Recently Nathan Winograd, of the No Kill Advocacy Center, wrote a blog post accusing Alley Cat Allies of opposing Oreo’s Law, a proposed New York state bill which would have required public shelters, humane societies, and SPCAs to release almost any animal in their care to any 501(c)3 animal rescue or adoption organization that requested possession of them.

Contrary to Winograd’s assertion, Alley Cat Allies did not oppose Oreo’s Law. We will continue to work with policymakers on this and other legislation beneficial to cats in 2011.

Read our response.