National Cat Day

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Are you a cat owner or a cat lover? If so, today is for you. It is National Cat Day! Cats make great pets, and of the 6.5 million companion animals that enter U.S. animal shelters every year, Of those, approximately 3.2 million are cats. So, if you’re considering adopting a cat please do so.

The Health Benefits of National Cat Day

Did you know there are great therapeutic health benefits to owning a cat? Research shows cat owners actually are less likely to die from a heart attack, stroke, chronic pain, and other types of cardiovascular disease. If you are on medicines for any of these diseases, don’t forget to add a cat to your prescription list!