Tabby versus Smokey: Tabby 1, Smokey Nil

A brilliant story on the Beeb site about a black bear (or do we now say a bear of colour these days???) in Noo Joisay which made the mistake of wandering into the territory of Jack the Cat, who doesn’t take kindly to other animals intruding in his turf, even when they are actually the size of a bear. Yes folks, one of the biggest and most powerful predators on the planet is no match for the mighty feline. Now a cougar or panther running off a bear is one thing, but Jack is a domestic cat. Gee, I thought it was impressive when my little Cassie leapt five feet in the air and snatched a moth…