No cats euthanized in this shelter using Facebook networking and excellent transportation

Mercer County Animal Shelter

We know that some shelters euthanise many more cats than other shelters even when they are in roughly the same place operating under similar circumstances. The difference can come down to management methods and attitudes. Of course, there are often … please continue reading

Feral cat’s veterinary bill is $7583.57 and rising

Hoppy the lap cat

Hoppy was a ‘feral’ cat. The description of ‘feral’ is in inverted commas because I am not sure he was totally feral but he certainly lived a hard life and it took its toll. He was found by the person … please continue reading

The Iberian lynx faces extinction in Spain. Relocate some to the UK.


Anne-Marie Hodge writing for the Ecology Global Network paints a bleak picture of the survival of the Iberian lynx (Lynx pardinus), the rarest of all wild cat species. She says that climate change is an added factor in the demise … please continue reading

Petition to remove ban on Anaheim residents feeding feral cats

disneyland feral cat thumbnail

As of January 1st 2015, the City of Anaheim (California) created new laws which makes it illegal to feed feral cats. This has upset the animal advocacy community, who are now doing their best to have the new code overturned. … please continue reading