Claims that dingoes control feral cats, foxes is flawed, new research says

Sally Gall
September 17 2023 - 6:30am
A wild dog in the environment. Picture: Wayne Preece
A wild dog in the environment. Picture: Wayne Preece

National wild dog management coordinator Greg Mifsud has questioned literature that puts dingoes on an environmental pedestal, in light of a new scientific paper that looks at claims they are controlling invasive pests such as feral cats and foxes.

Sally Gall

Sally Gall

Senior journalist - Queensland Country Life/North Queensland Register

Based at Blackall, CW Qld, where I've raised a family, run Merino sheep and beef cattle, and helped develop a region - its history, tourism, education and communications. Get in touch at 0427 575 955 if you've got a story idea for me.

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