Cat Info

The most popular pet nowadays is a cat. Although a cat is more independent than a dog, they still need lots of love, care and attention. They will need a warm place to sleep, fresh water and food. Cats can roam a vast distance and as such should have a microchip implanted ensuring that if your cat does get lost either the RSPCA, animal welfare officers, vets etc can very quickly reunite you with your cat.

It costs around £25 per month to look after your cat. This includes food, veterinary care, pet insurance, litter etc.

It has been scientifically proven that owning cats is good for our health and can decrease the occurrence of high blood pressure and other illnesses. Also stroking a cat can help to relieve stress, and the feel of a purring cat on your lap conveys a strong sense of security and comfort.

Cats typically live until around the age of 15-16, but can live a lot longer. The oldest cat on record was 39!