The Great Feral Cat Debate

The Great Feral Cat Debate

Michele Berger
Published: 09/23/2009

                  
GrayGray, a feral cat cared for by the homeowner whose yard she lives in.
Photo: Kathy Doucette, Flickr Creative Commons.

The debate over TNR (Trap, Neuter, and Return) programs and how to deal with feral cats often pits animal-rights activists against wildlife advocates. Bird lovers contend that wild cats kill hundreds of millions of birds each year. Cat lovers say that the felines don’t deserve to die.

In the September-October Audubon, Ted Williams tackles this touchy topic. Click here for the full article, "Felines Fatales".

How do you think communities should treat feral cats?