Dan Spehar and Peter Wolf publish Integrated Return-To-Field and Targeted Trap-Neuter-Vaccinate- Return Programs Result in Reductions of Feline Intake and Euthanasia at Six Municipal Animal Shelters

  Dan Spehar and Peter Wolf recently published a new report in the Frontiers of Veterinary Science journal: Integrated Return-To-Field and Targeted Trap-Neuter-Vaccinate-Return Programs Result in Reductions of Feline Intake and Euthanasia at Six Municipal Animal Shelters You can read the article Frontiers in Veterinary Science.

Toby Franks wins inaugural Together Initiative Community Cat Champion Award

Toby Franks wins inaugural Together Initiative Community Cat Champion Award A practitioner of TNR for over 13 years Has personally trapped and returned (after sterilization and vaccination) over 1,200 cats Current clinic manager at Alter Clinic Animal Care in Canton Past clinic manager at One of a Kind Pet in Akron Past recipient of the Read More …

New Program: Community Cat Champion Award (sponsored by the Rascal Unit)

New Program: Community Cat Champion Award (sponsored by the Rascal Unit) to be presented annually by the Together Initiative for Ohio’s Community Cats Award to be presented in recognition of exemplary work benefiting Ohio’s community cats (e.g., trapping, caretaking, spay-neuter services, veterinary care, shelter-based programs, leadership, education, research). Activities are not limited to those listed Read More …

Dan Spehar and Peter Wolf publish an examination of the Impact of an Integrated Program of Return-to-Field and Targeted Trap-Neuter-Return on Feline Intake and Euthanasia at a Municipal Animal Shelter

A recently published paper in the journal Animals, co-authored by Together Initiative co-founder Dan Spehar and Peter Wolf of the Best Friends Animal Society, examines the impact of an integrated return-to-field (RTF) and targeted trap-neuter-return (TNR) program on intake and euthanasia rates at a Municipal Animal Shelter. You can access the paper here.

Dan Spehar and Peter Wolf publish in-depth account and analysis of the pioneering efforts of the Merrimack River Feline Rescue Society

      A recently published paper in the journal Animals, co-authored by Together Initiative co-founder Dan Spehar and Peter Wolf of the Best Friends Animal Society, examines an iconic TNR program. The article provides an in-depth account and analysis of the pioneering efforts of the Merrimack River Feline Rescue Society on the Newburyport, MA Read More …