TNR Training and Events


Until further notice, all TNR classes and workshops have been suspended. We hope to open to gatherings again soon!

In the meantime, there are many wonderful resources online that can help educate on colony care and Trap Neuter Return:

Please check out Neighborhood Cats

Neighborhood Cats TNR Handbook
Neighborhood Cats, How to perform a Mass Trapping for TNR

Alley Cat Allies

Alley Cat Allies Resources

Appointments are now required for all community cats until further notice. Please email us at so we can get you scheduled. Please include your telephone number and number of cats you need to schedule. Someone will get back to you.

COVID-19 Cat Food Assistance: We are grateful to be the recipient of an Alley Cat Allies emergency disaster grant bringing food relief to caretakers in need. Nearly 7,000 lbs of food is helping cats in Warren and surrounding areas stay fed during the COVID-19 crisis. Email


When and Where?

Second Sunday of the month. (except April and May; April 5. May 3, 2020)
Next Warren Class: Sunday, April 5, 2020; 11:30 am to 2:30 pm

All About Animals Rescue
23451 Pinewood Street, Warren, MI 48091

Third Sunday of every month: (except June; June 28, 2020)
Next Flint Class: March 15, 2020; 2:00 pm to 4:30 pm

All About Animals Rescue
507 W Atherton Road, Flint, MI 48507
Because it works. Learn best practices and gain access to the benefits of our TNR program, which includes discount feral cat and or community cat spay/neuter, trap loans and networking.  After taking the class, TNR is just $25 per kitty and includes sterilization, mandatory ear tip and a rabies vaccine.
How do I register?
Please send us an email at and let us know your name, phone number, address and location of class. Please reference the TNR class in your email. Registration is not necessary, but appreciated.

Class Fee:
$10 fee covers class supplies and a take home TNR handbook. Groups are welcome to share a book. Pay at the door.

Who should attend?
Anyone interested in learning how to help free roaming cats and those who would like to gain access to the benefits of our TNR program. We will cover how to trap, the tricks and tips of trapping, how to manage a colony, the proper nutrition and medical care needed, and be available to answer your questions.




Styrofoam shelter building workshop for feral/community cats. Supplies are limited and there may only be enough for 1 shelter per attendee. Shelters fit from 1 to 3 cats depending on configuration and size of cats.

August 9, 2020

Walk in 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. Plan on one hour per shelter. Workshop ends at 3 pm. Registration is required as supplies are very limited. Please note there is not enough time to attend both the TNR class and make a shelter on the same day. Shelter building runs August though March on the second Sunday of each month.

All About Animals Rescue in Warren
23451 Pinewood Street, Warren, MI 48091

Winters can lead to frost bite and death for community cats who don’t have proper shelter. Shelter placement tips: Click here.

How do I register?
Registration is required as supplies and space are limited. To register; please email the following information:

Your name, phone number, address, how many cats you’re trying to shelter and how many of those would sleep with another cat. There may only be enough supplies to make one shelter. Please reference the Shelter Building workshop in your email.

Shelter Workshop Fee:
Building to leave at All About Animals Rescue? All supplies are provided.

Building to bring with you? Donations are appreciated. Should you not be able to bring a roll of aluminum foil backed Nashua tape (available at Home Depot); rolls will be available for $10.

Please note that supplies to build a complete shelter are limited to what we have on hand.

Can’t make it? Check out all these different shelter building plans at the bottom of the Stray Cat home page.



If you are willing to help, please contact with your contact information and what areas you are willing to volunteer in. We need help in the following areas:

•Transport of the cats before and after surgery is desperately needed.


•Building winterized shelters for outside cats

•Mentoring others

•Recovery – keeping the cats for a few days while they recover

•Cutting up blankets and sewing them to make trap covers

•Rotating days with a care taker to feed a colony


Don’t have time? Donate! See our TNR Wish List!

Contact us about TNR by emailing us at