Friends, We Need Your Help

Tobias was found hungry and underweight, dehydrated and stuck to a glue trap.

After some initial care, it was determined Tobias needed significant surgery.

With some help from Spring Harbor Animal Hospital, who helped to diagnose Tobias' hernia and Madison Veterinary Specialists, who performed the surgery, Tobias is on the road to recovery. It's a long road, but we're walking it with him.

Will you help us cover the cost of his care?

We save cats through partnerships with shelters, communities and people.

Madison Cat Project (formerly Dane County Friends of Ferals) has worked with area humane societies and other rescues to offer adoption outcomes for feral and undersocialized cats, as well as cats who may not thrive in a typical shelter environment since 2001. 

Between both adoption programs we offer (indoor and barn cat), our extensive foster network and excellent volunteer support, we are able to offer cats who need extra time for socialization or medical recovery an opportunity to find appropriate homes.

Since 2007, our annual adoption numbers have increased by 250%. In 2017 we sent home 672 cats to wonderful homes. Each year, we spay and neuter hundreds more.

We continue to implement programs and seek out efficiencies to strengthen our impact on the community.

Whether you're here to find a cat, need help with a spay/neuter surgery or are looking to donate or volunteer with us, we're so excited you stopped by and can't wait to connect with you.

What We Do

Find out about our organization, mission, our methods, and the results of our years of work.

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Do you have questions about our transition from Dane County Friends of Ferals to Madison Cat Project? Find some answers here.