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Captivity-bred wildcats to be released into wild in Cairngorms

(4 Posts)
Elegran Tue 19-Nov-19 14:03:10

EU funding worth £3.2m has been secured to develop a reintroduction centre in the Highland Wildlife Park at Kincraig.
www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-50464091

Jane10 Tue 19-Nov-19 15:03:02

Good news!

lemongrove Tue 19-Nov-19 15:40:20

Tbh I thought they were there already.Hope they do well there.😺

Elegran Tue 19-Nov-19 15:40:53

But the neutering of domestic cats must still continue. Apart from interbreeding, and diluting and eliminating that species, if people neglect to have domestic cats spayed and neutered it leads to vulnerable litters of kittens living a precarious life.