Alley Cat Allies Seeks Forever Homes For Adoptable Cats

BETHESDA, Md. – Dec. 20, 2019 – During this season of festive generosity, Alley Cat Allies is asking for help to save the lives of several cats and kittens through adoption into forever homes. A number of cats and kittens who are currently in foster homes through Alley Cat Allies are waiting to be adopted. […]

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Alley Cat Allies Demands Accountability After Alpharetta Police Pepper Spray Cat

ALPHARETTA, Ga. – Dec. 16, 2019 – Alley Cat Allies condemns the actions of the police officers in Alpharetta who pepper-sprayed a cat and demands the officers be held accountable with possible animal cruelty charges. Video of the incident has played widely in news reports and on social media. “These officers took an unacceptable and […]

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#GivingTuesday 2019 Thank You

We wanted to thank everyone for their support on Giving Tuesday. If you didn’t have a chance to make a #GivingTuesday gift, it’s not too late to donate. Check out the video message below from Becky Robinson, president and founder of Alley Cat Allies. “Hi, I’m Becky Robinson, president and founder of Alley Cat Allies, and […]

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Alley Cat Allies Praises PACT Act for Closing Animal Cruelty Loophole

WASHINGTON – Nov. 25, 2019 – Alley Cat Allies president and founder Becky Robinson is praising passage of the federal Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture (PACT) Act, which closes a loophole in federal law and makes crushing, burning and other acts of animal cruelty federal felonies. The President signed the PACT Act into law today. […]

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Trap-Neuter-Return Cat Ordinance Wins Unanimous Vote from Prince George’s County Council

Alley Cat Allies worked closely with Maryland county to change animal control laws Thanks to the tireless work of Alley Cat Allies, local advocates and officials, Prince George’s County, Maryland, unanimously passed an ordinance on November 19th that endorses countywide use of Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) to protect community, also known as feral or stray, cats. Prince […]

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Alley Cat Allies Congratulates Prince George’s County for Ordinance Protecting Cats

County Embraces Mainstream Trap-Neuter-Return Policy UPPER MARLBORO, Md. – Nov. 19, 2019 – Alley Cat Allies congratulates Prince George’s County, Maryland, for unanimously passing an ordinance today that endorses county use of Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR), the mainstream approach that effectively and humanely addresses community cat populations. “We’re thrilled that Prince George’s County is joining thousands of […]

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Jacksonville, Florida, Feline Frenzy® Unites Heroes to Save Cats’ Lives

As you may have seen in the news, the Jacksonville Humane Society (JHS) in Florida recently reached out to Alley Cat Allies for help after taking in thousands of kittens throughout the spring and summer months—also known as kitten season.   Becky Robinson, president and founder of Alley Cat Allies, and Denise Deisler, chief executive officer of JHS, put their heads […]

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Kentucky Police Officer Faces Penalties for Killing a Community Cat

Alley Cat Allies is closely monitoring a Kentucky State Police investigation into the killing of several community, sometimes referred to as feral, cats in the city of Fulton in August—and the case of a Fulton police officer who is alleged to have fatally shot at least one cat with a high-powered pellet gun. Animal cruelty […]

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