Cats are nice but

A friend of mine, (Sarah Maclagan) is carrying out research involving Southern Brown Bandicoots. Sarah has found that Bandicoots may live in Blackberry or quality remnant vegetation but more recently, Sarah has confirmed a suspected limiting factor to the survival of Bandicoots that is not surprising.  Makes you wonder what the future is for our native animals.

ABC article

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2013-02-05/cats-threatening-endangered-souther-brown-bandicoot/4499548?section=vic

youtube clip

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1SIVirQ8Iyw

Cat with baby Bandicoot

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