I wrote what is potentially a very controversial little blog post over at Care2 this week: Cat vs. Bird: Is it Time to Lock Up Fluffy to Protect Wildlife Diversity?

Cat-kills-birdThe post is a reaction to a New York Times article by a writer who lives in the "Bermuda Triangle for baby birds" (Takoma Park, MD) exploring the threat pet cats pose to birds when allowed to roam urban and suburban neighborhoods. 

In researching the post, I discovered a number of sort-of surprising things: did you know that the U.S. is home to 1 out of 4 of the world's house cats?

Read the whole Cat vs. Bird post at Care2