Wildcat

Scottish wildcats are extinct or on the brink of extinction in the wild

A study recently concluded that Scottish wildcats are now part of the same gene pool as domestic cats which means…

2 years ago

Recent video of rare Scottish wildcat kittens

Chris Usher, a hillwalker with a decent camera and good technique, spotted three wild cat kittens in the Cairngorms, Scotland.…

2 years ago

If you gave someone an African wildcat as a pet, how would they know it wasn’t a regular house cat?

If you gave someone an African wildcat as a pet, how would they know it wasn't a regular house cat?…

2 years ago

Video described as the ‘rarest cats in the world playing’ is inaccurate

There is a cute video described by The Scottish Sun online newspaper as "Adorable video shows rarest cats in the…

2 years ago

Wildcats to be reintroduced into England to cull grey squirrels!

There is a proposal by a millionaire backer to reintroduce wildcats into England with the intention of (1) rectifying a…

2 years ago

What wild cats live in England?

None in the wild. There are no wild cats living in England in the wild (there is one at Chester…

3 years ago

Is the African wild cat endangered?

The African wild cat is not endangered at 2016. It is categorised as "Least Concern" (see chart below) in the…

4 years ago

Sometimes The British Are Wrong to Let Their Cats Go Outside All the Time

The British are well-known for letting their domestic cat companions go outside at any time night or day. Almost all…

5 years ago

Some Scottish wildcats to be captured for captive breeding programmes

There is disagreement about how best to protect and conserve the progressively endangered Scottish wildcat. ┬áThe Scottish wildcat is in…

5 years ago

African Wildcat Conservation Status 2014

The population trend for wildcats in general is downwards. That applies to the African wildcat - the wild ancestor to…

6 years ago