Australian farmers and hunters shot an estimated 158,000 feral cats in one year

Queensland culled feral cats

As part of Australia’s Threatened Species Strategy farmers and hunters shot around 75% of the total estimated number of feral cats killed in 12 months in 2015-16. The total conservative estimated figure is 211,500 feral cats killed in that year. … please continue reading

Great. Bird lovers work with cat lovers to get accurate data on feral cats preying on birds

Stray cat in Washington DC caught in camera trap for nee study

For years they have been at each other’s throats arguing about how many birds cats kill annually. Bird lovers say 4 billion birds are killed by cats each year in the USA, many of which are native species. Cat lovers … please continue reading