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  • FOF Photo Contest: The Envelope Please…!

    Our community photographers have done it again!   This year we received over 100 stunning entries to our 2014 FOF “Best of the Best” Neighborhood Cat Photo Contest!    Thank you to all you wonderful folks who took the time to send us your photos.  And thank you to everyone who forwarded our People’s Choice Award […]

  • Newsletter August 25 – Vote Now! 2014 “Best of the Best” Neighborhood Cat Photo Contest is On!

    It wasn’t easy! Over 100 terrific photos were submitted to our 2014 “Best of the Best” Neighborhood Cat Photo Contest!  But finally our panel of FOF judges has selected their 12 favorite images. Now it’s your turn!  Please cast your vote by Monday, September 22 for The People’s Choice Award!   Photo: Lisa Thomas 2013 Second Place Stay […]

  • Introducing Our “T” is for Trapping Program!

    Our work this summer at the Fix Our Ferals Spay-Neuter Center is meeting with great success thanks to our wonderful staff and volunteers and generous donors! In June, we fixed our 8,000th kitty since our Center opened in 2012!   We are always on the lookout for more ways our services can have even greater impact. […]

  • June 2014: Our Third “Best of the Best” Free-Roaming Cat Photo Contest is On!

    Our Third “Best of the Best” Free-Roaming Cat Photo Contest is On! Here’s an easy and fun way to be an active partner in our community that cares about our stray and feral kitties! We bet you have some photos of a super special feral or stray cat!  Or maybe a couple of outstanding kitty pals? […]

  • Double your Donation in Honor of Margarita through June 20!

    I have two exciting announcements to share with you about our Prevent-A-Litter (PAL) campaignto support our affordable spay-neuter services this Kitten Season! First, we met our $1,000 PAL/Margarita Challenge grant!  Thanks so much to everyone who contributed — your donations will be matched at 100%, and we’ll now be able to help twice as many cats […]

  • May 2014

    Kitten Season 2014 is now in full swing, and the Fix Our Ferals Spay-Neuter Center staff and volunteers are busy five days a week preventing as many litters as possible. Now more than ever, affordable sterilization is needed to control the community cat population throughout the East Bay — and make healthy lives for thousands of […]

  • May 6 2014 ONLY — WeGive Fund-a-Thon Raising Dollars for FOF

    From 12:00 a.m. through 11:59 p.m. Tuesday, May 6 (that’s today!), WeGive Contra Costa is presenting a special opportunity to raise as much money as possible in 24 hours for Fix Our Ferals and many other local nonprofits! Your donation to FOF through WeGive will be matched from a “stretch pool” fund: the match amount will depend […]

  • May 2014 Special Announcement

    Volunteers Needed NOW for the Spay-Neuter Center!  As the FOF Center grows, we always need new volunteers!  But the need is Photo: Michelle Jewell even more critical during this busy season when we are preventing births for as many cats as we can. We are looking for volunteers who love and care about cats, who […]

  • April 2014 Special Announcement

    Fix Our Ferals is delighted to welcome our New Medical Director, Dr. Crystal Heath! Dr. Crystal Heath is a graduate of the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. Her passion for helping feral cats began while volunteering at feral cat spay days during veterinary school. Upon graduation, she worked for non-profit organizations throughout Northern California. […]

  • April 2014

     Breaking news: FIX OUR FERALS “PAL” POSES SPECIAL $1000 CHALLENGE GRANT TO STOP KITTEN SEASON IN ITS TRACKS! It’s that time of year — the Fix Our Ferals hotline is buzzing with calls for help from people who have discovered litters in backyards, workplaces, and public parks. And, our local shelters report they are stretched beyond […]