Do fishers attack pets?
Tips for residents. Problems with fishers may sometimes arise, but are usually restricted to predatory attacks on domestic birds, rabbits, and free ranging house cats.
Are fisher cats scared of dogs?
Protect them to ensure they are safe. Fisher cats have been known to stalk and kill house pets. Occasionally, fisher cats go after and kill house cats, so if you’re having a fisher cat problem, keep the house cat inside, as well as any small dogs. Larger dogs may actually keep fisher cats at bay.
Are fishers aggressive?
Fishers are not dangerous to humans. They are small, solitary and rather elusive animals, typically avoiding people and developed areas. As with any wild animal, people should avoid handling a sick, wounded or cornered fisher.