Track Your Cat


Sunday, October 25, 2015
3:00pm - 4:00pm

2015-10-25 15:00:00 2015-10-25 16:00:00 America/New_York Track Your Cat Cameron Village Regional Library


Event Description

Cats are mysterious, dangerous and far more unpredictable than one might expect from an animal that is, theoretically, domesticated. Some of the mysteries of cats relate to where they go and what they do; this is especially true of cats that go outdoors. In this program, researchers from NC State and the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences will share some of the fascinating findings from their Cat Tracker research program that uses GPS technology to collect data on where cats go, what they eat, and what microbes they bring back to our homes. You will also learn how you and your feline pets can participate in the Cat Tracker program, which gives researchers valuable information about outdoor cats’ movement, diet and health.

Contact Information

Marian Fragola

Admission Information

Free and open to the public.

Other Information

This program is part of the Creativity and Technology Symposium (CATS) hosted by NCSU Libraries.