Lost & Found Cat Resources for a feral cat

Alley Cat Allies Resources

Research | Trap-Neuter-Return

Trap-Neuter-Return Research Compendium

White Paper | Trap-Neuter-Return

All About Community Cats

Learn about feral cats in your community. Why can’t they be adopted? How does Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) work? Find out.

Research | Trap-Neuter-Return

Why Trap-Neuter-Return Feral Cats? The Case for TNR

What is Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR)? Trap-Neuter-Return is the humane & effective approach to community cats. It stabilizes cat populations by stopping reproduction. Learn more about TNR & how it improves the lives of community cats.

Guide/How-to | Alley Cat Allies, Animal Shelter, Community Change, Kittens / "Leave Them Be", Trap-Neuter-Return

The Cat Socialization Continuum: A Guide to Interactions Between Cats and Humans

Alley Cat Allies' "The Cat Socialization Continuum: A Guide to Interactions Between Cats and Humans" will help you understand the many degrees of socialization cats can exhibit and how to apply that knowledge to best care for, help, and protect them.

Guide/How-to | Trap-Neuter-Return

Alley Cat Allies’ Heated Water Bowl Recommendations

Guide/How-to | Disaster Response, Trap-Neuter-Return

COVID-19 Guide: Safety Tips and Precautions for Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR)

Guide/How-to | Trap-Neuter-Return

Drop & Box Trap Options for Cats

White Paper | Trap-Neuter-Return, Veterinarian Awareness

Community Cat TNR Protocol: Eartipping

Eartipping is an effective and universally accepted method to identify a spayed or neutered and vaccinated feral cat. It is the removal of the distal one-quarter of a cat’s left ear, which is approximately 3/8 inch, or 1 cm, in an adult and proportionally smaller in a kitten.

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

How to Implement an Organizational Trap-Neuter-Return Program

Video | Trap-Neuter-Return

All About Trap-Neuter-Return

What is Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR)? Learn the basics of the only humane, effective approach to community cats—and you’ll understand why countless towns and cities are embracing it.

Brochures | Trap-Neuter-Return

Social Distancing and TNR Handout

Research | Trap-Neuter-Return, Veterinarian Awareness

Feral Cats and the Public—A Healthy Relationship

The science behind why feral cats are safe members of our communities.