1. Little Brown Bat

Little Brown Bat

Little Brown Bat
Classification(s) : Prey
Cat Name : Bat
Common Name : Little Brown Bat
Scientific Name : Myotis lucifugus
Other Name(s) :
Physical Description :

Little brown bats are small leathery winged creatures with fur that can range from dark gray-brown to pale golden brown to olive-yellow brown.

Physical Statistics :

Length: 2 – 4 Inches (60 – 102 Millimeters)
Weight: .25 – .5 Ounces (7 – 13 Grams)

Behavior :

Little brown bats hibernate during the winter, and during the other seasons they roost during the day and hunt insects in the evening.

Social Organization :

Males and females who are not expecting or nursing young generally roost, in small groups or alone, away from the nursery roosts.

Approval Level : None; Little brown bats are fairly common and their presence does not indicate a specific environmental situation.
Kill Difficulty : Low;

Little brown bats are small and lack any weaponry that would be harmful to cats.

Training Level : Specialty - Bat;

Little brown bats are nocturnal and spend lots of time in protected roosts or in the air.

Hunting Tactic : Bats
Food Quality : Low; Little brown bats are small and their taste and nutritional value do not make up for the amount of energy put into catching them.