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Animals, Animal Population Control Program
 
Feral Cat Grant Program

FERAL CAT GRANT PROGRAM: The Feral Cat Grant Program assists CT non-profit rescue groups with the sterilization and vaccination of feral cats. The Commissioner may now use up to 20% of the yearly APCP income, within available funding, for this program. Since 2007, the APCP has averaged a 98% compliance rate for benefits issued through CT non-profit organizations, for the sterilization and vaccination of feral cats. The voucher will provide a one-time sterilization benefit of $80 for a male cat and $120 for a female cat. Reimbursements for vaccinations given coincident with the sterilization are $30 for 2.

Connecticut non-profit rescues may now apply for this program by downloading:

FC FY22 Grant application.

Mail the completed application to: Department of Agriculture, Animal Population Control Program, 450 Columbus Blvd., Suite 702, Hartford, CT  06103 or email the completed application to: agr.apcp@ct.gov. Applications must be postmarked no later than November 9, 2021 to be eligible.

 

Questions about the Feral Cat Grant Program for fiscal year 2022 can be directed to the Animal Population Control Program (APCP) by email agr.apcp@ct.gov or by calling 860-713-2507.  

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