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INTERNATIONAL CAT DAY – August 8

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International Cat Day - August 8

INTERNATIONAL CAT DAY

International Cat Day is observed annually on August 8.  This is a day to celebrate on of the world’s favorite pets.

Cats provide companionship and comfort to many.  Studies show having a cat can help to lower stress, anxiety and even depression.  Having a cat in your home can also help reduce the risk of heart disease in high-risk individuals.  It can even help fight mental illness.  Cats can be entertaining as well as beneficial to your health.

OBSERVE

Give your cats some extra time and cuddles today.  You might even want to give them an extra treat.  Post photos on social media using #InternationalCatDay

HISTORY

International Cat Day was created by International Fund for Animal Welfare in 2002.

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