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Community Approaches to Feral Cats

Problems, Alternatives, and Recommendations (Public Policy Series)

by Margaret R. Slater

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  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Humane Society Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Feral cats,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • United States,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Animal shelters,
  • Cats,
  • Cats - Care/Health,
  • Cats - General,
  • Nature,
  • Pets,
  • Trapping,
  • Nature / Cats,
  • Pets / Cats / General,
  • Control

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages140
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9860705M
    ISBN 100965894258
    ISBN 109780965894258
    OCLC/WorldCa49276601

    Addresses the challenges of pet overpopulation, particularly the impact of millions of feral cats on public health and the environment. Presents information written in the manner of expanded conference proceedings, delivering the latest insights and most current . We at Canterbury Cats Protection have people who can do talks for schools or other community organisations. Please call or contact us with the online form if you want to request a free talk. One of Cats Protection’s key aims is to educate people about cats and their care.


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages ; 23 cm. Contents: Definitions --Control or management of feral and other free-roaming cats --Participants in feral cat management --Community-level approaches --Issues surrounding feral/free-roaming cats --Grass-roots approaches --Animal shelter approaches --Veterinary involvement --Government involvement.

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Slater. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 1. Feral cats. Feral cats—Control. Feral cats—United. Research shows that Trap-Neuter-Return (TNR) is the humane, effective approach for community cats.

TNR improves cats’ lives, addresses community concerns, stabilizes colonies, and helps cats and people co-exist.

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Slater at Barnes & Noble. FREE B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpPages: She currently provides epidemiological and statistical support for staff across the ASPCA.

Slater has more than 90 peer-reviewed publications and 2 books. Her book, Community Approaches to Feral Cats: Problems, Alternatives, and Recommendations, was published by the Humane Society Press in A feral cat is a cat who has either never had any contact with humans Community Approaches to Feral Cats book her contact with humans has diminished over time.

She is fearful of people and survives on her own outdoors. A feral Community Approaches to Feral Cats book is not likely to ever become a lap cat or enjoy living indoors. Kittens born to feral cats can be socialized.

at an early age and adopted into homes. Community Approaches to Feral Cats book cats have had little to no interaction with humans. Many feral cats are born in the wild, and others have been abandoned by their owners or have become lost.

Regardless of their origins, feral cats are generally fearful of human interaction, and will more likely scratch or bite you than snuggle up in your lap (at Community Approaches to Feral Cats book at first). Because of this fear, taming a feral cat can be difficult%(12).

THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN STRAY CATS AND FERAL CATS Community Cats Before I delve into the differences, I want to address the term “Community Cats.” I first became aware of the importance of this term in when I took a tour of Allie Cat Allies’ Atlantic City Boardwalk Cats Project.

On the tour Alice Burton, Associate Director of Animal. The Community Cat Program allows residents to bring stray or feral cats to the shelter to be altered. The cats, if feral or unadoptable, will be spayed or neutered (free of charge), have their ear tipped (to help identify cats that have already been altered), and be vaccinated with core vaccines.

This book also covers current topics such as welfare issues with feral cats and human-cat interactions. Providing a veterinary perspective as well as an ethological one, this is an important read for veterinarians, shelter workers, animal behaviourists and students of veterinary medicine and animal welfare, while also being of interest to pet.

Bruno H. Pypendop, Jan E. Ilkiw, in The Cat, Anesthetic Options for Feral Cats. Feral cats are domesticated cats that have reverted to a wild state and for safety reasons should be regarded as wild animals.

Attempts to reduce overpopulation by trapping and removal have been largely unsuccessful, insofar as the cats remaining in the colonies continue to breed, filling the void left by.

New Book, Cat Wars, Looks At What To Do With Free-Ranging Cats: Cosmos And Culture A new book — and an extraordinary backlash to it. In her book, Community Approaches to Feral Cats, Margaret Slater, DVM, PhD, defines a feral cat as “any cat who is too poorly socialized to be handled (and therefore must be trapped or sedated for examination) and who cannot be placed into a typ-ical pet home.” The number of feral cats in the United States is unknown.

Participants are asked to drop off feral cats at Arlington Animal Services ( SE Green Oaks Blvd.) between 8 a.m. and 9 a.m. The offer is available for the first 20 cats, and each cat must arrive in a trap.

When Community Cats Need a New Address: Secrets to a Successful Relocation Program June 1, Learn how to start and run a community cat relocation program, how to use low stress humane trapping methods for community cats, and how to evaluate community cats to determine if they are best suited for a relocation program.

Trap–neuter–return or Trap–neuter–release, commonly known as TNR, is a method for attempting to humanely and effectively manage free-roaming domestic process involves live-trapping the cats, having them spayed or neutered (aka: desexed), ear-tipped for identification and, if possible, vaccinated, then releasing them back into their territory.

They’ve written a book covering everything from the ABCs to the rocket science of community cat management, and they’re giving it away as a free download. Topics covered include: The history of the TNR movement The importance of leadership Who in your community is.

“Pro and con is an easy way to categorize,” says Dr. Margaret Slater, a veterinary epidemiologist from Texas A&M University and author of Community Approaches to Feral Cats.

“But almost everybody has a gradation of views. Regarding vaccinating feral cats, Dr. Julie Levy of Operation Catnip and Dr. Margaret Slater, who wrote the book Community Approaches to Feral Cats, both provide information on this topic. Homeless Cat Management Team provides a rabies vaccination for each cat over three months of age.

A feral cat might look exactly like a pet cat, but don’t be fooled. Feral cats survive by avoiding human interaction. When properly cared for, feral cats are happier outdoors in their own territory and are able to exhibit their natural behaviors.

The best care for feral cats is TNR and a diligent caregiver. Community Approaches to Feral Cats: Problems, Alternatives, and Recommendations--The Humane Society of the United States outlines why the euthanasia of feral cats does not lower feral cat populations.

It is not a solution to that works. Many millions of feral cats live in the U.S. and millions are euthanized each year by shelters. Community Approaches to Feral Cats: Problems, Alternatives and Recommendations by Margaret R. Slater,Humane Society of the US (HSUS) "Veterinarian Margaret R.

Slater offers a comprehensive, compassionate review of the issues surrounding feral cats and a variety of solutions to feral cat problems in communities large and small. She also. The “Cats Safe at Home Campaign” includes innovative outreach and engagement strategies, multifaceted approaches including Trap, Neuter and Return (TNR) to reduce the number of free-roaming cats, a nationally lauded “Catio Tour,” community science, and a policy agenda.

In book: Shelter Medicine for Veterinarians and Staff, Second Edition, pp Shelter overcrowding of cats, including free-roaming, feral, or community cats, is a major problem in parts of. Community Approaches To Feral Cats Problems Alternatives ~ If searched for the book by Margaret R Slater Community Approaches to Feral Cats Problems Alternatives and Recommendations Public Policy Series in pdf format then youve come to the right website We presented the utter version of this ebook in ePub txt PDF doc DjVu forms.

Moller, H. and Alterio, N. () Home range and spatial organisation of stoats (Mustela erminea), ferrets (Mustela furo) and feral house cats (Felis catus) on coastal grasslands, Otago Peninsula, New Zealand: implications for yellow-eyed penguin (Megadyptes antipodes) by: Feral cats as a rule want absolutely nothing to do with you.

Or me. Or anything other than other feral things. They are wild animals and only a fool would traipse out looking to ‘adopt’ one out of a field somewhere. But then there’s us. We’re a sp.

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With that these are the way I describe different feral cats. I know it is not text book definitions. These are just the terms I use myself. The Stray Cat-Many people assume because a cat is living outside that they are "feral" this is not true.

These cats are unfortunate results of someone who has abandoned the cat or let it live outside on it. Just keeping cats as indoor pets only and finding a way to get feral cats off the streets would help wildlife immensely.

My only real criticism of the book is that I wish the potential solutions chapter had a This is a good book for anyone interested in preserving wildlife, but especially for cat lovers, as the book demonstrates repeatedly that /5.

Read Dr Peter P Marra’s book, Cat Wars, for a more scientific approach and understanding of the multi-faceted damages feral cats cause the approaches to actually reducing the populations, which includes euthanasia of feral cats, rehome and socialize feral cats where possible, contain them in catios or indoors, neuter all cats prior to the.

Download these guidelines for living with feral and community cats. Love on the lease - Matt Wildman - May/June Las Vegas apartment complex takes a winning approach to community cats And the dozens of community cats who call The Palms home are grateful.

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Shelter policy changes to reduce intake of healthy community cats when euthanasia is the likely outcome. Their narratives document the complexities that autistic individuals navigate--in both educational and community settings--when choosing to use approaches that utilize letter boards and keyboards.

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Crowell-Davis (auth.), Irene Rochlitz (eds.) Animal welfare is download pdf increasing interest worldwide, but particularly from those in developed countries, who now have the knowledge and resources to be able to offer the best management systems for their farm animals, as well as potentially being able to offer.In previous chapter we ebook to feral cats at the shelter.

In this chapter we examine these ebook in more detail to see what they can teach us about cat behavior and the shelter community. The termferal catis generally applied to domestic cats who are born and raised independently of humans. Those who have studied or observed such cats over.