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Are Cats a Danger to My Flock?

Because cats are carnivorous predators, it’s common to wonder if a neighborhood cat or stray will leap over your fence and attack your laying hens. But are cats really that dangerous? Stray Cat Strut While my first flock was still quite young—feathered out but not laying—a neighborhood cat would come by to stalk my birds. […]

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Simon: Brave Wartime Cat

Simon the cat was the only feline to win the PDSA’s Dicken Medal, honoring animals that demonstrate outstanding bravery during wartime.