.

    Please note that descriptions of breed, age and size are given in good faith and are based on assessment of the animal's features, together with veterinary opinion. We cannot guarantee the age and breed of any animal listed.

    All dogs and cats listed come desexed, vaccinated, wormed, microchipped and heartworm tested.

    Also have a look at our Cats in Care pages for more cats available for adoption.

    Last updated: 05 March 2024