Operation Git-Meow Wants to Save the Feral Cats of Guantánamo
Original story at Mother Jones• 6 mentions • 6 months ago
Mother Jones 6 months ago
Guantánamo Bay Naval Base is home to a military prison, and now, a growing stray cat population, the Miami Herald reports. In March, a nonprofit billing itself as Operation Git-Meow issued a request to start an adopt-a-cat program to help connect feral cats with new homes. Last year, almost 200 feral cats at Guantánamo underwent euthanasia because the military base had no alternative method to address the cat population, according to the Miami Herald. Under current policy, the base is bound to the practice of "trap, neuter, and release." However, a percentage of Guantánamo's stray cat population may be euthanized ...