Further Information SNUO International
Cat trapper ready for action

Photo, right: Preparing for action on a Croatian island: an automatic trap, two TTRs and plenty of blankets. With thanks to SIPAN Cats.

Trap Manufacturers
For automatic and manual cat traps: MDC Exports, Unit 11, Titan Court, Laporte Way, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU4 8EF, UK.
Tel: +44 (0)1582 655600.
Web site: www.mdcexports.co.uk
Tru-catch Animal Traps www.animal-traps.com in the USA.
They supply automatic traps. Include a "Divider" in your order to use the trap also for restraint.
Basket and Cage Manufacturers
MDC, as above. Ask for the "Trap Transfer Restrainer".
Web site: www.mdcexports.co.uk
Metalcote, Unit 14, Bromyard Road Industrial Estate, Ledbury, Herefordshire, HR8 1NS. UK
Tel: +44 (0)1531 633704. Website: www.metalcote.co.uk
Ask for the "End-opening Restrainer" basket.
Further Sources of Information
Dogs Trust: www.dogstrust.org.uk. for advice on re-homing of dogs and microchipping.
Wordwide Veterinary Service: www.wvs.org.uk to find volunteer vets and nurses.
Cat Action Trust (UK): www.catactiontrust.org.uk for advice on trapping and taming.
Alley Cat Allies (USA): www.alleycat.org for advice on talking to local authorities.
Feline Advisory Bureau: www.fabcats.org. Contact them to obtain "Feral Cat Manual" (2006) which includes guidance for vets on surgical techniques. In English, Spanish or Italian.
The Cat Group: www.fabcats.org/cat_group. for advice on early neutering.
Cats Protection: www.cats.org.uk for advice on re-homing.
Cat Chat: www.catchat.org. A website covering cat welfare and fund-raising.
  1. Leaflet: “How to set up a Feral Cat Control Programme by TNR”
  2. Construction diagrams to make a manual cat trap
  3. Notes for Veterinary Surgeons Volunteering in Cat Neutering Programmes
These leaflets will only open if you have the Adobe® Reader® installed on your PC (most people have it installed already), so if it doesn't open, you'll need to download and install the Acrobat® Reader® software.
Click here to download  Adobe Acrobat absolutely freeIt's absolutely free, and you can download it by clicking on this Adobe® Reader® icon.The download only takes a few moments.

Valid HTML 4.01 Transitional