Curious about Cat Holidays? Here's a Complete List from a Ref. Librarian

A flickr friend Susan (Tiger's Lair) is a librarian at Ormond Beach (FL)Library; she's a cat lover and has several great cat groups on Flickr. Here's her comprehensive report on cat holidays through the year, starting of course with January 2-

Happy Mew Year for Cats Day. A few other cat holiday highlights are:

February is Pet Dental Health Month

April is National Pet First Aid Awareness Month and
Prevention of Animal Cruelty Month

and as I believe was pointed out on these pages last spring...

April 28 is
Hairball Awareness Day
.

Check out the link above for the whole cat-calendar year...

Source: Primarily "Chase's Calendar of Events" and a few miscellaneous other sources. Susan adds, "Please note that some might vary slightly from year to year--I was looking at a 2006 edition of Chase's. Monday, October 16 is National Feral Cat Day, the next cat holiday to observe!"

Comments

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.

I love cats

April 28 is Hairball Awareness Day .

In a house of four cats (two are mine, two are sis')almost every day is hairball awareness day. ;)

s/

Nothing but holidays

Jeeze...every day is a holiday for my cats. A little nosh. A little head scratch. A three-hour nap. Twenty minutes racing up and down the stairs. Knocking over the (full) watering can. Waking me up at 3:30 a.m. just so I can walk down the stairs and watch them eat. Fiesta time all the time, I tell ya.

Syndicate content