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    • 50Twuncle
    • By 50Twuncle 6th Jul 17, 7:58 PM
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    Cat Vs Fox
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    • 6th Jul 17, 7:58 PM
    Cat Vs Fox 6th Jul 17 at 7:58 PM
    We were woken up last night by a noise outside
    I looked out of the window to see one of our cats chasing a large fox down the road - they disappeared round the corner and five minutes later - our cat came back in through the catflap and ran into the bedroom with what looked like a contented smile on his face !
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    • gettingtheresometime
    • By gettingtheresometime 7th Jul 17, 5:24 PM
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    • 7th Jul 17, 5:24 PM
    In all seriousness though be careful.

    Many moons ago we found one of our cats lying in the garden, unable to stand on her back legs. The vet, after X-rays showed no broken bones, shaved her back to find puncture wounds.

    His verdict was that he didn't think it was a dog but more likely a fix had got her.

    Unfortunately she died soon after
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    • petsforall
    • By petsforall 7th Jul 17, 9:38 PM
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    • #3
    • 7th Jul 17, 9:38 PM
    Foxes pose little danger to cats
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    • 7th Jul 17, 9:38 PM
    Foxes pose little danger to cats. But, like any other dog, foxes will chase cats. Generally, though, when faced with the claws and teeth of a cat, foxes will back away, knowing they will probably suffer a serious injury in any fight. ... But many fox cubs are killed each year by pet cats and dogs
    • parking_question_chap
    • By parking_question_chap 7th Jul 17, 9:47 PM
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    • 7th Jul 17, 9:47 PM
    Generally cats and foxes will not fight.

    They cat will initially defend its territory until it realises the fox means no harm. Then they will usually just keep a mindful eye on the other. Your cat is more likely to fight other cats.
    • fairy lights
    • By fairy lights 7th Jul 17, 11:50 PM
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    • 7th Jul 17, 11:50 PM
    All well and good til the fox comes back with a gang of his badger mates...
    • Geoff1963
    • By Geoff1963 8th Jul 17, 1:42 AM
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    • 8th Jul 17, 1:42 AM
    Maybe both parties had a good time, and it was one-all.
    • no1catman
    • By no1catman 8th Jul 17, 9:17 PM
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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TvauFXhEi5s

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    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXpx7qYMQpI
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    • Frosty86
    • By Frosty86 10th Jul 17, 2:30 PM
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    • 10th Jul 17, 2:30 PM
    Foxes pose little danger to cats. But, like any other dog, foxes will chase cats. Generally, though, when faced with the claws and teeth of a cat, foxes will back away, knowing they will probably suffer a serious injury in any fight. ... But many fox cubs are killed each year by pet cats and dogs
    Originally posted by petsforall
    Foxes aren't dogs.

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