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Feral cats - introduced killing machines eating their way through Australia’s wildlife

Recently, I was lucky enough to talk about my PhD research on feral cats on Radio National’s Science Show, which is presented by Robyn Williams on Saturdays between 12 and 1pm. 184 more words

Crazy Sunday

This cat’s expression says it all. What the hell happened today? Are we having a “scare Debra” day? Did I miss the announcement? Honestly, if I’d known I would just have stayed in bed this morning. 247 more words


Four, Five, Six,

There are four of them,
one of her,
and then there is my Heather
to name them all is the task.

Cats and more cats… 484 more words


Biodiversity challenge - Xantus's murrelet

Premature evacuation

Murrelet chicks can
Check out of their nest
At the drop of a hat
(Seawater babies).

After a quick scan
For unwelcome guests;

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Cat's Eye

This is Syd, my cat. I’ve had her since she was two weeks old. Alas, she doesn’t really know how to be a cat…so when a stray adopted our family, Syd would peer out the screen door at it. 9 more words

Media round up on feral cats

Over the past week or two there’s been a lot of media and opinion pieces about the impacts and management of feral cats in Australia. A couple of papers have been published too. 270 more words