February 25, 2014
On World Spay Day 2014 more than 600 event organizers around the world hosted hundreds of events and spaying or neutering thousands of animals, raising awareness of how lowering birth rates reduces the number of animals who will face euthanasia in shelters or death on the streets
July 26, 2013
Cat advocates and conservationists aren’t known for their collaboration. In Hawaii an HSUS-led coalition has set out to change that—by keeping cats safe and away from threatened and endangered wildlife.
June 21, 2013
The California Rehabilitation Center, a state prison facility in Norco, The HSUS and Best Friends Animal Society urge the California Rehabilitation Center in Norco to stop withholding food and water from 80 to 100 cats and kittens and prohibiting all staff from providing care for the cats, who are now ill and starving.
February 15, 2013
HSVMA Sponsors World Spay Day Event in Madison to Sterilize Cats and Educate Veterinary Professional Students
The Humane Society Veterinary Medical Association is sponsoring a spay/neuter clinic conducted by the Dane County Friends of Ferals in conjunction with Madison College on Saturday, Feb. 16.
January 30, 2013
Wayne Pacelle, president and CEO of The Humane Society of the United States, issued the following statement in response to the study published in Nature Communications by scientists from the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on cat predation:
December 13, 2012
The Humane Society of the United States Calls for New Ordinances to Protect Biloxi Colony Cat Caretakers
The following is a statement from Lydia Sattler, Mississippi state director for The Humane Society of the United States, on a recent sentencing of 78-year-old Dawn Summers, a caregiver of a free-roaming cat colony in her community in Biloxi, Miss. who was charged with exceeding a cat ownership limit ordinance, and sentenced to 100 hours of community service/
December 3, 2012
Leading scientists, veterinarians, animal advocates and others interested in the range of concerns associated with the presence of cats outdoors will convene in Marina del Rey, Calif., on Dec. 3-4, for “The Outdoor Cat: Science and Policy from a Global Perspective,” a conference devoted to the latest scholarship and knowledge on the subject.
August 22, 2012
Formerly feral cats of San Nicolas Island want for nothing at the Wildlife Center
August 10, 2012
Katie Lisnik, director of cat protection and policy for The Humane Society of the United States, issued a statement in response to the cat predation study recently released by University of Georgia researcher Kerrie Anne Loyd
January 11, 2012
Winter can be brutal in upstate NY where temperatures in the single digits are common. For those animals living outside, even their fur coats aren’t enough to keep them alive. No one is more aware of this than Audrey Kramer, a feral cat caretaker from Rochester.
November 22, 2011
The HSUS works to protect both feral cats and wildlife .We not only support trap-neuter-return (TNR) but also investigate new approaches to keeping cats and wild animals safe.
October 14, 2011
The HSUS Celebrates National Feral Cat Day with 100 Scholarships for New Yorkers to Become Certified Feral Cat Caretakers
In celebration of the tenth annual National Feral Cat Day on October 16, The HSUS invites New Yorkers to take advantage of a free opportunity to become certified feral cat caretakers with the New York City Feral Cat Initiative, a joint program of the Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals and Neighborhood Cats.
August 8, 2011
The Fund for Animals Wildlife Center staff socializes San Nicolas Island cats and two kittens find a forever home.
July 25, 2011
An HSUS editor by day, Julie Falconer spends her off hours helping feral cats—an animal cause near to her heart and miles from the office.
July 15, 2011
A video from our vaults shows that styles may change, but the basics of being a responsible pet owner are timeless.
January 3, 2011
Keep cats inside for their own safety—and to protect your wild neighbors.
September 15, 2010
David Fyfe of Kingwood, Texas, sent us his own plans for the feral cat shelters he built at his home.
July 28, 2010
Build a simple shelter for feral cats with this easy design
July 15, 2010
Blueprints for a custom-designed feral cat condo