Leash Law? Understanding Our City Ordinance

Recently, a Kentucky city passed a leash law. Alley Cat Advocates received a number of calls and emails from concerned citizens wondering if this city’s law would have a negative impact on our unowned community cats. It does not. But, … Continued

More Zip Codes Added to Target City’s Unowned Community Cats

Alley Cat Advocates is pleased to announce another successful year in reducing the city’s unowned community cat population, according Karen Little, Executive Director of Alley Cat Advocates.  This means they can target new neighborhoods that need help. After the nonprofit group … Continued

Louisville Shares Its National Model for Success

Alley Cat Advocates earned “bragging rights” as a national model for success for reducing cat overpopulation and creating a safe city for community cats. Alley Cat Advocates Executive Director Karen Little spoke last month in Virginia at a regional symposium … Continued

Ode to Billie – Billie Emergency Fund

Ode to Billie Billie, beloved inspiration for the Billie Emergency Fund, has passed away.  Read her remarkable story below and help us celebrate her life and legacy. Billie’s relationship with Alley Cat Advocates starts in August 2001, when we were … Continued

It’s the Right Thing To Do!

When Alley Cat Advocates was founded, we asked ourselves what this community wanted us to do with the community cats that came to us for their spay/neuter surgery but had medical needs beyond that scheduled surgery. What were we to … Continued

Caretaker Turned Volunteer

I became a caretaker of feral cats in 2007. A stray female cat came to my house in the winter of 2006,  and she had two kittens with her. She was almost starved, full of worms and she would eat … Continued

The Thrill of Your Life

Seriously! Do you want to be a part of the greatest thing happening in Louisville? Do you want to be a part of the biggest positive change for cats ever? Do you want to surround yourself with fantastic, enthusiastic people … Continued

ASPCA Community Partner: A Progress Report

The grant applications have been submitted, reviewed, and approved. The awards have been given.  Now the hard work begins! Alley Cat Advocates, the Kentucky Humane Society, and Louisville Metro Animal Services have collectively agreed to focus on two specific goals … Continued

Eat Your Words!

No time to help?  Feeling badly about that?  Stop Right There!   Take the time to send us $5 and we’ll send you a Kroger Gift Card with your $5 on it.  Every time you reload the card at Kroger, … Continued