Emily is a two-year-old beauty that loves to talk.

Walk into the room where Emily lives at Responsible Pet Care and you will hear some soft meows coming from Emily’s kennel. This is how she invites people to come a little closer and visit with her.


Emily will carry on a one-sided conversation until she gets what she is looking for: someone to open her door and scratch her head.

Beautiful Emily is a friendly cat. She loves humans, but does not like to be with other cats. She would be the perfect choice for someone who wants to pamper a cat and have someone to talk with. Just don’t let her monopolize the conversation.

Responsible Pet Care of Oxford Hills is a no-kill, nonprofit shelter and adoption center for cats and dogs, and the holding area for stray dogs for 12 towns in Oxford County. The shelter is located at 9 Swallow Rd. in Paris.

Anyone interested in adopting a pet from RPC can visit the shelter as follows: Monday and Tuesday, closed; Wednesday and Thursday, noon to 4 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, noon to 5 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 4 p.m.

Most photos of the adoptable pets and the adoption application can be found online on the shelter’s website at www.responsiblepetcare.org.

Responsible Pet Care operates a thrift shop called Pawsibilities. It is located at 132 Waterford Road in Norway, and is open Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Donations of clean, usable household items are accepted during shop hours. All the money raised at Pawsibilities supports RPC.

For answers to questions about adopting or fostering a pet, or to make an inquiry about a lost animal, call RPC after noon at 743-8679.

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