• Letter to the Editor: UIS should reinstate trap-neuter-return

    2 years ago - By Alley Cat

    Published in The State Journal-Register on December 13, 2018.
    The University of Illinois-Springfield has made a terrible error in judgement by stopping students, staff and residents from continuing an established Trap-Neuter-Return program on campus. This policy will lead to cats being killed and should be immediately reversed.
    TNR is the only humane and effective approach to community cat populations. Through TNR, outdoor cats are humanely caught, spayed or neutered, vaccinated and returned to their outdoor homes. Scientific studies show that TNR ends the breeding cycle, stabilizes cat...
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