Sadly the hatchlings left while I was away, so unfortunately I missed it.
I however think that
everything went well. The protective metal grating that I had placed before
leaving was still intact. So I believe that the cats did not attempt to catch
I had put the metal grating
in place as I had observed multiple times that two cats, attracted by the
incessant chirping, more or less impatiently sat underneath the nesting box
I cleared out the nesting
box this morning. There were no unhatched eggs. Maybe, as it is still quite
early in the season, a new pair will come and nest. I am, however not very
optimistic, as there are just toooo many cats.
When there are several
nesting options available, then why take the worst one possible?!
.....Options. It is funny
how given no options lack of freedom is regretted, complaints follow. But, when
given options, hell breaks loose and “man” feels truly lost.
It would thus seem that
those famous "boxes" are not just limiting but seen
Why? Is not the ideal situation
one in which one can create options for one’s self and for others, for the