domestic cat predation

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 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

Do domestic cats prefer mice or birds?

Domestic cats much prefer mice to birds no matter what source of information you refer to (including personal obesrvations by…

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 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

Feral cats prefer insects and frogs on island with many migrating birds

This is another study, this time written up on the National Geographic website, which debunks the myth about feral cats…

5 months 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…

6 months ago

Culling grey squirrels but loving cats? Is it nuts?

Jason Gilchrist writing in The Converstion.com cannot comprehend why, in Britain, it is illegal to release grey squirrels into the…

6 months ago