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Feature June 2014 Issue

Helping the Local Stray Cat

Eartipping, the removal of one-quarter of a cat's left ear, is a humane and recognized method to identify a spayed or neutered and vaccinated feral cat.

Helping the Local Stray Cat

Some cats will never be adoptable, but humane trapping to spay/neuter will benefit the population.

They’re in alleyways, restaurant dumpsters and campgrounds. Sometimes, they even end up living in your backyard. They’re usually skinny, suspicious and scared. These are feral cats, reverted to their wild state, trying to survive in an often unwelcoming world.

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