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By Nicole Cosgrove

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Here at Hepper we advocate for adopting before shopping. We of course understand that certain cat breeds are almost impossible to adopt and that certain breeds fit certain homes, lifestyles, and personalities.

But before you seek out a breeder, we encourage you to check with your local cat rescue organizations to see if your future kitty companion is waiting for you.

If they’re not, then we strongly encourage you to ensure the breeder you choose has ethical and registered practices.

You can take a look at our 25 recommended questions to ask a cat breeder here before you make a decision.

We wish you all the best in your journey to find your next family member.

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Nicole is a lover of animals of all sizes but is especially fascinated with the feline variety. She’s the proud mom of Baby, a Burmese, and works every day so he can relax in the sunshine or by the fire. She’s always had a cat in her home and has spent countless days with others, observing behaviors and softening up even the grouchiest of the lot. Nicole wants to share her kitty expertise with you so you and your cat ...Read more

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