If you need assistance trapping a lost or abandoned pet, helping out a feral cat colony or if you are trying to rescue a mother cat with kittens, please contact the following groups for advice. They provide FREE spay/neuter services for feral cats and kittens and low cost medical care for pets. They also have trap rentals at certain locations.
NOTE: You cannot trap wild animals, cats or people's pets for removal from your area. It is against the law. You also cannot trap feral cats and take them to the shelter for relocation.
FIXNATION: free spay/neuter clinic for tame & feral cats
7680 Clybourn Ave, Los Angeles, CA 91352
SNP-LA: Low Cost spay/neuter clinic for tame & feral cats
9325 Slauson Ave 957 N. Gaffey St 14409 Vanowen St
Pico Rivera, 90660 San Pedro CA 90731 Van Nuys CA 91405
(310) 574-5555 (310) 574-5555 (310) 574-5555
Feral Cat Caretakers Coalition:
This website has the most in-depth information on feral cat colonies and trapping in Los Angeles.
For assistance in trapping stray or feral cats or if you have lost your pet and need to trap it, you can try contacting experienced trappers at:
Here are some great websites for feral cat trapping help:
Stray Cat Alliance - email for information
La Trappers: An online forum for trapping help.
Friendly Arroyo Seco Trappers (F.A.S.T.) An online forum for trapping help.
TRAP RENTAL INFORMATION: c/o Feral Cat Caretakers Coalition Website:
The following is a list of trap rentals. Each one will have their own requirements for rental. Ask an experienced person, where you are renting, to show you how to use the trap. Try it out before you leave, to make sure it is working properly and you know exactly how to use it. This is very important if your trapping is to be successful.
YOU-TUBE VIDEOS TO SHOW HOW TO SET UP AND TRAP A FERAL CAT
AlleyCat Allies: to trap large cat colonies
StrayAid & Rescue: to catch a single cat
This list does not include every source for trap rentals. Contact your veterinarian, as they may have traps available or can give you additional information.
Actors and Others for Animals
Feral Cat Alliance
Animal Birth Control
W. LA 310-444-3114
South Bay 310-539-3221
Fund for Animals
Cats at the Studio
Golden State Humane Society
Overland Veterinary Clinic
Calabasas Horse & Feed
People and Cats Together
Centinela Feed & Pet Supply
310-451-78140-Call them for the nearest store
Concerned P for A
Felines & Friends
Tender Loving Cat TLC
If you are feeding a feral cat colony, you can contact LA FEEDERS for To facilitate a cooperative of feeders who can help each other in times of need, as well as providing free and low-cost food to community cat caregivers.