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TNR Training and Events

TRAP NEUTER RETURN TRAINING

When and Where?

WARREN:
Second Sunday of every month; except May.  See Warren Schedule
Next Warren Class: Sunday, December 9, 2018; 11:30 am to 2:30 pm

All About Animals Rescue
23451 Pinewood Street, Warren, MI 48091
586-879-1745

FLINT:
Third Sunday of every month: See Flint Schedule
Next Flint Class: Sunday, December 16, 2018; 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm

All About Animals Rescue
507 W Atherton Road, Flint, MI 48507
810-780-4978
 
Why?

Because it works. Learn best practices and gain access to the benefits of our TNR program, which includes discount feral cat and or community cat spay/neuter, trap loans and networking.  After taking the class, TNR is just $25 per kitty and includes sterilization, mandatory ear tip and a rabies vaccine.
 
How do I register?

Please send us an email at tnr@allaboutanimalsrescue.org and let us know your name, phone number, address and location of class. Please reference the TNR class in your email. Registration is not necessary, but appreciated.

Class Fee:

$10 fee covers class supplies and a take home TNR handbook. Groups are welcome to share a book. Pay at the door.

Who should attend?

Anyone interested in learning how to help free roaming cats and those who would like to gain access to the benefits of our TNR program. We will cover how to trap, the tricks and tips of trapping, how to manage a colony, the proper nutrition and medical care needed, and be available to answer your questions.

Download and share a class flyer for Warren.

Download and share a class flyer for Flint.

 

 

SHELTER BUILDING – Shelter class for December is full. We can not guarantee anyone who hasn’t already registered, will be able to build a shelter. There are not enough coolers presently to accommodate more people. Thank you for your understanding.

What?Styrofoam Shelter

Styrofoam shelter building workshop for feral/community cats. Supplies are limited and there may only be enough for 1 shelter per attendee. Shelters fit from 1 to 5 cats depending on configuration. Let us know how many you’re trying to shelter.

 

 

When?

Next Shelter Building is Sunday, December 9, 2018.

Walk in 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. Plan on one hour per shelter. Shelters can be configured to fit 1 to 2 cats or 3 to 5 cats. – Registration is required. Please note there is not enough time to attend both the TNR class and make a shelter on the same day.

Where?

All About Animals Rescue in Warren
23451 Pinewood Street, Warren, MI 48091
586-879-1745

Why?

Winters can lead to frost bite and death for community cats who don’t have proper shelter. Shelter placement tips: Click here.

How do I register?

Registration is needed as supplies and space are limited. To register; please email tnr@allaboutanimalsrescue.org and let us know your name, phone number, address and how many cats you’re trying to shelter. There may only be enough supplies to make one shelter. Please reference the Shelter Building workshop in your email.

Shelter Workshop Fee:

Building to leave at All About Animals Rescue? All supplies are provided.

Building to bring with you? Donations are appreciated. Should you not be able to bring a roll of aluminum foil backed Nashua tape (available at Home Depot); rolls will be available for $10.

Please note that supplies to build a complete shelter are limited to what we have on hand.

Can’t make it? Check out all these different shelter building plans at the bottom of the Stray Cat home page.

 

WANT TO HELP COMMUNITY CATS?

If you are willing to help, please contact tnr@allaboutanimalsrescue.org with your contact information and what areas you are willing to volunteer in. We need help in the following areas:

•Transport of the cats before and after surgery is desperately needed.

•Trapping

•Building winterized shelters for outside cats

•Mentoring others

•Recovery – keeping the cats for a few days while they recover

•Cutting up blankets and sewing them to make trap covers

•Rotating days with a care taker to feed a colony

 

Don’t have time? Donate! See our TNR Wish List!

 

Contact us about TNR by emailing us at tnr@allaboutanimalsrescue.org