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Jan 17, 2018, 15:19 ET After California Disasters, Alley Cat Allies Brings Help

After wildfires and mudslides ravaged California, many companion cats and community cats have been displaced from their homes and remain in peril....


Oct 12, 2017, 12:50 ET Global Cat Day Is October 16

Alley Cat Allies will celebrate the international premiere of Global Cat Day on Oct. 16, 2017, as a day for people around the world to stand up for...


Sep 06, 2017, 19:01 ET Hurricane Preparation Tips for Pet Owners, Cat Caregivers in Path of Irma

As Hurricane Irma approaches Florida and the Southeastern United States, Alley Cat Allies, the international advocacy organization dedicated to...


Sep 03, 2017, 13:29 ET Alley Cat Allies Deploys Resources to Gulf Coast for Hurricane Recovery

Alley Cat Allies has deployed an expert, bilingual disaster response team and is sending additional resources to help Texas and Louisiana...


Apr 14, 2017, 10:04 ET Alley Cat Allies Extends Observation Of National Animal Care & Control Appreciation Week Throughout April

Alley Cat Allies is extending the observation of National Animal Care & Control Appreciation Week, held April 9-15, throughout the month of...


Oct 10, 2016, 13:05 ET National Feral Cat Day® Is October 16

Cat advocates have scheduled over 1,000 events worldwide to join Alley Cat Allies in celebrating the 16th anniversary of National Feral Cat Day on...


Jun 28, 2016, 13:39 ET Alley Cat Allies Announces 2016 National Feral Cat Day® Theme

 Alley Cat Allies, the only national advocacy organization dedicated to the humane treatment of cats, today announced "All Cats All...


Jun 03, 2016, 20:10 ET New York Moves to Dismiss Speculative Allegations Made Against Cats at Jones Beach

 Alley Cat Allies applauds the State of New York's motion to dismiss a complaint filed by the American Bird Conservancy (ABC) in New York...


Apr 12, 2016, 09:31 ET Alley Cat Allies Offers Five Tips To Help Kittens This Spring

As springtime begins so does "kitten season" – when babies are born to cats who have not yet been spayed or neutered. People don't always...


Feb 10, 2016, 16:35 ET Becky Robinson to Present on Trap-Neuter-Return at the Business of Saving Lives Conference in Sydney, Australia

Becky Robinson, president and founder of Alley Cat Allies, will present at the Helen Woodward Animal Center's The Business of Saving Lives...


Oct 09, 2015, 09:18 ET National Feral Cat Day® Celebrated Worldwide Oct. 16

 Cat advocates worldwide have scheduled over 700 events to advocate for the lives of cats and kittens on the 15th anniversary of National Feral...


Aug 02, 2013, 12:51 ET Alley Cat Allies Offers Blueprints to Transform Communities - and Save Cats' Lives - at National Conference

Program to feature visionaries who are changing shelter practices—and making significant impact Advocates working to change communities...


Aug 02, 2013, 12:29 ET 13th Annual National Feral Cat Day (Oct. 16) Highlights Growing National Movement toward More Compassionate Communities

Alley Cat Allies to release "blueprints" to change animal sheltering practices and save cats' lives  The 13th annual National Feral Cat...


Jan 30, 2013, 10:28 ET Alley Cat Allies Responds To Nature Study's Claims On Cats And Birds

Calls study sensational, distorted science that relies on old or discredited research Alley Cat Allies, the only national advocacy...


Nov 01, 2012, 22:34 ET Alley Cat Allies Mobilizes As 'Boardwalk Cats' Return To Colonies Following Hurricane Sandy

Disaster Response Team on the ground to assess and re-build shelters; help locals connect to resources  Alley Cat Allies, the only...


Oct 09, 2012, 07:00 ET Alley Cat Allies Surveys Alabama Veterinarians on Support of Spay/Neuter Clinic Measure

Alley Cat Allies, the only national advocacy organization dedicated to the protection and humane treatment of cats, today reported on answers from...


Aug 08, 2012, 12:00 ET Alley Cat Allies Criticizes Extremist Bird Group's Response To University Of Georgia Research

Alley Cat Allies Criticizes Extremist Bird Group's Response To University Of Georgia Research Says American Bird Conservancy's campaign of...


Jul 12, 2012, 10:47 ET Alley Cat Allies Denounces Arkansas Game And Fish Commission For Trapping And Removing Cats

Urges Commission not to waste tax dollars on failed method at Heber Springs  Alley Cat Allies, the only national advocacy organization...


Jul 11, 2012, 15:32 ET Alley Cat Allies Denounces False Rumors Linking Toxoplasmosis And Cat Ownership Says Infection More Likely From Other Sources, No Reason To Stop Caring For Cats

 Alley Cat Allies, the only national advocacy organization dedicated to the protection and humane treatment of cats, today refuted media...


Jun 29, 2012, 17:56 ET Alley Cat Allies Offers Remote Assistance To Fire-affected Regions Of Colorado

Hotline available for residents who need help with outdoor cats  Alley Cat Allies, the only national advocacy organization dedicated to...


Jun 04, 2012, 19:22 ET Alley Cat Allies Applauds Wake County For Supporting Lifesaving Policies For Cats

Lawmakers vote in favor of Trap-Neuter-Return, overturning ordinances that kill cats  Alley Cat Allies, the only national advocacy...


May 29, 2012, 18:04 ET Alley Cat Allies Urges Santa Ana To Stop Killing Cats in Typhus Eradication Effort

Urges officials to control the source of the disease, fleas, by helping residents treat pets Alley Cat Allies, the only national advocacy...


Apr 05, 2012, 15:07 ET Alley Cat Allies Calls on Loews to Stop Cat Trapping After Cruelty Exposed By Hotel Guests, Photos

Eyewitnesses say cats left uncovered in traps for hours in hot sun; injuries reported Alley Cat Allies, the only national advocacy...


Mar 29, 2012, 14:43 ET Alley Cat Allies Denounces Loews' Decision to Trap and Remove Cats at Orlando Resort

  Cats face death at animal control; decision called "hypocritical and heartless"  Alley Cat Allies, the only national advocacy...


Mar 13, 2012, 16:46 ET Alley Cat Allies Presses for Better Policies for Canton, Ohio Cats

Criticizes city council vote to renew animal control contract, despite citizen opposition  Alley Cat Allies, the only national advocacy...