Woman on Turkish holiday blames stray cats for her salmonella poisoning
avatar

PALOMA Foresta Resort stray cats

The Mail Online newspaper reports that a British woman, Tracy Marlor on holiday in Turkey, became very ill and, by implication, she blames sick cats who would eat from the tables. She described the hotel, the Paloma Foresta Resort and … please continue reading

I am thinking of the feral cats of Chicago during the Polar Vortex
avatar

Polar Vortex and cats

I can’t help thinking about the feral and stray cats of Chicago during the brutally cold temperatures caused by the Polar Vortex. We hear of advice to humans to stay inside and that the temperatures are so low at -50 … please continue reading

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

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