• Letters to the Editor: Feral Cat Hunting Quip Draws Condemnation

    11 days ago - By Alley Cat

    This letter to the editor was published in the Newark Advocate on May 7, 2022 .
    The Immorality of Hunting Cats
    Shame on Licking County Prosecutor Bill Hayes for using his position of leadership in the community to suggest the outrageous and illegal act of hunting cats. Such threats of government-sanctioned cruelty toward any species are unacceptable and must be confronted.
    Cats are sentient creatures who suffer and feel pain. Our culture understands this and therefore rejects institutionalized killing as an immoral concept. In a recent poll, 84 percent of Americans said they prefer that...
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