Would you like to keep 2,000 pets out of your shelter this year?

February 1, 2016

If your shelter, or a shelter you work with, still hasn’t signed up for the Million Cat Challenge, ask them if they’d like to find out how to keep 2,000 pets each year with their families and out of the shelter! Most pets at highest risk of entering shelters belong to people who would like […]

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The Million Cat Challenge: What’s in it for your shelter?

December 17, 2015

The Million Cat Challenge has lots to offer participating shelters, from grant opportunities to connections with peers at other shelters to access to some of the top experts in cat sheltering!

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A gift from Best Friends for National Feral Cat Day!

October 16, 2015

It’s like Christmas in October! Best Friends has made its 23-chapter Community Cat Programs guide available on their website, complete with a shout-out to our own Dr. Julie Levy and Dr. Kate Hurley, just in time for National Feral Cat Day!

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Million Cat Challengers make love visible

January 8, 2015

You’d think the first post on this blog would be about cats. That would make sense – it is the Million Cat Challenge, after all. But after all these months madly working on the website and emailing back and forth with animal welfare organizations across the country, talking nothing but cats, cats, cats, I find myself moved to write…

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Saving the lives of one million cats

Animal shelters across North America are coming together to save the lives of one million more cats in the next five years. It’s all part of a joint campaign of the Maddie’s Shelter Medicine Program at the University of Florida and the UC Davis Koret Shelter Medicine Program.

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