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It’s not just any ‘Caturday,’ it’s National Cat Day

A cat perches on the window of a home decorated with an American flag in Johnstown, Pa., on Wednesday. Saturday is National Cat Day.
A cat perches on the window of a home decorated with an American flag in Johnstown, Pa., on Wednesday. Saturday is National Cat Day. AP

Grab your favorite feline, pour a bowl of Purina Cat Chow and watch the magic unfold.

Saturday is National Cat Day or “Caturday,” which honors one of America’s favorite household pets and pushes for the adoption of cats from animal shelters across the country.

Saturday is the 11th annual National Cat Day. And if you haven’t heard, the internet loves cats.

“Spider-Man” creator Stan Lee (@realstanlee) tweeted a pose with the “king” of cats — ol’ Grumpy Cat.

“The Office” and “Haters Back Off” star Angela Kinsey posted this photo of her furry friends to Instagram.

 

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Sun Herald photographer Amanda McCoy created this collage of her Instagram photos for National Cat Day.

Retired NBA star Shaquille O’Neal shows this cat some major love.

And here are some more photos of Sun Herald staffers’ cats:

Sun Herald Assistant Editor Lauren Walck’s cat, Clementine, is keen at keeping coyotes at bay:

This is Sun Herald night editor Kim Anderson’s cat:

This one belongs to Sports Editor Scott Hawkins:

Staff writer Tammy Smith’s cat, Cynthia, enjoys hanging out in flower pots:

And Sun Herald digital producer Regina Zilbermints snapped this photo of a frisky feline who enjoys yoga at The Greenhouse on Porter in Ocean Springs.

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