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ASPCA Partners with Maddie’s Fund® to Support the “Million Cat Challenge”

The Challenge aims to save one million cat lives within five years
NEW YORK –The ASPCA® (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) has joined forces with Maddie’s Fund®, the UC Davis Koret Shelter Medicine Program, and Maddie’s® Shelter Medicine Program at the University of Florida to support the Million Cat Challenge (The Challenge). The Challenge helps animal shelters increase the number of cat lives they save, and aims to save 1 million cats within five years. Since its inception in 2014, The Challenge has already saved more than 750,000 lives.

Utilizing its broad level of professional expertise -- including scientific-based research, many years of experience in the field, and deep connections to shelters across the country -- the ASPCA is poised to help elevate the campaign’s impact and encourage more partners to participate.

“The Million Cat Challenge has a broad base of appeal, so it should have a corresponding broad base of support,” said Dr. Laurie Peek, …

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