michael calver

Australians’ love of wildlife makes them cautious cat owners

May 19th, 2016

Australian are most likely to accept a wildlife-based rationale for restrictions on cat ownership, the study found

An international study across six countries has revealed that Australians are most likely to accept restrictions on cat ownership because of the potential risk the pets pose to wildlife.

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Murdoch students learn from nation’s best

December 10th, 2014

Associate Professor Michael Calver received an Award for Teaching Excellence and Murdoch's First Year Advisor Network was honoured with an Award for Programs that Enhance Learning.

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Cat collars provide big benefits for low risk

January 2nd, 2014

A new study has challenged the belief that cat collars are ‘risky’, showing that collars can actually enhance the welfare of our feline friends.

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Cockatoos find food in rehabilitated forest

September 24th, 2013

Murdoch University researchers have found that Western Australia's iconic black cockatoos have been drawn to a new food source – rehabilitated mining pits.

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