The hunt for British Big Cats attracts far more newspaper column-inches than any other cryptozoological subject. There are so many of them now that we feel that they should be archived by us in some way, so we should have a go at publishing a regular round-up of the stories as they come in.
Curated by Carl Marshall and Olivia McCarthy
Sunday, 21 June 2015
NEWSLINK: Bobcat Scare Just Big House Cats on the Loose, Say Police
Several large cats are wandering around the Virginia suburbs of Washington, D.C., but they don’t pose a threat to local residents, according to police.
They resemble bobcats, but they’re actually a domesticated version called Pixiebobs, the Washington Post reported Tuesday. Three Pixiebobs escaped last month from a breeder in Nokesville, Va., the owner of one of the cats told the Post.