Congratulations to Don Burrier – 2021 Together Initiative/Toby Franks Community Cat Champion

Congratulations to the 2021 Together Initiative/Toby Franks Community Cat Champion honored at the Ohio Community Cat Summit: DON BURRIER of North Canton! Before retiring, Don was the director of the Elyria Public Library. He is a former board member of the Friendship APL (1980s) in Lorain County. Don has managed and cared for countless outdoor Read More …

Nominations for the 2021 Toby Franks Community Cat Champion Award

Do you know of someone who has done an extraordinary job of working (e.g., trapping, caretaking, spay-neuter services, veterinary care, shelter-based programs, leadership, education, research) on behalf of Ohio’s community cats? Please let us know by nominating him or her for the 2021 Toby Franks Community Cat Champion Award (sponsored by the Rascal Unit Charities).

Dan Spehar and Peter Wolf publish, The Impact of Return-to-Field and Targeted Trap-Neuter-Return on Feline Intake and Euthanasia at a Municipal Animal Shelter in Je fferson County, Kentucky

Dan Spehar and Peter Wolf recently published The Impact of Return-to-Field and Targeted Trap-Neuter-Return on Feline Intake and Euthanasia at a Municipal Animal Shelter in Jefferson County, Kentucky in the journal, Animals, to examine changes in feline euthanasia and intake, as well as additional shelter metrics, at a municipal animal shelter after an RTF program Read More …

Nominations open for the 2020 Toby Franks Community Cat Champion Award!

Do you know of someone who has done an extraordinary job of working (e.g., trapping, caretaking, spay-neuter services, veterinary care, shelter-based programs, leadership, education, research) on behalf of Ohio’s community cats? Please let us know by nominating him or her for the 2020 Toby Franks Community Cat Champion Award (sponsored by the Rascal Unit Charities).

2019 3rd Quarter Network Member Profile: Ohio Barn Cat Placement

Network Member Profile (3rd quarter):OHIO BARN CAT PLACEMENT The mission of Ohio Barn Cat Placement is to secure safe havens for unadoptable cats. Many of the cats they place are pulled from shelters with high euthanasia rates or are rescued from unsafe conditions outdoors. The group solicits barns, nurseries, shops, and businesses in need of Read More …

2019 Community Cat Champion – Laura Evans

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 28, 2019 Contact: Dan Spehar, communitycatsohio@gmail.com, 440-212-1485 The Together Initiative for Ohio’s Community Cats Announces Jackson Township Resident Laura Evans as the Winner of its 2019 Community Cat Champion Award Cleveland, Ohio—The Together Initiative for Ohio’s Community Cats is pleased to announce that Laura Evans of Jackson Township is the recipient Read More …