WASHINGTON (CBS)—A 35-pound cat is searching for a loving home in our nation’s capital.

The 6-year-old cat named Symba is currently under the care of the Humane Rescue Alliance.

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“Symba is bigger than a lion cub and we know he’d be much more comfortable if he slimmed down a bit. If you’re up for the challenge, he’d love to go home with you and continue his weight loss journey,” said the organization in a Facebook.

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HRA says Symba is sweet, mellow, and waiting for a new home where he can thrive.

The big kitty already started working on his summer figure by participating in The Biggest Loser: Cat Edition.

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To learn about you can adopt him, CLICK HERE.

Credit: Humane Rescue Alliance.