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Global Warming Linked to Severe Weather, Heat Related Deaths, and now ... Kittens?

Cute? Yes. But overpopulation is a cause for real concern.
 
 
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In the future, we will all be like this woman.
We will have no choice.
They will have taken over.

Global Warming Could Lead to More Kittens
By Eoin O'Carroll | 07.23.08

"Each year it seems to get worse and worse," said Christina Gin, an animal shelter volunteer in Hayward, Calif., to the Hayward Daily Review earlier this month.

She was talking about the shelter's surplus of kittens, a problem that animal shelters across the country face every summer. But lately, it seems that there have been more and more of the furry carnivores.

Ms. Gin blames global warming for the feline glut, and she's not alone. The Humane Society has observed that kitten season, which usually starts in March and April, has been starting earlier and lasting longer.

Jill Hussein C. blogs at Brilliant at Breakfast .