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Pet Savers offering free spay/neuter for 75 cats at 4th Annual Testicle Festival

September 25, 2022
KHQ-TV in Spokane, Washington, recently shared the news that the Give Them Ten Movement partnered with Pet Savers Spokane to help promote that organization’s fourth annual Testicle Festival, an event that aims to help control feline populations by offering free spay/neuter services for cat owners. Scooter the Neutered Cat is also lending a paw to spread the low-cost veterinarian clinic’s message of feline health through a memorable T-shirt with his likeness.
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Scooter the Neutered Cat featured on Living Dayton

September 20, 2022
Deborah Cribbs from the Give Them Ten Movement visited WDTN-TV and Living Dayton to discuss the Give Them Ten Movement's latest campaign, The Great Debate, as well as the Movement’s fearless feline mascot, Scooter the Neutered Cat. Deborah shared how the campaign and Scooter use edgy, cheeky humor to raise awareness of the importance of feline spay/neuter in creating a no-kill nation for cats.
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Deborah Cribbs reveals how Scooter is sharing his no-kill cat mission in other areas of the country

September 16, 2022
The Joanie Bernard Foundation Board of Trustees Chair Deborah Cribbs joined radio hosts Nancy and Woody, hosts of the top-in-the-market K99.1 FM New Country morning show, to introduce Scooter the Neutered Cat to the Dayton, Ohio, community. Deborah and Nancy discussed Scooter’s popularity and the Give Them Ten Movement, a campaign from the foundation that’s working to create a no-kill nation for cats.
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K99.1-FM host Nancy Wilson shares how she’s head-over-paws for Scooter with Deborah Cribbs

September 16, 2022
Deborah Cribbs, chair of the Board of Trustees for the Joanie Bernard Foundation, joined K99.1 FM and hosts Nancy and Woody on the morning show to discuss the Give Them Ten Movements’ new “The Great Debate” ad campaign. Cribbs shared how the campaign is designed to grab people’s attention and show how important spay/neuter is, whether they love cats or not.
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The one thing we can all agree on when it comes to cats

August 31, 2022
Chair of The Joanie Bernard Foundation Deborah Cribbs appeared on Fox 19 to introduce The Ten Movement’s latest campaign, The Great Debate. The ads, launched in Cincinnati and Dayton, show that both sides of the cat debate can agree on something: Spaying or neutering cats is the right thing to do. Plus, Deborah Cribbs shares what to do if you find a litter of kittens and the low-commitment way you can help shelter cats.
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The Ten Movement Launches The Great Debate

August 31, 2022
Cats are controversial. Spay and neuter shouldn’t be. The Ten Movement’s latest advertising campaign is here, and it’s not just for cat lovers. The ads, launched in Cincinnati and Dayton, show that both sides of the cat debate can agree on something: Spaying or neutering cats is the right thing to do. Learn more about the internationally-acclaimed director who brought the campaign concept to life and the impact it can have on the lives of cats in Ohio and beyond.
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The Give Them Ten Movement Launches Licensee Program, Empowering Communities to Create Cat-Caring Communities

July 10, 2023
Give Them Ten, a non-profit movement dedicated to creating cat-caring communities, announced today the official launch of its licensee program.
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A Non-Surgical Way to Spay Your Cat Is Closer to Reality Through Give-Them-Ten-Funded Research

June 26, 2023
Cincinnati Zoo scientists have found a way to induce long-term contraception in female cats without surgery. This breakthrough discovery has the potential to humanely reduce...
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Deborah Cribbs to Share Give Them Ten Success at Humane Society of the United States Expo

March 27, 2023
It’s hip to be snipped! That’s the message our founder and director Deborah Cribbs and cat specialist Monica Frenden-Tarant will deliver at the Humane Society...
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