Knoxville City Council decided to authorise a trap, neuter, vaccination, return program

Janet Testerman

Councils across America sometimes struggle with the decision to authorise TNR programs or go with trapping and euthanising. Knoxville City Council has just gone through that process and they passed 7-2, on first reading, an ordinance which puts their seal … please continue reading

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

Best Friends Animal Society-Atlanta responds to comments made about the Cobb County Animal Control Community Cat Program

After a situation involving Best Friends Animal Society-Atlanta and cats rescued from Cobb County Animal Control, I reached out via Facebook and was given the following statement by the team leader and manager Carrie Ducote. Nichole Dandrea-Russert, Social Media Community Manager … please continue reading

What motivates you to care for a feral cat colony? Research survey participants needed

What motivates you to care for a feral cat colony? I’ve been asked by University of Washington student Sabrina Aeluro to spread the word on a survey on feral cats and their caregivers. Here are the key parts of the … please continue reading

Missouri city in the process of getting a contract with a “private agency” to get rid of stray and feral cats

An ordinance is being considered in Perry, Missouri that could mean death to stray and feral cats. This is one we have time to stop, politely and through education on the vacuum effect of cats. Perry City Hall was recently … please continue reading