Cat owners should take this opportunity to work with ornithologists
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Adult male kōkako feeding on the ground. Image © Suzi Phillips by Suzi Phillips

When reasonable and possible cat lovers should work with bird lovers on conservation. Cat lovers can’t fight with ornithologists indefinitely. Some ornithologists dislike cats and I understand that. But it is unwise to allow the quiet war between cat lovers … please continue reading

A proposal to make the village of Omaui, Southland in New Zealand ‘cat-free’ has been postponed until next week
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New Zealand Cat

A proposal to make the village of Omaui, Southland in New Zealand ‘cat-free’ has been postponed until February 18 and February 19.  A plan being discussed is to neuter the cats already there and to ban any cats that die in … please continue reading

Australians and New Zealanders Need to Do a Study on Abandoned Domestic Cats
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Find out how many cat owners in Australia are abandoning cats

I think it might be useful if the New Zealand and the Australian authorities did a study on the number of abandoned cats in their countries as a means to assess whether they need to take proactive steps to prevent the creation of feral cats rather than just focusing on eliminating them. please continue reading