International Cat Day

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International Cat Day
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Observed by International and Internet
Date 8 August
Next time 8 August 2019 (2019-08-08)
Frequency annual

International Cat Day is a celebration which takes place on 8 August, every year. It was created in 2002 by the International Fund for Animal Welfare.[1][2]

World Cat Day is celebrated on 17 February in much of Europe[citation needed] and on 1 March in Russia.[3] and Cat Day is celebrated on February 22nd in Japan. [4]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "INTERNATIONAL CAT DAY: How we help cats in Playa del Carmen - IFAW - International Fund for Animal Welfare". Retrieved 10 August 2017. 
  2. ^ Green, Treye (9 August 2014). "International Cat Day 2014: Cat Lovers Worldwide Celebrate Feline Obsession". International Business Times. IBT Media Inc. Retrieved 10 August 2014. 
  3. ^ Blasi, Giulia (30 April 2012). "World Cat Day?". Vogue Italia. Retrieved 17 February 2015. 
  4. ^