Cats outnumber people on island
Fewer than 100 people live on Japan’s Cat Island – and several hundred wild, but friendly, cats.
The cats have been legendary on Tashiro-jima since the 1800s, when the island was a popular stop along fishing routes. One legend involved a fisherman who accidentally dropped a rock, killing a cat.
The fisherman, who feared retribution, then built a shrine in the cat’s honor. Now, numerous shrines to felines can be found throughout Cat Island. While the feline residents are loved by many, they are also being blamed for the sharp drop in the number of human residents on the island.
— Read it at the Inquisitr
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Well, this article could be the catalyst towards more people moving there. A veritable "Cat-Man-Do." Cat lovers can pack up the whole "kitten-caboodle" and emigrate. I would be catatonic if surrounded by so many felines, as I am "alfurgic" to them. I might need a CAT-scan. "Purrr" the information littered in a clause of this story, we can suspect that the "meee-riad" of problems caused by the burgeoning kitty population has been catastrophic to the rodents and probably the birds, although I suspect they would categorically deny that as "hiss-torical" fact.
=^..^= meow!!! I want to move there - here kitty, kitty, kitty.
No mice or vermin there.
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