Strays and Ferals

  • Donations Needed for TNR (Trap/Neuter/Return) - Have you ever noticed a colony of cats hanging around your neighborhood? Perhaps you yourself have kindly been feeding stray animals? Why are there so many animals out there fending for themselves? The answer in most cases is that these animals have been abandoned or have been born into the wild without being spayed or … Continue reading "Donations Needed for TNR (Trap/Neuter/Return)"
  • Good News for Feral Cats - Feral cats β€” nearly invisible and often reviled β€” have prowled into the spotlight. The free-roamers with an aversion to humans have grabbed headlines this spring because of a bounty on their heads in Iowa, a threatened roundup and disposal in Fairfax County, Va., and other elimination plans across the country. But the cats also … Continue reading "Good News for Feral Cats"
  • Stray or Feral Cats - Should I Feed Stray or Feral (Wild) Cats? The desire to help a hungry cat is such a compassionate one, and it’s estimated that 10% of the population feed outdoor cats. There are stray cats in almost every neighborhood, although they will tend to concentrate around food sources – a sympathetic person, or a dumpster. … Continue reading "Stray or Feral Cats"