BBC: Gardeners' pet hate for cats [26-May-03]
…Wildlife experts say keeping cats locked up from dusk to dawn will prevent much of the carnage they create, and will also mean they are less likely to be run over.
No, what we really need is a way to prevent cats from creating carnage without diminishing their chances of being run over. The BBC hit on a much better solution earlier this month:
BBC: Cats 'farmed for skins in EU' [08-May-03]
BBC News has seen evidence which suggests that cats are being farmed for their skins in the European Union. It is thought that tens of thousands, possibly hundreds of thousands of cat and dog skins are traded in Europe each year.
Fantastic! Now you can wear a fur coat and prevent wildlife carnage at the same time.