The Shield

‘All animals deserve a chance to find happiness’

The university has been dealing with the presence of feral cats for many years, however, no policy change has been made.

Emma Corry, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018

Hannah Stone first saw the pregnant cat about three weeks after move in. “I had been hearing about this pregnant cat that had been hanging out around the apartment buildings,” the freshmen art major said. “Eventually, I saw her, and she looked ready to pop.” Back in 2014, a junior psychol...

Campus community challenges feral cat procedure

Campus community challenges feral cat procedure

Jessie Hellmann

February 5, 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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