Exciting News: Your Donation will be Doubled!

Your support goes TWICE AS FAR to help community cats . . . We have exciting news! A group of Alley Cat Advocates supporters have agreed to match every dollar you give through August 24 – up to $10,000! That … Continued

When Two Cats Become Nine Cats Overnight

Melissa’s neighbor mentioned to her that he was moving. He was sad because he couldn’t take the community cats along. He cared about them, but knew that they would never be happy if he tried to move them from the … Continued

Scout Supports Alley Cat Advocates

Logan Thompson has been scouting most of his life. As a member of Boy Scout Troop 4089 in Jeffersonville, Indiana, Logan chose Alley Cat Advocates for his Eagle Scout Project. Logan designed, built and painted 20 new donation boxes with … Continued

Alley Cat Advocates Welcomes Interns

Alley Cat Advocates recently welcomed Rhiannon Langel and Laurel Slaughter, both students at the University of Louisville. Laurel is studying Communications and Rhiannon is studying Marketing. Both have chosen to spend the summer writing stories about Alley Cat Advocates’ work … Continued


This week, good Samaritans, Mychell and her husband found a community cat on the side of the road. They stopped the car and Mychell’s husband gently pulled the lifeless cat across the pavement and onto safety in the grass. When … Continued

Spotlight on Stephanie Gillis, Cat Care Coordinator

Almost one year ago, Alley Cat Advocates welcomed Stephanie Gillis to our team as our full-time Cat Care Coordinator. Stephanie brings excellent animal care experience, a tremendous work-ethic, and a passion for changing the world for community cats. But nothing … Continued


  Dusty Update Hugs and purrrrrs from Dusty! Thanks to the awesome supporters and friends of Alley Cat Advocates, Dusty was able to have his critical ear polyp removal surgery (both ears) on May 31st! Surgery went well and Dusty … Continued

Join us at the 10th Annual Cat’s Meow at Copper & Kings

It’s The Cat’s Meow! Join us for Alley Cat Advocates’ 10th Annual The Cat’s Meow, our largest annual fundraiser. This exciting event is preceded by two weeks of online raffle fun for great prizes, all to benefit community cats and … Continued

Join us for a FREE Seminar Hosted by Target Zero

Mark your calendar to attend a free seminar on Tuesday, May 23rd from 6:00-7:30pm. This event, hosted by Target Zero, will be open to everyone interested in learning how to productively reduce shelter intake and increase the number of animals … Continued

Shop Our 30%-Off Spring Sale Now!

Shop Our 30%-Off Spring Sale Now! Use code: SpringSale Take a look around and enjoy 30% off all Alley Cat Advocates logowear. All Proceeds Make a Life-Saving Difference for Community Cats Find t-shirts, long sleeve tees, sweatshirts, hoodies, scrubs, jackets and … Continued

Looking for a perfect Mother’s Day gift?

Looking for a perfect Mother’s Day gift? Honor that special someone by providing medical care and supplies for mama cats and their litters of kittens. This spring Alley Cat Advocates has already cared for over 20 mother cats and their … Continued

Alley Cat Advocates Celebrates 18 Years

Community cats jump for joy as Alley Cat Advocates celebrates 18 years of making Louisville the safest city in the country for community cats! Since 1999, Alley Cat Advocates has spayed or neutered, vaccinated and provided our gold standard of … Continued

Whitey … in the Right Place at the Right Time

Whitey wandered into his colony weighing only five pounds . . . just half his expected weight. He was covered in grease and smelled like a dead animal. His eyes were swollen and bright light bothered him. But Whitey was … Continued

Indiana Caretaker Alert

A legislative alert for Indiana has been posted by the Best Friends Legislative Action Center. Please take a moment to review the proposed bill (HB 1441) and consider taking action and sharing this information. Read more …    

BoomBozz benefit for Community Cats

Enjoy a night out and support Alley Cat Advocates! Bring this flyer to BoomBozz Taphouse in the Highlands on Tuesday, February 21. Turn the flyer in with your order.  Alley Cat Advocates will received 20% of your order total as … Continued

Barkstown event for Community Cats

Shop at Barkstown Road on February 26 to Benefit Community Cats Show (print or digital) this coupon at Barkstown Road on Sunday, February 26th. Alley Cat Advocates will receive 15% of your total sale. Show (print or show on your … Continued

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

After our summer-like Saturday, winter blew in to remind us … it is December! Keep your community cat warm, cozy and safe this winter. Visit our community cat center for easy ideas to care for un-owned, community cats in snow … Continued

Like Santa’s Elves, We’re Hard at Work

With a twinkle in her eye, and a Ho-Ho-Ho, Stephanie Gillis, Alley Cat Advocates Cat Care Coordinator checks in another lucky community cat. Our work doesn’t stop. This week we’re giving 169 community cats the best holiday gift. They are … Continued

Ms. Kitty

When Ms. Kitty arrived at Alley Cat Advocates for her spay appointment last month, we asked the caretaker if she was having any other medical issues. This is a routine question, because for most community cats, this appointment is likely … Continued