Hawaii Considers Measures to Protect Feral Cats and Mongooses

Hawaii House Bill 409 would require the Department of Health to contract with a nonprofit animal rescue group to oversee caretakers of feral cats and mongooses, exempt registered caretakers of feral cats and mongooses from state laws and county ordinances relating to the feeding and confinement of cats and mongooses, and establish a trap-sterilize-return process for feral cats and mongooses.