Feral Cats & TNR – In the News

Compassion In ActionCompassion in Action – This brilliant short documentary features the work of the Toronto Feral Cat Coalition and their efforts to tackle Toronto’s massive homeless cat issue.  Thank you to EK Park for dealing with this important issue so thoroughly and with such respect.

2016
Nov 10 – CityTV New Report – Volunteers manage Toronto’s feral cats
Mar 20 – Toronto Sun – It takes a village to help Toronto’s feral cats
Mar 17 – Metro – How the THS’s feral cat colonies help manage outdoor cats
Mar 6 – Toronto Observer – Toronto’s feral cats receive support from local volunteers
Mar 3 – Huffington Post – Keeping Cats Safe And Birds Alive
January – OSPCA Blog – Feral Cats: Caring for your colony in the winter

2015
Dec 5 –  Annex Gleaner – City of Toronto Funds TNR Program 
Oct 16 – CBC – City of Toronto commits $100,000 to address feral cat population
Jan 1 – Toronto Star – Toronto Feral Cats Count on Kind Man’s Care

2014
Dec 12 – CBC News – Toronto’s first ever mass cat-trapping operation
Dec 2 – The Sheridan Sun – Reducing Kitty Crowding, One Colony at a Time 
Mar 10 – Inside Toronto – Partnerships with Toronto Feral Cat Coalition
Jan 27 – Inside Toronto – Helping Toronto’s Alley Cats

2013
Nov 4 – Inside Toronto – Toronto and the no-kill movement
Oct 19 – Weather Network – Purr-fect Events for Feral Cats
Oct 18 – CBC – Toronto Marks First Annual Feral Cat Awareness Week
Oct 16 – SamaratinMag – Toronto Partnering with Cat Rescue Groups re Feral Cats
Oct 14 – Inside Toronto – The Alley Cat Ally – San Francisco embraces “Shelter Neuter Return”
Oct 11 – Toronto Star – Cats from Beach cat hoarding house looking for a fresh start
Sep 25 – CityNews – Toronto Animal Services calling for a Mobile Spay Neuter Clinic
Sep 24 – Toronto Star – Toronto Animal Services wants a mobile Spay/Neuter Clinic
Aug 26 – Inside Toronto – The Alley Cat Ally – A new way to help cats – “Shelter Neuter Return”
Jul 8 – Inside Toronto – The Alley Cat Ally – The importance of weeks 4-8 for taming feral kittens
Mar 5 – SamaritanMag – Cat Build-A-Shelter Program reaches Milestone
Mar 4 – Inside Toronto – The Alley Cat Ally – Trap Neuter Return tales from Cozumel
Feb 28 – Toronto Star – Pondering the Problem of too many cats
Feb 4 – Inside Toronto – The Alley Cat Ally – Recent cat ‘hoarding’ case offers important information
Jan 14 – Inside Toronto – The Alley Cat Ally – Being inspired by the next generation vets

2012
Dec 3 –   Inside Toronto – The Alley Cat Ally – helping the pets of the homeless and vulnerably housed
Nov 12 – Inside Toronto – The Alley Cat Ally – methods to decrease Toronto’s cat overpopulation problem
Oct 26  – Toronto Observer – Removing Pet Quota can Reduce Feral Cats
Oct 16  – CBC News – International Feral Cat Day (Adobe Flash Player Required)
Oct 15  – Inside Toronto – The Alley Cat Ally – Kittens, Upper Respiratory Disease and Shelters
Sep  3   – Inside Toronto – The Alley Cat Ally – A Day in the Life of a Shelter Vet in Toronto
Aug  6   – Inside Toronto – The Alley Cat Ally – Helping the 500 outdoor cats in Regent Park
July  4   – Inside Toronto – The Alley Cat Ally – Training Torontonians to Trap
Jun 7     – YorkRegion.com – Woman Improves Lives of Feral Cats
May 28 – Inside Toronto – The Alley Cat Ally: Taming Wild Kittens
Apr 30  – Inside Toronto – The Alley Cat Ally: From Colony Cat to House Cat
Apr 9  – Inside Toronto – CENTRAL BARK: Pets are healthier when they’re fixed
Apr 2  – Inside Toronto – The Alley Cat Ally: Belize transforms town with its Humane Society
April  – SNAP Magazine – Shelter Building for Homeless Cats at Toronto Humane Society
Feb 29 – The Grid – Cat Trap Fever – Local Cat Rescuer talks about Feral Colonies and TNR
Feb 28 – CBC News – Windsor to spend $75K to help low income people sterilize their cats and to sterlize feral cats
Feb 28 – Global News – Pet Overpopulation a crisis in Toronto
Feb 27 – Inside Toronto – The Alley Cat Ally: Beat the Heat – fix your cat now
Feb 21 – SamaritanMag.org – Animal Lovers Get Busy With Shelter-Building Workshops for Cats
Feb 13 – Inside Toronto – The Alley Cat Ally: TNR movement helping Toronto’s feral cats
Jan 25  – Inside Toronto – Homeless, feral cats in Regent Park to be spayed/neutered
Jan 17  – Inside Toronto – Spay and Neuter Clinic Aims to Control Cat Over-Population

2011
Dec 29 – Inside Toronto – Resources Available to Help Toronto’s Feral Cat Population
Dec 29 – NOW Magazine – I Resolve to Help Feral Kittens
Nov 11 – Inside Toronto – Colony Caretakers look for food donations to help feed feral cats
Oct 25 – City TV News – Helping to Control Toronto’s Feral Cat Population (Adobe Flash Player required)
Oct 14 – Toronto Star – Controlling the Cat Colonies
Oct 13 – Examiner – Alley Cat Allies unites humanitarians on National Feral Cat Day, 10.16.2011
Oct 5 – Toronto Observer – Progress Made but City’s Feral Cat Problem Remains
Sep 7 – Excalibur – Nine Lives but None to Spare
Aug 28 – Hamilton Spectator – Tiger Town should help stray and feral cats
May 30 – Inside Toronto – Humane Society honours two Roncesvalles Residents
Jan 25 – Inside Toronto – Shop owner, resident take up feral cat cause