Cats

Jacob Proffitt Jacob at Proffitt.com
Thu Jul 20 16:19:49 EDT 2000


On Thu, 20 Jul 2000 21:12:12 +0200 (CEST), Irina Rempt wrote:

>> Speaking of which - technically it's illegal to keep a grey pet rabbit in
>> Australia.
>
>Because of the rabbit disease which I can't spell either? (I think
>"myxomatosis")

I think it is actually because when rabbits escape, they tend to dominate
the Australian ecosystem (not enough natural predators).  Cats do the same.
Indigenous species can't handle the competition.

Jacob
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