• DeQuincy, La., to Vote On Dangerous Ordinance for Cats

    7 days ago - By Alley Cat

    Today, January 10, the city council of DeQuincy, Louisiana, is scheduled to meet and vote on a dangerous ordinance in a desperate attempt to “control” community cat caregivers and in false hope that words on paper will make cats disappear. The draft ordinance bans the feeding of “feral animals,” including community cats, on “city owned property” and “within a 100-yard radius of any private residence or public right of way.”
    This measure is sorely misguided and all but unenforceable. It would only discourage citizens from caring for cats, including providing critical spay and neuter...
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