Submarine base officials say they have a feral cat problem - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Submarine base officials say they have a feral cat problem

Posted: Updated:
Officials at the Navy Submarine Base in Groton said they are dealing with a problem involving feral cats. (WFSB) Officials at the Navy Submarine Base in Groton said they are dealing with a problem involving feral cats. (WFSB)
GROTON, CT (WFSB) -

Officials at the Navy Submarine Base in Groton said they are dealing with a problem involving feral cats.

Many stray cats have been spotted in and around the submarine base in recent months.

Officials said the cats pose a public health threat, and potential risk to base operations.

The submarine base has reached out to local shelters and animal control officers, looking for help getting things under control.

Copyright 2016 WFSB (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.