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Welcome to Shelter Life at the East Bay Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

We began as the Oakland SPCA in 1874. Today, the East Bay SPCA includes two animal shelters and three clinics in our community.

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Thursday, April 05, 2007

Winter Cat Campaign Rocked the House!

The first Oakland Winter Cat Campaign was a big success!

In 6 months (October – March):
229 feral cats were fixed (104 males, 114 females)
1 had to be euthanized for health reasons
11 were already spayed or neutered

Spaying and neutering these cats will prevent the births of an estimated 1017 kittens this season.

Over 3 years, even with a mortality rate of 70%, that number would be 3,300.

BIG THANKS go to:
*Fix Our Ferals for all their hard work in creating and organizing the program.
*All of our volunteers (from FOF, OAS, and our own SPCA volunteers) who trapped, transported, scouted and gave lots of TLC
*The Spay/Neuter clinic staff: the volunteers had nothing but good things to say about the s/n crew.

If you are interested in joining us on the next Oakland Winter Cat Campaign, or any summer feral cat programs, please email feralfix@eastbayspca.org and we would love to have your help!

wow! that's a lot of spay/neuters! way to go!!!

 

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