cat hunting

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…

4 weeks ago

National Geographic bird watcher agrees that killing cats to save birds is not the answer

Noah Stryker is a renowned bird watcher. He has written an article for National Geographic in which he asks if…

1 month ago

Museum display of stuffed tabby cat next to line of 34 stuffed birds is objectionable

I believe that this display is in a Dutch museum: the Natural History Museum Rotterdam. It is unpleasant. It also…

2 months ago

Do we demand too much from our domestic cats?

It can be argued that, in the 21st century, people demand too much from domestic cats. It is only recently,…

3 months ago

Why do cats torture their prey?

I have written on this topic before. I am returning to it because I have another idea. There are different…

4 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…

4 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…

5 months ago

Cats have one interest, activity and pastime: hunting, which is a weakness in the human environment

It is going to sound a bit weird to state this but it does affect the quality of life of…

5 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…

5 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…

5 months ago