Lost & Found Cat Resources for a feral cat

Alley Cat Allies Resources

Guide/How-to | Disaster Response, Feral Friends Network, Veterinarian Awareness

COVID-19 Protocols for Veterinarians

White Paper | Veterinarian Awareness

Protocols: Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV) and Feline Leukemia Virus (FeLV) Testing

Many veterinary spay/neuter clinics do not test feral cats for FeLV or FIV, because most enjoy excellent health and are no more likely to be infected with these viruses than owned cats.

White Paper | Veterinarian Awareness

Feline Immunodeficiency Virus (FIV)

White Paper | Veterinarian Awareness

Feline Leukemia Virus (FeLV)

Guide/How-to | Animal Shelter, Veterinarian Awareness

A Visual Guide to Cat Body Language

Cats communicate primarily through body language including their posture, tail, and ears. Learn more by using our visual guide to cat body language.

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!

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.

White Paper | Veterinarian Awareness

Protocols: Spay and Neuter Surgery

White Paper | Cats and Wildlife, Veterinarian Awareness

Biology and Behavior of the Cat

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.

Guide/How-to | Animal Shelter, Kittens / "Leave Them Be", Veterinarian Awareness

Kitten Care Kit

Shelters don’t always have programs to provide the special care that young kittens need, so many kittens are killed in shelters. By using Alley Cat Allies’ Kitten Care Kit, you become a kitten hero—helping your local shelter and saving lives!

White Paper | Kittens / "Leave Them Be", Spay/Neuter, Veterinarian Awareness

Protocols: Pediatric Spay and Neuter