Results 1 to 10 of 10
  1. #1
    Pro
    Points: 132,425, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    iahawkhunter's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Huxley, IA
    Posts
    2,788
    Points
    132,425
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 23
    Given: 29

    How much do cats actually kill?

    Found this and was reminded of the thread about CycloneYoda's cat killing bunnies.


    How much do cats actually kill? [Infographic] - The Oatmeal


    Quote Originally Posted by im4cyclones View Post
    [Anything] is easy if you are content to suck at it.

  2. #2
    Legend
    Points: 316,473, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 14.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    CyCrazy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Rolling dirty in Roland.
    Posts
    14,870
    Points
    316,473
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 306
    Given: 55

    Re: How much do cats actually kill?

    That was pretty damn funny.



  3. #3
    Starter
    Points: 11,725, Level: 32
    Level completed: 68%, Points required for next Level: 225
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    leroycyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Boulder, CO
    Posts
    823
    Points
    11,725
    Level
    32
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 8
    Given: 0

    Re: How much do cats actually kill?

    Quote Originally Posted by iahawkhunter View Post
    Found this and was reminded of the thread about CycloneYoda's cat killing bunnies.


    How much do cats actually kill? [Infographic] - The Oatmeal
    I recall seeing that an estimated 250,000,000 birds are killed each year by stray house and feral cats. This was several years ago. Maybe that number was real low. Too bad too.



  4. #4
    Legend
    Points: 309,529, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 45.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocialVeteranOverdrive
    ISUCubswin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    My Playhouse
    Posts
    12,723
    Points
    309,529
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,468
    Given: 707

    Re: How much do cats actually kill?

    I had one cat kill that only had 1 kill and it was a bird that got in the basement. Came home and there was bird **** all over the floor.


    RANDOM THOUGHTS THREAD HATE CLUB OFFICIAL MEMBER

  5. #5
    Rookie
    Points: 19,223, Level: 42
    Level completed: 31%, Points required for next Level: 627
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    KezClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2006
    Location
    Roland, IA
    Posts
    392
    Points
    19,223
    Level
    42
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 54

    Re: How much do cats actually kill?

    Woody...TOUCHDOWN! THEY DID IT!

  6. #6
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 9,094, Level: 28
    Level completed: 58%, Points required for next Level: 256
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    5000 Experience Points1 year registered
    JoshTheCyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    Fort Dodge
    Posts
    309
    Points
    9,094
    Level
    28
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 9
    Given: 156

    Re: How much do cats actually kill?


  7. #7
    Pro
    Points: 64,865, Level: 79
    Level completed: 1%, Points required for next Level: 1,585
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Omaha Cy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    The Omaha, Nebraska
    Posts
    3,227
    Points
    64,865
    Level
    79
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 84
    Given: 96

    Re: How much do cats actually kill?

    We took in stray cat (named him Denver)and he comes and goes into the house as he pleases. He has left a dead bird on the porch. Had him fixed, but left his claws since hes outside a lot. He frequently comes home with scratches and bites from another stray cat in the neighborhood when he stays outside at night.

    We thought Denver was a wuss, but I've seen his nemesis cat attack other animals including dogs, and even chased a pretty large dog through some yards. We call that cat "whitepants" and its pretty bad ***. We concluded that Denver has a pretty good strength of schedule in the neighborhood, and maybe hes not such a wuss...just can't seem to kick whitepants ***.


    http://www.tecmobowl-vs-rbi.com/index.html
    No one can match our dedication and passion for Nintendo's classic sports titles...Tecmo Bowl & R.B.I. Baseball. In-depth strategy guides, player attributes, team rankings, along with incredibly detailed recaps of our season play. We don't reminisce, we just keep playing!

  8. #8
    All-Star
    Points: 18,276, Level: 41
    Level completed: 26%, Points required for next Level: 674
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsCreated Album picturesVeteran
    MIClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Central Michigan
    Posts
    1,686
    Points
    18,276
    Level
    41
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 25
    Given: 130

    Re: How much do cats actually kill?

    Scientists estimate thatnationwide, cats kill hundreds of millions of birds, and more than a billion smallmammals, such as rabbits, squirrels, and chipmunks, each year.
    www.abcbirds.org/abcprograms/policy/cats/materials/predation.pdf

    Free roaming cats suck!




  9. #9
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 40,710, Level: 62
    Level completed: 28%, Points required for next Level: 940
    Overall activity: 17.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered50000 Experience Points
    NickTheGreat's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Johnston
    Posts
    4,251
    Points
    40,710
    Level
    62
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 273
    Given: 357

    Re: How much do cats actually kill?




  10. #10
    Legend
    Points: 205,514, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 15.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    jbhtexas's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Arlington, TX
    Posts
    11,007
    Points
    205,514
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 313
    Given: 193

    Re: How much do cats actually kill?

    Quote Originally Posted by MIClone View Post
    Scientists estimate thatnationwide, cats kill hundreds of millions of birds, and more than a billion smallmammals, such as rabbits, squirrels, and chipmunks, each year.
    www.abcbirds.org/abcprograms/policy/cats/materials/predation.pdf

    Free roaming cats suck!
    There are several free-roaming cats in our neighborhood. We don't have a shortage of either squirrels, chipmunks, rabbits, or possums. Maybe these cats are lazy...


    "Don't worry Boss...they can't do nothin' 'til they're through sparklin'..."

    Avatar - America's new superhero...Cenex Guy

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: Fox Sports Net
  • FOOTBALL: Iowa State vs. Texas Tech
  • November 22, 2014
  • 02:30 PM