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May 08, 2014, 12:41 ET

Group says: Veterinarians are the key to getting control of the feral cat population

On May 27, 2014, Alley Cat Rescue (ACR) will be hosting its Fifth Annual Feral Cat Spay Day to encourage the veterinary community and the public to...

Feb 05, 2013, 12:59 ET
International Cat Protection Group says: "FWS and the Smithsonian are playing a dangerous game."  (PRNewsFoto/Alley Cat Rescue)

International Cat Protection Group says: "FWS and the Smithsonian are playing a dangerous game."

 Alley Cat Rescue (ACR), the international cat protection organization, urges environmentalists to act cautiously when pronouncing that they...

Nov 01, 2012, 11:42 ET
Feral kitten is ear-tipped to identify that she has been fixed in a trap-neuter-return program.  (PRNewsFoto/Alley Cat Rescue)

International Cat Protection Group says: "Environmental Scientists are playing a dangerous game."

 Alley Cat Rescue (ACR), the international cat protection organization, urges environmentalists to act cautiously when pronouncing that they...

Jun 05, 2012, 13:33 ET

Alley Cat Rescue's National Feral Cat Survey

Since 1990 the mass killing of feral cats has become unpopular as nonlethal methods of control have shown a better, more effective way to control...

Nov 17, 2011, 10:15 ET

ACR is Asking for Control of Feral Cats Without Killing

Just when cities' budgets are stretched to the limits and local animal control agencies are already overwhelmed, the American Bird Conservancy...

Apr 08, 2011, 09:57 ET

Alley Cat Rescue Hosts Free Feral Cat Spay Day

On April 27, 2011, Alley Cat Rescue (ACR) will be hosting its second annual Free Feral Cat Spay Day to encourage the veterinary community and the...

Jan 05, 2010, 14:43 ET

Alley Cat Rescue Announces Free Feral Cat Spay Day: Helping to Curb Cat Overpopulation

On April 27, 2010, Alley Cat Rescue (ACR) will launch Free Feral Cat Spay Day to encourage the veterinary community and individuals to get...

Mar 20, 2009, 13:46 ET

Cats Versus Birds: The Debate Continues

With a new report out from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the debate of bird versus cat continues. According to a statement from Darin...

Jun 20, 2008, 01:00 ET

Our Domestic Cat's Ancestors Are in Trouble!

MT. RAINIER, Md., June 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today's domestic cat derived from the African Wildcat (Felis lybica). New evidence shows...

May 01, 2008, 01:00 ET

Alley Cat Rescue: Will Work for Food

MT. RAINIER, Md., May 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Alley Cat Rescue is offering an opportunity for farmers to obtain "mouse patrollers" and for...

Oct 04, 2007, 01:00 ET

Will Work For Food

MT. RAINIER, Md., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Alley Cat Rescue is offering an opportunity for farmers to obtain "mouse patrollers" and for...