Pets Alive No Kill Animal Shelter in Middletown will be holding their 6th annual 'Kitten Shower' this weekend. With the monies raised from the previous Kitten Showers, Pets Alive, has been able to place more than 200 kittens each year in their forever homes.

The 'Shower' will take place on Saturday, May 6 from 1-4pm at the Pets Alive facility located at 363 Derby Road, Middletown. Think of this as a baby shower as Pets Alive gets ready to take care of all of the kittens that are going to be born this spring and summer.

Admission is free and there will many raffles and games to participate in. Those in attendance will also be able to learn more about the different programs that Pets Alive supports.


If you can make it, Pets Alive asks that you try to please bring an item from their wishlist. If you cannot attend in person, but would still like to participate, here is a link to their wishlist.

Here are a few of the items on their wishlist:

  • ProPlan or Fancy Feast canned kitten food
  • Kitten Chow dry food
  • KMR Milk Replacement
  • Kitten Nursing Bottles
  • Paper Towels
  • Bleach
  • Kitchen Garbage Bags
  • Receiving Blankets
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Baby Food – Gerber’s 2nd Stage - Meat and Gravy Flavors
  • ½ Lbs. Paper Trays
  • Feline Pine Non-clumping litter