Lost your cat? Here are some useful resources:
Recently, CatSpan has been contacted to help caregivers with their search for a lost cat. There are two websites that are very handy when searching for a lost cat. It's also a good idea to check with the local SPCA to see if your cat has been turned in.
Find Lost and Escaped Cats (FLEC)
FLEC is an off-shoot of FLED (Find Lost and Escaped Dogs), a Vancouver Island-specific website dedicated to reunited lost dogs with their caregivers. FLEC is a Facebook-based collection of lost and found cats. To post a picture and description of your lost cat, go to the FLED website and enter the information and upload a photograph. From there, the wonderful people will create a post on FLEC.
Cats in the Bag Website
Cats in the Bag.com lists some key steps in finding your lost cats under their General Search Tips, then more specialized search tips for indoor-only cats and shy cats. The website also reminds us that "â€¦with knowledge, persistence, and proper techniques MANY cats can be found."