HORROR OF A CAT CULL LOOMS
For cat lovers, the idea that they might have to hand over their beloved pets to be gassed as part of a cat cull is incomprehensible. But in some parts of the world, the idea of a cat cull is now being taken very seriously.
Why? Because cats could play host to the avian ifluenza virus and even pass it onto humans.
From The Bird Flu Blog :
"In less than a week, the idea that cats could help spread the avian influenza virus to humans, and even act as incubators for the virus to mutate into a human pandemic form, has gone from being a widely discounted theory to the chilling possibility of actually being true.
After the discovery of a dead cat infected with the virus, this theory is now being taken very, very seriously indeed.
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