Get Help with Ordinances

Communities all over the nation have adopted ordinances that promote Trap-Neuter-Return and protect cats. But there are still many ordinances out there that make TNR difficult and are harmful, even deadly, to cats.

You do not have to pass a law to do TNR, but if your town is considering passing an ordinance that helps cats—or if you want to change a harmful existing law—Alley Cat Allies has the tools to help. The resources below will help you make sure your community’s laws support TNR, and humane treatment of all cats.

For even more information, see our Cats and the Law page.

If an ordinance is being considered in your area:

If you have been cited for violating an ordinance:

If you need more help with ordinances affecting cats in your community, visit our Get Help page.

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