A deadly game of cat and mouse

Life has a funny habit of imitating art. For years cartoons like Tom and Jerry and Itchy and Scratchy had rodents winning over felines with unrealistic frequency and methodology. But it hasn’t been like that in the real world. Until now.

Mice may be responsible for a blaze that killed nearly 100 cats at an animal shelter near the Canadian city of Toronto, officials say.

There’s more than one way to cook a cat…