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 Outdoor cats are prolific killers, study finds  



Free-roaming house cats kill an estimated 4 billion wild animals across the U.S. every year, including birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians.
Free-roaming house cats kill an estimated 4 billion wild animals across the U.S. every year, including birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians.
  1. hilaryoncesaid reblogged this from mothernaturenetwork and added:
    I think that adds to kitties’ appeal.
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    I can say that I want a cat less now. That’s pretty amazing that they are such little killers! Follow me on Twitter...
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    ugg. I don’t like outdoor cats, I recently lived with people who had an outdoor cat and she often would occasionally...
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    According to Alan Weisman’s World Without Us, cats will survive without us because of this hunting instinct, dogs will...
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    Yes… Even after so many years domestication, they still retain many wild instincts.
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    Thank you for posting this.
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  21. yonkersandbeyond said: ummm, how else would they survive?
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    Hide yo rats, hide yo snakes!