Archive for March, 2019

March 21st, 2019

TNR Certification Workshop & Online Course – NYC Feral Cat …

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Note: The benefits of an in-person workshop include face-to-face interaction with the instructor, hands-on practice with traps, and the ability to network with fellow caretakers. While attending an in-person workshop is the preferred method for learning about TNR, if you absolutely cannot attend an in-person workshop, we hope you will use the online certification option. This self-paced, free recorded webinar offers instruction on how to be a safe and effective caretaker of feral and stray cat colonies by using TNR

March 21st, 2019

Home – Voters for Animal Rights

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VFAR focuses exclusively on political advocacy for animals in New York. We mobilize voters and organize lobbying efforts to give a voice to animals.

March 21st, 2019

For Animals Inc. | NYC Animal Rescue & Adoption | Home …

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Every rescue and every adoption provides us with an opportunity to educate members of the public about feral cats, TNR, and animal overpopulation. When trapping feral cats we explain to the community that TNR is a humane alternative to eradication, and that nuisances such as…

March 21st, 2019

A Closer Look at Community Cats | Stray Cats | TNR | ASPCA

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A Closer Look at Community CatsCommon Misconceptions and Ways to Help While the number of community cats in the United States is estimated to be in the tens of millions, sadly, many communities still opt to control populations using outdated, ineffective methodsincluding lethal elimination or relocation. Community cats who end up in shelters make up a large percentage of cats euthanized throughout the country every year. The ASPCA endorses Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) as the only proven humane and effective method to manage community cat colonies

March 5th, 2019

Beware of Aggressive Yellow Jackets | Sterns Chatter

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Yellow jackets are one of Augusts more unpleasant pests. These aggressive predatory wasps are most numerous in late summer and early fall. They live in massive colonies of 4,000 to 5,000, building their nests in the ground, in trees or shrubs, and in protected places around your home, like eaves, attics, sheds, etc