The Cat magazine

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Welcome to the website for The Cat, the official supporter magazine of Cats Protection. Published quarterly, The Cat is packed with news, views and features for those who share our passion for all things feline.

Each issue we'll be bringing you a range of informative and entertaining articles. From veterinary and behavioural advice, helping you care for your cat, to stories from around CP, we've got it covered.

There are lots of ways for our readers - and their moggies - to get involved. These include the ever-popular Cats' tales feature, Readers stories and, of course, Letters. Plus, there are plenty of prizes to be won too!

You can subscribe to The Cat for just £15 a year and, best of all, by doing so, you will be contributing to the care of unwanted and abandoned cats in the UK.

About The Cat magazine

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Since 1931, The Cat has been informing and entertaining cat lovers all over the UK. The Cat is a widely-read publication with the distinction of being part of the UK’s largest feline welfare charity, Cats Protection.

Subscribe and sample issues

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Subscribe to The Cat for just £15 a year and you’ll get four issues delivered direct to your door. Want to try before you buy? We also have four samples for you to read.

The Cat magazine - our history

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In January 1931 the then Cats Protection League launched their own magazine, The Cats’ Mews-sheet. Find out about The Cat magazine through the ages by reading some of our archive copies.