MANORHAVEN, NY (WCBS 880) – The feral cat problem is so bad in Manorhaven, the Board of Trustees is entertaining a TNR program. That’s trap, neuter, and release.
It would allow the animals to live, but no longer reproduce.READ MORE: Passenger Killed, Driver Airlifted To Hospital In East Farmingdale Crash
It’s something Will says needs to be done:
“I’ve seen people feed them right here on the street. They’re all over,” Will told WCBS 880 Long Island Bureau Chief Mike Xirinachs.READ MORE: Gov. Hochul Announces Plan To Address School Bus Driver Shortage
Xinachs asked, “…the idea of actually having a mobile van come in and treat them?”
Will answered, “It’s a good idea. It’s a great idea.”
Xirinachs followed up, “Stop them from reproducing?”
Will’s reply: “Absolutely.”MORE NEWS: Man Killed, 11-Year-Old And 2 Others Hurt In Shooting At Bronx Barbecue
Others call the scratchy issue a man-made problem that could be solved if irresponsible pet owners would just stop abandoning their animals.