Lawrence Humane Society asks City Commission to consider a TNR program for feral cats

Feral cat pictures

The Lawrence Humane Society is asking the City of Lawrence, Kansas to consider a request to allow cats who have been trapped, spayed/neutered and vaccinated to live within city limits. The current situation in Lawrence is bad for feral cats. … please continue reading

Teenagers drowning 2-day-old kittens in cup of water highlights change in attitude to animal cruelty

Teenage boys drowned a kitten like this

In 2011, Nevada created law which made first offence animal cruelty a felony (a serious crime). This was a radical move in the right direction from the standpoint of animal advocates. The law reflected a change in sentiment towards animal … please continue reading

Domestic violence which includes hurting a cat should be aggravated domestic violence

Man seriously hurt ex-girlfriends cat in dispute

It is not uncommon for a man to hurt his partner’s cat at the same time that he is hurting her in a domestic dispute which turns to violence. I read about it all the time. When this happens I … please continue reading