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You’ll find outdoor cats in most neighborhoods across the U.S. They may be strays (lost or abandoned pets), ferals (fearful of people and not suitable as pets), or pets allowed outside by their owners. Understanding the complex issues related to outdoor cats will help us to reduce their overpopulation and keep cats and wildlife safer.

Caring for Outdoor Cats in Winter

No matter how resourceful outdoor cats are, they need help surviving winter. Follow our tips for making sure your local outdoor cats have shelter, food, and water during the cold months.
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