Is Having A Feral Cat For Your Yard A New Trend?
Homeowners in the city of Chicago are looking to fight rats and pest infestations with feral felines for their yards. The trick is getting them to stick around.
National Feral Cat Day: What You Need To Know
Occasional uproar erupts over feral cat colonies, especially from the bird-loving community, but groups of unsocialized felines actually benefit society.
Feral Cat Family Learns To Trust Humans [VIDEO]
You can hear in mama cats voice that she does not trust the human, but she learns that the human means no harm and eventually even lets the human handle her babies and even pet her.
Volunteer Who Cared For Stray Cats On Boston Streets Dies
A volunteer named Fred Coburn who spent his nights feeding homeless cats on the streets of Boston passed away of pancreatic cancer.
A Mosque In Turkey Welcomes Local Cats To Come Inside
Imam Mustafa Efe opened the doors of his mosque in Istanbul to the local cat population. The neighborhood felines have found a new home.
End Kitten Season Forever: Trap-Neuter-Release Programs Are The Answer
Shelters are already overflowing with unwanted cats that never find homes and it happens every spring. Let's put an end to kitten season for good.
Los Angeles Has Three MILLION Feral Cats: What Can We Do?
With millions of feral cats in Los Angeles, something drastic needs to be done.
Feral Cats: What To Do With Them: The Debate Heats Up Nationwide
Are feral cats taking the lives of 2.4 billion birds and 12.3 billion mammals every year? One group says they are, and that such felines should be hunted down and killed.
A humane solution to a wild problem
A suspicious anti-cat report claims feral feline colonies will spread rabies at an alarming rate, but aggressive trap-and-kill programs have proven ineffective.
Trap-Neuter-Return: Part III
Given the time, effort, and resources that go into TNR, one has to wonder whether it is worth it. The answer is an unequivocal yes: Study after study shows that TNR is humane and effective at managing colonies, unlike the outdated trap-kill technique. TNR provides benefits at three levels: the feral cats’ lives are better, […]
Trap-Neuter-Return: Part II
A group of innovative animal protectionists developed a process called Trap-Neuter-Return, most commonly referred to as TNR among those in the field, to provide a better solution to the incessant killing that was the non-working “solution” for feral cats. TNR consists of three steps: 1. Trap: the individuals involved humanely trap all of the cats […]
Trap-Neuter-Return: Part I
Dedicated cat lovers across the country are saving cats lives by giving care to colonies of feral cats and using a process called Trap-Neuter-Return, or TNR for short. What Are Feral Cats? Feral cats are the cats that live outside without a human-home to return to when the day’s work and play is done. Or, […]