hunting

Will my cat recatch a mouse that I have saved from him and put outside?

Like many cat owners, I expect others to rescue mice from the jaws of their cat. I expect them to…

7 months ago

How do cats hunt mice?

The question implicitly refers to domestic cats. Cat guardians probably know the answer through their experience of seeing their cats…

7 months ago

My cat catches a big mouse or a small rat (video)

My cat just walked in with a damned big mouse or a rat. I don't know. I can't tell the…

10 months ago

The Imelda Marcos of the feline world has a giant collection of shoes

It's that old hunting instinct again which comes out in scavenging the neighbourhood for human items, usually socks and children's…

10 months ago

Rats can be far more aggressive and courageous than modern domestic cats

The anti-cat brigade find any way to criticise domestic and feral cats. They condemn the cat for not even being…

10 months ago

Do domestic cats kill squirrels?

Do domestic cats kill squirrels? Yes, they do but the percentage of house cats who are successful squirrel hunters is…

11 months ago

How can I stop my cat hunting wildlife?

I think you can break the question down into two separate questions. In my experience, cat owners and people in…

11 months ago

Modern domestic cat is a poor rat catcher because their role is to be a companion

Compared to 2,000 years ago the modern domestic cat is smaller, pampered and flabby and not, in general (there will…

11 months ago

I can hear the mouse’s final defiant scream before he is killed by my cat

The execution nearly always takes place under my bed in the dead of the night. Until that moment I can…

12 months ago

Kitten programmed to not let go of prey

Nature programmed the cat to hold onto prey tightly. This is amply demonstrated in this cute little video. Have you…

1 year ago