Becky Robinson Honored as “Lifetime Champion” for Cats in Louisiana

Becky Robinson, the president and founder of Alley Cat Allies, has been recognized as a “Lifetime Champion” for cats and presented with the “Golden Paw Award” by the Feral Cat Consortium in Southeast Louisiana. The award recognizes her personal support, as well as that of Alley Cat Allies, in helping the Consortium and other groups in the region to save the lives of cats in the bayou state.

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Alley Cat Allies Works to Save Kittens From Being Killed in Shelters With Innovative “Wait Until 8” Program

BETHESDA, MD—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 thousands of kittens outdoors and […]

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You Can Be a Kitten Caregiver

Gina was in her backyard last April when she heard faint cries. She didn’t immediately see anything out of the ordinary, but she followed the sounds to her old shed, where she was surprised to find four tiny, meowing kittens. Gina knew they must be very young—they were smaller than any kitten she’d ever seen—but […]

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Celebrating Animal Care & Control Month: Johnson County Animal Control, Indiana

Throughout April, Alley Cat Allies is honoring the work of dedicated animal control agencies, animal shelters, and their staff with our Animal Care & Control Appreciation Month! National Animal Care & Control Appreciation Week is April 9-15, but we’ve decided to extend the celebration. Animal control officers (ACOs) and animal shelter staff are on the […]

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Celebrating Animal Care & Control Month: City of El Paso Department of Animal Services

Throughout April, Alley Cat Allies is honoring the work of dedicated animal control agencies, animal shelters, and their staff with our Animal Care & Control Appreciation Month! National Animal Care & Control Appreciation Week is April 9-15, but we’ve decided to extend the celebration. Animal control officers (ACOs) and animal shelter staff are on the […]

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Returning Cats to Their Homes is Not Abandonment

Published in the Belleville News-Democrat on April 14, 2017. Feral cats are not abandoned pet cats Teresa Chagrin of PETA wrongly dismisses Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) in her March 5th letter and confuses the difference between feral cats, who are unsocialized to humans and therefore cannot be brought indoors or adopted, and owned pet cats. Despite her […]

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Celebrating Animal Care & Control Month: Macomb County Animal Control, Michigan

Throughout April, Alley Cat Allies is honoring the work of dedicated animal control agencies, animal shelters, and their staff with our Animal Care & Control Appreciation Month! National Animal Care & Control Appreciation Week is April 9-15, but we’ve decided to extend the celebration. Animal control officers (ACOs) and animal shelter staff are on the […]

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Celebrating Animal Care & Control Appreciation Month

Throughout April, Alley Cat Allies is honoring the work of dedicated animal control agencies, animal shelters, and their staff with our Animal Care & Control Appreciation Month! National Animal Care & Control Appreciation Week is April 9-15, but we’ve decided to extend the celebration. Animal control officers (ACOs) and animal shelter staff are on the […]

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