Community Cats & TNR in the News (2007)

Follow local New York City and national news concerning feral and stray community cats and Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR).

Meow Mix Donation a Boon for Volunteer Feral Caretakers in NYC
by Out of the Cage!
Wednesday, March 14, 2007

ABC Animal Hospital Hosts Free Feral Cat Spay/Neuters for Spay Day USA
by Out of the Cage!
Wednesday, March 14, 2007

Mayor’s Alliance & Muffin’s Partner on Spay/Neuter Coupons
by Out of the Cage!
Wednesday, March 14, 2007

Nassau Taking Steps Against Feral Cats
by Linda Saslow, The New York Times
Sunday, March 4, 2007

Girl Scouts learn about feral cats
by the Pocono Record
Friday, April 20, 2007

Humane Effort to Control Stray Cats
by Andrea Boyarsky, Staten Island Advance
Friday, May 11, 2007

Slope Street Cats Successfully Relocates Endangered Feral Cat Colony
by Out of the Cage!
Thursday, May 27, 2007

Group aims to keep alley cats from going astray
by Melody Simmons, The Politico
Monday, June 4, 2007

Feral Cat Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) Leaders Coming to the Sunshine State in November
Press Release by New York City Feral Cat Council
Monday, June 25, 2007

Cat ‘Fix’ Eyed
by Heidi Singer, New York Post
Wednesday, July 25, 2007

Plan to deal with wild cats on LI
by Joseph Mallia, Newsday
Tuesday, July 24, 2007

Workshops Offer Instruction on Feral Kitten Care
by Valerie Sicignano, Out of the Cage!
Tuesday, August 14, 2007

Free Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) Workshop in the Bronx
by Out of the Cage!
Tuesday, August 14, 2007

Organization helps stray street cats
by Natalie Shields, The Queens Courier
Thursday, August 30, 2007

Stray but Not Forgotten
by Sue Anne Pressley Montes, The Washington Post
Saturday, September 1, 2007

Feral-Cat Roundup Elicits Yowls Of Protest
by WCBS-TV/AP
Friday, October 26, 2007

Stray Cat Roundup at J.F.K. Worries Rescue Groups
by Corey Kilgannon and Sewell Chan, The New York
Times

Friday, October 26, 2007

Stray Cat Blues: Port Authority Traps Cats at JFK
by Jen Chung, Gothamist
Friday, October 26, 2007

Frequent ‘Liars’ at JFK Over Cat Doom
by Bill Sanderson, New York Post
Saturday, October 27, 2007

Port Authority’s JFK Cat Trapping Intentions Questioned
by Jen Chung, Gothamist
Saturday, October 27, 2007

JFK Airport hunts down cat populations
by Denise Flam, Animal House Blog, Newsday
Saturday, October 27, 2007

Rally Against Port Authority’s JFK Cat Roundup Today
by Jen Chung, Gothamist
Monday, October 29, 2007

Cat People Confront Airport People
by Elias E. Lopez, City Room Blog, The New York Times
Monday, October 29, 2007

N.Y. airport to get rid of cats despite outcry
by Vivianne Rodrigues, Reuters
Monday, October 29, 2007

Animal Lovers Rally To Save JFK Cats
by NY1 News
Monday, October 29, 2007

HSUS Protests Killing of Feral Cats at JFK Airport
by The Humane Society of the United States
Monday, October 29, 2007

Kennedy Airport feral cat roundup draws criticism
by Marlene Naanes, amNewYork
Tuesday, October 30, 2007

Cat fight at JFK: Feline friends want animals neutered, not slain
by Joshua Rhett Miller, Metro New York
Tuesday, October 30, 2007

Missed Opportunity on Airport Cats in 2004
by Sewell Chan, City Room Blog, The New York Times
Tuesday, October 30, 2007

JFK feral cats facing death
by Marlene Naanes, amNewYork
Tuesday, October 30, 2007

Rescuers foster 10 cats caught at Kennedy Airport
by Marlene Naanes, amNewYork
Wednesday, October 31, 2007

Stray cats rounded up at New York airport
by International Animal Rescue
Wednesday, October 31, 2007

JFK Feral Felines Face Extermination
by The Pawz Cauze Show
Wednesday, November 7, 2007

Editorial: Don’t kill cats at Kennedy Airport
by Newsday
Saturday, November 10, 2007

Advocates Fight for JFK Cats
by WNYC
Friday, November 16, 2007

TNR is the only humane and effective way
by Best Friends Animal Society
Friday, November 16, 2007

Better solution for airport cats
Letter to the Editor of Newsday by Nancy Peterson, HSUS
Saturday, November 17, 2007

Cat traps at N.Y. airport spur protest
by Charisse Jones, USA TODAY
Monday, November 19, 2007

Feral cats an issue for JFK airport
by United Press International
Monday, November 19, 2007

Rallying Animal Activists: Change Cat Policy At JFK!
by Joseph Wendelken, Queens Chronicle
Wednesday, November 21, 2007

Trap, neuter, return
Letter to the Editor of USA TODAY by Ed Sayres, ASPCA
Monday, November 26, 2007

End ‘catch and kill’
Letter to the Editor of USA TODAY by Becky Robinson, Alley Cat Allies
Friday, November 30, 2007

Mayor’s Alliance Leads Efforts to Save Feral Cats at JFK Airport
by Out of the Cage!
Tuesday, December 4, 2007

JFK Cats Gain Wide Media Coverage
by Out of the Cage!
Tuesday, December 4, 2007