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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:

Clemmie
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:

Kims Cat
Sun Herald night editor Kim Anderson’s cat Kim Anderson Courtesy

This one belongs to Sports Editor Scott Hawkins:

Scott's Cat
Sun Herald Sports Editor Scott Hawkins’ cat Scott Hawkins Courtesy

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

Tammy's Cat
Potted Cynthia Tammy Smith Courtesy

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.

Yoga Cat
This frisky feline enjoys yoga at The Greenhouse on Porter in Ocean Springs. Regina Zilbermints Courtesy

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