hunting

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…

1 week 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…

2 weeks 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…

4 weeks 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…

1 month 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…

1 month 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…

2 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…

3 months ago

Queen should adopt a few rescue cats to keep rats at bay at her crumbling palace

With rats infesting the Buckingham Palace kitchens it is time for the Queens to adopt three capable cats from Battersea…

6 months ago

Why does a cat take her food out of her bowl and take it somewhere else to eat and talks to it while she’s eating?

You'll see this quite often. If a domestic cat takes her food out of her food bowl and takes it…

7 months ago

I wish my cat wasn’t a hunter

It's four in the morning and I have just saved a mouse from a certain but slow death at the…

8 months ago