cat predation

What happens if I don’t play with my cat?

In general, domestic cat need to express predatory behaviour. In other words they need to hunt to feel normal. A…

1 week ago

Why do domestic cats hunt?

The question in the title might, at first instance, look completely normal. Domestic cats hunt in order to feed themselves,…

1 week ago

Do leopards eat monkeys?

Yes, leopards eat monkeys but it depends on where the leopard is living. They have an enormous distribution, the largest…

3 weeks ago

Do well fed cats hunt?

Yes, well fed cats do hunt because it is an inherited, instinctive trait but a domestic cat may not kill…

1 month ago

Cats are ideal pets now with one flaw but what about the future?

Domestic cats are already adapting to modern human living but what about the long term future, the 22nd and 23rd…

2 months ago

Do feral cats eat snakes?

Yes, feral cats do eat snakes, even venomous species, but it depends where the feral cat lives as this determines…

2 months ago

Tiger versus buffalo fight

Tigers do kill animals that are considerably larger than themselves. However, there are records of tigers killed by gaur and…

2 months ago

Do domestic cats kill rabbits?

Yes, domestic cats can and sometimes do kill rabbits. A rabbit falls under the classification of lagomorph (hares, rabbits and…

2 months ago

Should I keep my cat in at night?

Should I keep my cat in at night? This is a very often quoted question. There are millions of answers.…

3 months ago

Criticising the study which says that domestic cats kill more wildlife than other wild predators

It's currently in the online newspapers (e.g. The Independent), namely that domestic cats kill more prey in a given area…

4 months ago