Junior was born a feral cat in the Fall of 2005. For six months, he lived outside with his siblings. He was taught how to hunt and take care of himself by the greatest teacher of all - his mom. During most of that time, they spent roaming a parking lot and nearby fields searching for food.
In the Spring of 2006, the University of Florida Animal Hospital created a trial program named Operation Catnip. Volunteers would travel throughout nearby neighborhoods to trap feral cats to be spay