Posts Tagged “alley cat allies”

INFREQUENT MICROCHIP SCANNING IS KILLING CATS

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INFREQUENT MICROCHIP SCANNING IS KILLING CATS

  BETHESDA, Md., USA – June 1, 2017 – A new Alley Cat Allies campaign is raising awareness that too many companion cats and feral, or community cats are still not being scanned for microchips, resulting in many of them being killed without any benefit from the life-saving information available from microchips. “More cats are…

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Alley Cat Allies works to save kittens from being killed IN SHELTERS WITH INNOVATIVE ‘Wait Until 8’ PROGRAM

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Alley Cat Allies works to save kittens from being killed IN SHELTERS WITH INNOVATIVE ‘Wait Until 8’ PROGRAM

BETHESDA, Md.– April 27, 2017 – Through the innovative Wait Until 8 program, Alley Cat Allies is helping shelters and communities work together to save orphaned kittens from being killed. The program empowers people to become at-home kitten caregivers for neonatal kittens until they reach eight weeks of age and are available for adoption. “Every year, well-meaning people find…

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NATIONAL FERAL CAT DAY® IS OCTOBER 16

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NATIONAL FERAL CAT DAY® IS OCTOBER 16

  NATIONAL FERAL CAT DAY® IS OCTOBER 16 Local events listed at: NationalFeralCatDay.org/actions   BETHESDA, Md., USA – Oct. 10, 2016 – Cat advocates have scheduled over 1,000 events worldwide to join Alley Cat Allies in celebrating the 16th anniversary of National Feral Cat Day on Sunday, Oct. 16, 2016. Inspired by this year’s theme,…

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Student builds winter shelters for stray cats at her university

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Student builds winter shelters for stray cats at her university

  Winters in South Dakota are brutal and unforgiving.  Feral cats have little hope of surviving the winter months. University of South Dakota student Sophomore Allaina Howard  is on a mission to help the feral cats on and around the campus stay warm.   She is making shelters out of Rubbermaid bins and lined with…

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