2013-06-24 / Front Page
In the cat-bird debate
Biologist, shelter at odds over feral cat sterilization
BRUNSWICK Fearing that songbird populations will be decimated, a Bowdoin College biology professor has taken exception to a Coastal Humane Society plan to manage feral cat populations. The Brunswick-based shelter is using a $10,000 Maine Community Foundation grant to trap wild cats, spay or neuter them, then release them.