A Bicycle Built for Boardwalk Cats

On a warm spring morning in Atlantic City, New Jersey, a red bicycle makes its way down the wood planks of the famous Atlantic City Boardwalk. A small attached trailer rumbles along behind it, loaded with cat food that will soon be distributed to the 83 community cats for whom the boardwalk is home. Every […]

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Reward Offered by Alley Cat Allies in Howell, N.J., Cat Shooting

HOWELL, N.J. – May 15, 2019 – Alley Cat Allies is offering a reward of $5,000 for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for shooting and injuring a cat with a crossbow arrow in Howell, New Jersey. “There are well-known links between animal cruelty and human violence, […]

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Granted: Alley Cat Allies Provides Grants to Help Animals in Need

Mopsey Malone and Salvador are playful, healthy, and thriving cats.  But last fall, their fate was uncertain. The team at the nonprofit CATNIP Foundation found the felines in a Louisiana trailer park where the group has been carrying out Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) thanks to a grant from Alley Cat Allies. Mopsey, a black kitten, was tangled […]

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From Recovery To Reunion: True Tales Of The Camp Fire Cats

The Alley Cat Allies Recovery Center® continues to work around the clock to care for cats who survived California’s deadliest wildfire in November 2018. The Camp Fire devastated the town of Paradise and several other communities. Alley Cat Allies President and Founder Becky Robinson was on the front lines as cats were rescued in the […]

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The Transformers: San Jose Embraces Shelter-Neuter-Return

Cat in Grass

When Alley Cat Allies visited the San Jose Animal Care Center earlier this year, all the adoptable cat cages were empty. Each cat had been adopted or returned to their outdoor home. This should be every shelter’s goal! In most shelters, cats fill all or most of the cages, which leads to more cats being […]

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Profile in Compassion: Keith Williams

Cat outside

On any given morning, you’ll find Keith Williams, founder and president of nonprofit Community Cat Coalition of Clark County (C5) in Las Vegas, awake at the crack of dawn to drive dozens of newly spayed and neutered cats back to their outdoor homes. It’s a typical day for Williams. He hasn’t let retirement, working solely […]

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Planned Giving Profile: Wendy Averill

Cat looking out window

Cats have always been a part of Wendy Averill’s life, whether she’s caring for her own cats, or carrying out Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR). “There’s a majesty, grace, and intelligence that cats have,” she says. Wendy is a retired elementary school teacher from Los Angeles who taught for 38 years. She values education and finds it especially […]

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Six Months After Butte County Camp Fire, Hundreds of Cats Rescued

PARADISE, Calif. – May 7, 2019 – Six months after the Camp Fire destroyed thousands of homes in Paradise and Butte County, California, Alley Cat Allies continues to help in the camp fire animal rescue. Since the wildfire burned in November, more than 550 of the Camp Fire cats were rescued and received medical attention […]

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Alley Cat Allies Feline Frenzy® Launches in Pensacola

Spay/neuter and vaccinations available for cats at no cost. PENSACOLA, Fla. – May 3, 2019 – Alley Cat Allies Feline Frenzy® has launched in the Florida Panhandle, bringing together entire communities to make sustainable improvements in the lives of the cats and people who are still recovering from Hurricane Michael. Feline Frenzy will include spay […]

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