Cats have lived outdoors for more than 10,000 years.
In the last decade, the number of local governments with official policies endorsing Trap-Neuter-Return has increased TENFOLD.
More than 70% of all cats who enter shelters are killed there, including virtually 100% of feral cats.
Feral cats can have the same lifespan as pet cats.
Last year, there were 450 National Feral Cat Day® events.
Alley Cat Allies started National Feral Cat Day® in 2001.
The nation’s animal shelter system is the #1 cause of death for cats.
More than 40% of Americans have fed an outdoor cat.
More than 80% of Americans think it’s more humane to leave a stray cat where he is to live out his life than to have him caught and killed.