Fan Mail Letters
Barn Cats and Feral Cats

Animalkind, Inc

 April 9, 2014

Dear Katrin:

I just wanted to take this opportunity to thank you and let you know how much it means to have support and help when it is needed most.  

We have a colony of feral cats we have been caring for over a year now. My daughter and I have managed to catch 4 and have them spayed/neutered. Jen was helpful and even came to my home to check out my situation and give advice on what I needed to do.

 I brought 2 cats to you at the Warren Inn (June 2013) and the other two I brought to my vet. We currently have a female who is again pregnant and am having a difficult time catching. I spoke with Kathy and Jen this past weekend and they were very helpful and agreed to take any cat I could catch for Sunday morning. 

Unfortunately, I was unsuccessful. Jen even called me back to say I could drop-off a cat this past Tuesday. Again, I could not catch anyone.

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We currently have 5 more cats to catch and we kept and bottle-fed an abandoned kitten that is now 10 months old. My plan is to catch and spay/neuter & vaccinate everyone. I need to keep the colony population down as it is becoming very expensive and my heart breaks each time I see one of the cats hurt from a fight with another cat or wild animal. They have been living on my porch all winter with heated bowls, heated bed pads and shelter boxes with straw. 

I will continue to donate to Animalkind and seek your help and assistance with getting “my” cats taken care of.

You really provide a great service to our community. I know you and your staff really care and always do the very best you can.

Thanks again to you and the kind and dedicated people of your organization.

Sincerely,
MaryAnn Dufficy


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