UK: Compulsory Cat and Dog Neutering?

The compulsory neutering focus group is a fairly new UK group on Facebook and I was invited to join. They say: ‘We are getting together to petition the government for compulsory neutering for pet cats and dogs, compulsory microchipping for pet cats and dogs and compulsory breeding licences for breeders of cats and dogs’. …

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100% spay and neuter will cause problems

If 100% of the domestic cats in North America were spayed and neutered at all times, within a generation there would be no domestic cats on the continent. They’d only be feral and stray cats. I think that is an interesting thought (note: in practice there would be pedigree cats left as breeders are …

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Kittens Born Before Mother (Queen) is Spayed

This comment by Gabriel Altunel highlights a problem: Our little girl Cinnamon has given birth after the two months she’s been with us while we were trying to look for a spaying center. We are not thinking of giving them to a shelter, however, we will give them to compassionate cat lovers whom will …

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I Like Minneapolis (and St. Paul)!

I like Minneapolis because the city council are debating a change in the city’s attitude on controlling stray and feral cats. At the moment the policy is: Catch and Kill stray cats, while at the same time.. prosecuting citizens who feed and neuter stray cats (i.e. Joy Mattice spent $1000s of her own money …

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Cost of Spaying and Neutering a Cat

How important is the cost of spaying and neutering a cat in tackling the so called “cat overpopulation problem” or the “feral cat problem” or the excess of community cats in the United States and in other countries? I ask because I was doing some research on the barn cat buddies programs (North America) …

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Neutering Cats

Neutering cats – Romanino, Scene of a cat castration, 1531-32, Castello del Buonconsiglio, Trento Photograph by Wikipedia® user:Laurom – license Contents: the arguments for the operations religion experimental appearance/behavior and cat shows Introduction – neutering cats The Neutering of cats refers to desexing either gender of cat. However, breeders use the term to refer …

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