"There is nothing in the animal world, to my mind, more delightful than a grown cat at play. They are so swift and light and graceful, so subtle and designing, and yet so richly comic"
BENEFITS OF ADOPTING AN OLDER CAT
Adult cats require less maintenance, not requiring the time that raising a kitten does.
Adult cats are independent and don't need anyone home with them during the day. Purr-fect for busy, active people.
Adult cats leave little room for surprises, in other words you have a more accurate idea of the cat's temperement, full grown size, coat, etc.
Adult cats are more likely to have been spayed or neutered and fully vaccinated, saving you money.
Adult cats understand the concept of approval and reward and are eager to please their owners.
Adult cats frequently come from previous homes, so they are well versed at being a good pet and a good patient should it need medical attention.
Adult cats get into less mischief, no need to "kitten proof" your home.
Adult cats are less rambunctious and are a better companion for small children and seniors.
Adult cats are less likely to find homes.