Your stories are all too funny! I do feel like it's a right of passage... my little grandkittens are all grown up!!
We've never had mice in this house (knock on wood). If we ever get them, it will be interesting to see who is the one that will catch one first... my guess is Godiva or Ziggy. Godiva has killed before.
Ziggy just goes crazy with toys, so I think he'd do a pretty good job too.
You guys should see them now (those of you who remember the kittens). Tux is a petite little man with big gorgeous eyes and a bit of a troublemaker. Harley, the one who had the ribcage problems, is long and tall like his dad (and before he got fixed, he had a HUGE package
), but is more mellow than Tux.
I wouldn't mind if you posted Radar's mouse, Epona... I mean, part of me is really upset about that kind of thing, but it's the way of things.... the circle of life... all that jazz.
It doesn't gross me out, it just makes me sad that any creature has to suffer in order for others to live (or play, in the case of a cat