Groundbreaking Study Finally Finds How to Control Cats in the City

Mass neutering of cats does work, vast 12-year research project by Israeli scientists in Rishon Letzion proves, and creates new meaning for the word ‘all’

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A street cat eating on a path.
A street cat eating on a path.Credit: Idit Gunther/Hebrew University
Ruth Schuster
Ruth Schuster
A lady street cat on patrol. Notching the ear is a sign of neutering, when there is an ear to north.Credit: Idit Gunther/Hebrew University
A street cat walks into a trap.Credit: Guy Reibitz
Some street cats are just too streetwise to be caught in a trap.Credit: Idit Gunther/Hebrew University
There goes the neighborhood? Street cats enjoying their food. Credit: Idit Gunther/Hebrew University
Street cats: friend or foe?Credit: Idit Gunther/Hebrew University
Street cats escaping to the seaside.Credit: Gil Eliahu

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