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Where are the cats? University slams TNR idea after cats go missing

James Vaughn

April 28, 2014

After months of strenuous efforts to get the university to implement a  Trap, Neuter and Return (TNR) policy for the feral cats on campus, administration brought down the gavel on Audrey Maxwell. No. TNR is a method of trapping feral cats, spaying or neutering them and returning them to the environment...

Campus community challenges feral cat procedure

Campus community challenges feral cat procedure

Jessie Hellmann

February 4, 2014

Junior Audrey Maxwell received a call from a friend this year saying she found four kittens outside of her on-campus apartment. Not wanting to break campus policy prohibiting pets, she left the kittens outside. Two froze to death overnight. “I drove and picked up the remaining kittens and h...

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