An unimaginative fast-food culture, a period of austerity and one too many ‘bush-tucker trials’ have been blamed for the growing taste in cat lasagnes. One Eco-warrior said: ‘After jetting around the globe to save endangered species, you start to realise you’re doing more harm than good. But closer home, we have an excess of domestic animals. It would shame not have a little nibble. Nobody’s going to miss the odd cat or dog. And it’s not like I’m sticking a panda under the George Foreman grill’.