Feral cats avoid human contact. They have either lived their whole lives on the street with little or no human contact and are afraid of humans. Some feral cats may have been owned in the past but have lived away from human contact long enough to revert to a feral state. Click here to learn how to help your feral colony.
Previously owned and friendly, stray cats have been lost or were abandoned and need your help. They are without food or shelter, and will approach humans for food and attention. Please considered an abandoned stray an emergency and learn how to get help for stray cats.