Loudon, Tennessee city council meeting ended with ‘resignation and suspension’ over the handling of a feral colony
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feral cats killed

A heated exchange at a Loudon, Tennessee city council meeting Monday night ended with the city attorney resigning and the city manager under temporary suspension. City Attorney Joe Ford resigned and city manager Ty Ross was temporarily suspended pending an … please continue reading

Rupert SPCA plans to replace humane traps with drop traps for their feral cat TNR program
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Feral cat drop trap

It’s been estimated there are approximately 2,500 feral cats in the city of Prince Rupert. The SPCA is planning to switch the method of trapping used from humane traps to drop traps. Prince Rupert, British Columbia SPCA branch manager Amy Stacey … please continue reading

Cat wrongfully labeled feral: ‘I kept looking for this vicious wild cat that had terrorized a family’
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cat rescue

Posted March 15, 2019 – A Reader’s Forum article by Laura Morrison This is what gets animals killed. Labeling them feral without any idea of what that really means. This beautiful boy was called in as a feral public nuisance, … please continue reading

Neighbor complained about feral colony in Elkhart, Indiana. The situation is beyond critical.
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feral cats

A feral colony that volunteers helped to spay/neuter in Elkhart, Indiana last fall are losing their home, thanks to a neighbor complaining. This story highlights the split in attitudes in how to manage stray and feral cat colonies. IF YOU’D … please continue reading

Caution: Feral cats. ‘This is an absolute travesty and misrepresentation of cats that are usually just scared.’
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Caution tape surrounds the cats in a room at a California shelter. ‘Are these cats really ‘feral’ or are they just scared? This is an absolute travesty and misrepresentation of cats that are usually just scared’ (comment taken from Laurel … please continue reading

A Montana animal shelter director used ‘cold calls’ to find homes for over 120 feral cats in a bit over a year’s time
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Classic barn cats

Cold calling is to make an unsolicited call on (someone), by telephone or in person, in an attempt to sell goods or services. A Montana animal shelter director used ‘cold calls’ to find homes for over 120 feral working cats … please continue reading

City of Cornwall, Ontario is addressing the problem of cat overpopulation. It begins with a survey.
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Tabby cat colony

To understand how big of a problem a community has with the cat population, a good first step is for that community to take a survey. The city of Cornwall, Ontario admits they ‘dropped the ball’ many years ago and they … please continue reading