Tumble Tommy

Featured Pet

Tumble Tommy is a sweet kitten who was born without tibias and fibias in his back legs and with either very limited or no eyesight. He has a head tilt. But he is mobile, snuggly, and super playful. While he doesn't jump or climb, he can run and play. He loves attention and prefers to be around other cats.You can meet Tumble Tommy at his foster home.

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About BYC

Because You Care, Inc. is an Erie, PA, 501(c)3 animal rescue and pet adoption organization that works through a network of foster homes and our pet adoption center in McKean. We take in abandoned and abused cats and dogs and nurse them back to health, both physically and emotionally, and then find them loving "forever" homes. To learn more about our mission and the history of BYC, click here ».

6041 West Road, McKean, PA 16426. We are immediately off the McKean exit of I-79 (on the west side), just 3 miles south of I-90. 


  • Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, 1 to 5 p.m.
  • Thursday, 3 to 7 p.m.
  • Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • CLOSED Sunday and Monday 
  • Please come and see our dogs and cats available for adoption.


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 Adopt an adult cat during our Fall Special, when the adoption fee is just $25 for an adult cat, or $40 for two adults together. 

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