Use feral cats to mitigate the damage done by a plague of mice in the state of Lower Saxony, Germany

The Times newspaper informs me that more than 300,000 acres of German farmland have been stripped of their grass and the landscape reduced to a lunar vision by a plague of mice. It is believed that the cause of the rapid multiplication and population growth of mice in the state of Lower Saxony originates …

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Feral cats are a highly efficient and environmentally friendly alternative to chemical pest control

Feral cats on farms in the UK

In 2019, Cats Protection in the UK had more requests than ever before from farmers to provide feral cats as pest controllers. They say that semi-feral farm cats are better than chemicals in controlling pest. In 2019 we had more requests to provide feral cats then we have ever done. – David Maners, co-ordinator …

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Texas animal shelter has a barn cat program that’s an ‘unemployment agency’ for feral cats

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According to the Humane Society of the United States, feral cats produce up to 80 percent of the kittens* born in the United States. Many shelters are coming on board with trap, neuter, return as a way to reduce that number and help with rodent control without dangerous and expensive chemicals. This story comes …

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