Critical Assessment of Claims Regarding Management of Feral Cats by Trap–Neuter–Return

@article{Longcore2009CriticalAO,
  title={Critical Assessment of Claims Regarding Management of Feral Cats by Trap–Neuter–Return},
  author={Travis Longcore and Catherine Rich and Lauren M. Sullivan},
  journal={Conservation Biology},
  year={2009},
  volume={23}
}
Abstract:  Many jurisdictions have adopted programs to manage feral cats by trap–neuter–return (TNR), in which cats are trapped and sterilized, then returned to the environment to be fed and cared for by volunteer caretakers. Most conservation biologists probably do not realize the extent and growth of this practice and that the goal of some leading TNR advocates is that cats ultimately be recognized and treated as “protected wildlife.” We compared the arguments put forth in support of TNR by… 

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