This might be...
...time, like ever, that the rodents of Maine are looking forward to winter.
Because in the winter, the cats will be inside.
And the rodents will be safe.
As long as they don't attempt to come into the house.
For reals, guys. The cats must know that winter's a'coming, because they've ramped up the killing: Two mice on Monday, one yesterday, and THREE today.
That includes the one that Josh just FOUND BEHIND HIS CHAIR.