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#NoKill

A Slaughter With No End

Seven years and $800,000 later, the City of Los Angeles continues to systematically put to death┬ácommunity cats. In 2009, several anti-cat groups filed a lawsuit against the City of Los Angeles in a bid to prevent community cats from being saved from death at the pound via sterilization. A Superior […]

Kindness is a Two Way Street

A new study looked at the killing of dingoes as a method of protecting people and found that it doesn’t work. In fact, it found that it makes things worse. Killing wild dogs led “to social instability and diminished territorial integrity in the dingo population, resulting in both increased human–dingo […]

Demonizing Cats

According to People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, ‘Cats smell, they are a nuisance, make too much noise, are a public health and rabies threat, transmit disease and parasites, including “roundworms, hookworms, and even plague,” and “terrorize and kill” 15 billion other animals a year.’ The only thing missing […]

A World War on Cats

Australia will kill 2,000,000 cats in five years. New Zealand has announced that it will exterminate every community cat in the country. Hawaii officials want to wipe the state free of community cats. Washington, D.C., officials want to eradicate cats. And now there is a call to exterminate cats throughout the […]

For the Love of Cats, Rats, and Birds

Every time I post an article about saving community cats, somebody will post a comment about how important they are to kill rats. Those kinds of comments make me cringe. Indeed, we rightfully recoil when bird advocates call for the round up and killing of cats, judging cats less worthy […]