December 26, 2018
Karen Kraus, Executive Director
Feral Cat Coalition of Oregon
503-797-2606, ext. 105
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
FREE-bruary Spay/Neuter Special for Feral and Stray Cats
Portland, Ore. —The Feral Cat Coalition of Oregon (FCCO) is offering FREE spay/neuter services in February for feral and stray cats. This special is in honor of Spay/Neuter Awareness Month and World Spay Day on February 26th, 2019. Now is the perfect time to spay/neuter cats to prevent litters of kittens in the spring.
Individuals who are feeding feral or stray cats qualify for this special offer, regardless of income or where they live. Services include spay/neuter surgery, vaccines, flea treatment, pain relief medication and an ear-tip for identification. FCCO will also be offering specials for pet cats the last week of February. This special is sponsored by Edward Jones, Shawn Mangum, AAMS, Financial Advisor.
FCCO has humane live traps available to safely catch and transport cats and instructions so even if you haven’t trapped before you’ll be successful. [see trapping video here]
Help the feral and stray cats in your neighborhood this February by improving their welfare and reducing their populations. Surgeries are performed at the FCCO spay/neuter clinic in SW Portland. To schedule an appointment call 503-797-2606 or visit feralcats.com. Space is limited, so call today.
The Feral Cat Coalition of Oregon, a 501c3 organization supported solely through donations, is a spay/neuter program for feral, stray and pet cats living in Oregon and southwest Washington. Its mission is to improve the welfare and reduce the population of feral cats in our area. The program's services are targeted for feral cats who have caregivers feeding them. Caregivers trap the cats, bring them to a clinic and return the cats to where they are being fed with a commitment to feed the cat(s). Feral and stray cat services all provided at no charge. Low cost services are available for pet cats. The organization has spayed and neutered more than 95,000 cats since its inception in 1995.
Spay/Neuter Awareness Month is an annual campaign by the Humane Society of the United States that highlights the importance of spay/neuter programs to prevent pet overpopulation.
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