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ADOPTED! 12 Strays of Christmas: Meet Tilly

**TILLY HAS BEEN ADOPTED!  Click here to meet the other 12 Strays of Christmas who are still looking for homes!**

(WMC-TV) – Have you thought about opening up your heart and your home to a sweet animal in need this holiday season?

For the second year, Action News 5 is teaming up with the Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County to bring you "The 12 Strays of Christmas."

During the 12 Strays of Christmas, you will meet 12 animals in need of homes this holiday season. We will introduce you to a new pet each day through December 22. And each pet featured in the "12 Strays of Christmas" comes with a very special adoption fee of just $12, which includes vaccination shots, spaying/neutering, and microchipping.

Meet Tilly

Tilly is a 3-year-old spayed female orange tabby, who has been at the Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County since September. 

She is a big sweetie... emphasis on BIG!  Tilly has generous proportions in everything, including her heart. She loves to sit on laps and soak up every drop of affection. Due to an old injury, her walk has a little swagger to it and she is sometimes a bit clumsy, but it doesn't seriously affect her mobility; she gets into all kinds of places in her perpetual search for the most comfortable spot. 

Tilly is patient and loving with people of all ages, and tolerates other cats who are willing to leave her alone. 

If you would like to visit Tilly, stop by the Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County, located at 935 Farm Road.

The $12 adoption fee includes the following:

* Spay/neuter surgery

* Age appropriate vaccines

* Microchip for permanent identification

About the Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County

The Humane Society of Memphis & Shelby County has worked in the Memphis community since 1933 to give injured and abused dogs and cats a second chance at life, caring for an average of 300 animals at a time. HSMSC is a private nonprofit organization whose funding comes exclusively from donations.

For more information, visit www.memphishumane.org, call (901) 937-3900 or visit the facility at 935 Farm Road.

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