In Defense of Cats: Why “cuddly killers” aren’t really devastating ecosystems

We’ve all heard that free-roaming cats are “devastating ecosystems” and that cats allegedly kill over one billion birds in the United States (U.S.) annually. But what we rarely hear is the other side of the story. For instance, we rarely hear that there is only one peer-reviewed research article that predicts that cats kill over one billion birds annually in the…