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Alley Cat Allies Resources

Guide/How-to | Cats and the Law

How to Draft a Lifesaving Cat Ordinance with Trap-Neuter-Return

NEWLY UPDATED! Now with a model TNR ordinance template! Since 1990, Alley Cat Allies has been the only national organization practicing and promoting Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) and the humane care of feral cats. As a result of this experience, we are regularly contacted by communities and legislative bodies across the country that are seeking our input on ordinances. They ask us both to review draft ordinances and to suggest appropriate language for inclusion in those drafts.

Guide/How-to | Animal Shelter, Shelter Transformation

Advocacy Tools: Animal Shelter Transformation

Get the materials you need to help your local shelter implement changes and save more cats’ lives, all in one convenient bundle!

Guide/How-to | Trap-Neuter-Return

How You Can Help Community Cats: A Step-by-Step Guide to Trap-Neuter Return

This simple and informative guide walks through the steps of Trap-Neuter-Return. It follows a TNR effort from planning to completion so you can learn the ins and outs of the process. Ideal for new and seasoned trappers alike, this step-by-step handbook is a great reference to keep in your back pocket.

Guide/How-to | Animal Shelter, Shelter Transformation

Cat Friendly Practices for Animal Shelters

Animal control pounds and shelters are increasingly reevaluating and changing their programs and services to reflect a more socially-responsible approach to serving the animals and the public. Below are steps agencies and shelters can take to implement humane practices that serve the best interest of cats and the public and improve relations with the community.

Guide/How-to | Alley Cat Allies

Halloween Safety Tips for Cats

White Paper | Animal Shelter, Feral Friends Network

Getting Your Paws on More Money: Overcoming Fundraising Phobia

No matter how much we may wish it wasn’t so, money is essential to achieving our goals for the animals. You need to bring financial resources in on an ongoing basis.

Guide/How-to | Feral Friends Network, Trap-Neuter-Return

Feeding Station Options

Posters | Spay/Neuter, Veterinarian Awareness

Megestrol Acetate (MA) – Short-term Non-surgical Contraception for Female Cats

Newsletter | Alley Cat Allies

Saving Lives with Becky Robinson Alley Cat Allies Veterinary Hospital

Guide/How-to | Community Change

Advocating for Cats – A Quick Guide

5 Ways to Advocate for Cats

You don’t have to do Trap-Neuter-Return in order to help cats. You can make a difference in cats’ lives by working for change at the local level. Help build the movement to expand humane care for cats and end the killing by raising awareness and educating others about feral cats and about what’s going on in our nation’s animal shelters. Use our 5 Ways to Advocate for Cats in Your Community.

Guide/How-to | Veterinarian Awareness

Veterinary Resource Center

Our Veterinary Resource Center has all the answers about cat health and behavior. Veterinarians: read all about community cat medical concerns. Learn more!

Webinar | Animal Shelter, Veterinarian Awareness

Cat Behavior Webinar Series

Do you ever wonder how cats see the world? Can you read your cat’s body language and understand how they feel? By the end of our new Cat Behavior Series, you’ll know all of this and more!