Archive for feral cats

Ohio City Ignores HSUS, Bans Feeding Feral Cats

Faced with an increasingly large population of feral cats, the city council of Sylvania, Ohio, has voted unanimously to ban feeding them.

August 08, 2014

Woman Mauled by Feral Cats

A pack of feral cats attacked a woman in France—and managed to pierce an artery in doing so.

August 09, 2013

"Kitty Cam" Captures Cats Killing Birds

We've discussed the very negative effect that feral cats and free-roaming house cats can have on wildlife, especially birds. And it seems each time we discuss the impact or the attempts by states to control their feral cat populations, there's a passionate response in the comments section.

August 09, 2012

Arkansas Will Trap Feral Cats

Arkansas will soon implement a common-sense plan to benefit conservation and public health, yet it will likely receive resistance from the usual "animal rights" types. Why? The plan involves trapping feral cats along the Little Red River and removing them from the environment.

June 27, 2012

Claim: HSUS Seeks "Wild Bird Executioner"

As we've discussed in the past, house cats belong in the house, as feral felines have a serious, unnatural impact on wild bird populations.

August 22, 2011

Utah Bill Would Allow Shooting of Feral Animals

Utah state Rep. Curt Oda has introduced legislation that would permit "the humane shooting or killing of an animal if the person doing the shooting or killing has a reasonable belief that the animal is a feral animal."

January 31, 2011