Cats In Action Works To Feed, Neuter Feral Cats In WrightwoodIt's estimated there are upwards of 500,000 feral cats in Chicago. With this type of support, the hope is to tame the population and keep those on the street healthy.
'It Takes Just Five Minutes To Save A Cat's Life': How To Protect Feral Cats During The Dangerous Cold SpellThe dangerously-cold temperatures plaguing Chicago this week could be deadly for many outdoor creatures, including the estimated 200,000 feral cats that live in the Chicago area.
Homeless Man's Death Gives New Life For His Feral Cats"These cats meant everything to him. They ate before he ate."
Chicago Man Trapping Cats Hopes To Get City's AttentionHe says the city could be doing more to tackle the cat population on the West and South Sides; traps are an effort to get his point across.
Man Trapped More Than 40 Feral Cats, Says He Will ContinueChicago's Animal Care and Control is warning cat owners, and those who care for feral cat colonies, about a man who’s been out trapping cats.
Feral Cats Put To Work To Keep Rats Away Got rats? Meet the exterminators. Hundreds of cats are being hired and put to work at local homes and businesses.
Woman At Odds With Hawthorne Race Course Over Care For Feral CatsA Stickney woman who has been caring for a feral cat colony at Hawthorne Race Course says the track’s owner has cut her access and wants the colony gone.
North Side's 47th Ward Using Feral Cats To Catch RatsTo combat the rat problem in Chicago, one North Side ward is turning to alley cats.
Winter Is Tough On Feral CatsThere are several ways to help abandoned and former pet cats-gone-wild make it through the harsh winter.