International Cat Day
Date When Celebrated : This holiday is always held on August 8
International Cat Day, also called World Cat Day is today. This is a truly international day, as it is celebrated in most countries around the world. It is a special day to celebrate domestic cats of all kinds. According to the sponsors, on this day we "cat lovers around the world unite across the globe in a celebration of cats." This is a day to enjoy our beloved feline pets and to pamper them.
Not all cats are alike. There is a very wide a variety of cats, with one or more certain to find a place in your heart. You could say that there is a purr-fect cat for you. Don't have a cat? Celebrate this day by going to your local animal shelter and adopt a cat.
If you are a cat lover, and we hope you are, you and your cat will just love this day. Spend some extra time together. Give your cat a new toy or a new bandana. As you pamper your cat, don't forget to give a special meal and treats to your cat. In return, watch your cat give you a little more love and comfort than usual. Importantly, don't forget to take a picture of you and your cat, and post it on social media.
Cat Facts and Trivia
Top Movie Character: Gotham city bullwhip toting burglar Catwoman
Today's Quote: "
Women and cats will do as they please. Men and dogs should relax and get
used to the idea." - - Robert A. Heinlein
History and Origin of International Cat Day :
This special days was created in 2002 by the International Fund for Animal Welfare. Sponsorship for International Cat Day was transferred to International Cat Care, a non-profit organization in 2020.
Twisted Words: Dogs can't operate MRI scanners, but Catscan.
More About Today:
Flower of the Day: Skunk Cabbage
Recipe of the Day: Tomato Bread
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