Save the Date: Frankfort Avenue Easter Parade

Look for Alley Cat Advocates in the 26th annual Frankfort Avenue Easter Parade! Volunteers will be pouncing from Stilz to Pope Street beginning at approximately 11:30am. Celebrate the return of spring as you watch antique cars, the Mounted Sheriff’s Posse, … Continued

Alley Cat Advocates Celebrates 19th Anniversary

Today we celebrate our 19th anniversary. Thanks to caretakers, volunteers and donors, Alley Cat Advocates has been working to empty our local shelters and make Louisville the safest city in the country for community cats since 1999. Alley Cat Advocates … Continued

Ommmm for Alley Cats!

You’re invited! 502 Power Yoga is hosting a $5 Karma Class to benefit Alley Cat Advocates on Sunday, March 11, 4 – 5:15pm. Register to join Baely Talley for a 75-minute Power Vinyasa flow! The room is heated to 90 … Continued

Congratulations Louisville Metro Animal Services

Congratulations to our partners at Louisville Metro Animal Services! Alley Cat Advocates works daily with the LMAS team to find the best outcomes for cats in our community. Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer recently announced that through hard work and new … Continued

Looking for the purrrfect Valentine’s Day gift?

This gift outlasts flowers or balloons. Give your valentine the gift that lasts a life-time for a community cat. Make a life-saving gift in honor of your valentine. A $100 gift provides spay or neuter, vaccinations and medical care for … Continued

Keeping Cats Cozy in the Cold

Caretakers call us each day asking how to keep community cats warm in these cold temperatures. We’ve compiled a list of tips for winter cat care and winter shelter building in our online cat care center. Cold weather increases a … Continued

Alyssa Gilbert Joins the Alley Cat Advocates Team

We are excited to welcome Alyssa Gilbert as Alley Cat Advocates’ new Operations Director. Alyssa brings with her a wealth of valuable experience, most recently as Americorps VISTA Community Liaison at Americana World Community Center. She also brings an enthusiasm … Continued

Thanks BISSELL Pet Foundation!

Alley Cat Advocates thanks the BISSELL Pet Foundation for their generous donation to our work. With partners such as the BISSELL Pet Foundation, we are able to support our community by providing spay and neuter surgeries to even more community … Continued

End 2017 with a tax-deductible gift for community cats!

The year is quickly coming to an end, but there is still time to help. Please send your most generous, tax-deductible year-end gift today to make a lasting impact for community cats in our city. Please don’t wait! Make your … Continued

Order Your 2018 Cat Calendars Today!

2018 Alley Cat Advocates wall calendars have arrived and are ready to ship to you! These beautiful, cat-filled, full-color, wall calendars make the perfect gift or stocking-stuffer for friends, family and co­-workers. All proceeds from the wall calendar will be … Continued

Volunteers deck the halls!

Volunteers gathered to deck the halls and celebrate the holidays. These volunteers, and so many others, are heroes for community cats. Their passion and gifts of their time and talents make our great work possible! Thank you and happy holidays … Continued

Happy Thanksgiving, Alley Cat Advocates!

We wanted to take a moment to express our gratitude today. Thank you to our founders, Karen and Hoyt Little. And, to Karen, our Executive Director who strives tirelessly to make this the safest city in the country for community … Continued

Winter Shelters Available While Supplies Last (Only 5 left!)

It’s winter shelter time. These simple winter shelters will keep your community cat warm and cozy. While supplies last … We have 60 shelters stuffed with straw, and ready for your community cat. Pick up shelters at 536 Eastern Parkway … Continued

LEO Weekly Magazine features Alley Cat Advocates

Saving Nine Lives, Louisville’s Feral Cat Heroes “Without warning, Stephanie Gillis whips out a can of Fancy Feast and walks down a narrow road lined by trailer homes. She snaps it open and pushes down on the metal top. Liquid … Continued

UPS World Freight Facility Volunteers Working for Cats

This awesome team of volunteers from UPS World Freight Facility dedicated their day of service to delivering coolers and building winter shelters for community cats. The team chose Alley Cat Advocates to honor the memory of Heather L. Palmer 1975-2017. … Continued

Bernie’s Buddies

Special thanks to April Zirnheld, her family and friends, Rubbies Southside Grill & Bar, and everyone who came out last night for the annual Bernie’s Buddies fundraiser! This special event, in honor of Bernie Abell, raised $1,304 for Alley Cat … Continued

We’re Hiring! Join our AMAZING team!

Alley Cat Advocates is hiring an Operations Director to join our AMAZING team. The selected candidate will be a member of a highly motivated team of paid and volunteer staff who are determined to make Louisville the safest city in … Continued

Help Jet Fly High

Meet Jet. When he came to Alley Cat Advocates it was clear he wasn’t well. In fact, he was very, very sick. Our team did diagnostics and determined he had a life-threatening urinary obstruction that kept him from excreting waste … Continued

Join us for Bernie’s Buddies Fundraiser

Save the date and join us for the Bernie’s Buddies Fundraiser in honor of Bernie Abell. Mr. Abell was known and loved by our team as a wonderful guardian and advocate for community cats. Enjoy food, raffles and fun, all … Continued

Benjamin is Home!

It was a tearful sweet reunion. Benjamin is home with his caretaker. He immediately swirled around her legs and she scooped him up and held him close. Thanks to YOU, Benjamin underwent extensive oral surgery – removal of a fractured … Continued

Join us for Bernie’s Buddies Fundraiser

Join us for the Bernie’s Buddies Fundraiser in honor of Bernie Abell, benefiting Alley Cat Advocates November 11th at Rubbies Southside Grill & Bar, starting at 6pm. Mr. Abell was known and loved by our team as a wonderful guardian … Continued

Be a Part of Benjamin’s Happy Ending

Benjamin found his way to Alley Cat Advocates last week. We don’t know how he was injured, but the flesh of his chin had been severed from the bottom of his jaw leaving an open infected flap where food and … Continued

Give for Good Louisville 2017

Alley Cat Advocates is excited join over 600 local non-profits participating in Give for Good Louisville on September 14. This annual day of giving, hosted by the Community Foundation of Louisville, invites everyone to be a force for good in … Continued

I went in for a simple neuter …

Warning: graphic images, but happy ending! Thanks to my devoted caretaker and Alley Cat Advocates, I am on the mend. I went in for a simple neuter. I looked a little puny so Alley Cat Advocates gave me their “gold … Continued