The National Hug Your Cat Day is celebrated joyfully with the pets every June 4th. On this day cat keepers are encouraged to hug their cats. The most affectionate cat keepers don’t need this day but it is always good to be reminded of our feline friends. It’s not that you cannot celebrate the day if you don’t own a cat and don’t feel lonely. Just start celebrating “Hug Someone Else’s Cat Day”. It is the perfect day to give some warmth to your furry friends who have always been with you sharing unconditional love. Give your cat extra attention and affection this day and make her feel so special. In ancient Egypt, cats were worshipped as the symbols of grace and poise. The day could be a big excuse for you to thank her for all the cuddling she has offered you so far.
“Having a bunch of cats around is good. If you’re feeling bad, you just look at the cats, you’ll feel better because they know that everything is just as it is. There’s nothing to get excited about. They just know. They’re saviours.” – Charles Bukowski
History of National Hug Your Cat Day
The creators of the National Hug Your Cat Day wanted people to let their cats know that they are loved by giving a hug. Cats show us different signs of affection. Unlike dogs, cats don’t show affection through loud gestures, instead, they offer a fluffy, calm, and soft gestures. This doesn’t mean that dogs love their master more than men. In reality, research says cats are creatures who show their love in precise ways. They just keep on hanging around you to get your love and affection. If it refuses to hug don’t be disappointed, it will show definitely show love in another way. Don’t forget to cuddle her and give away a hug because hugs could be the best form of love you could shower her on National Hug Your Cat Day.
The National Hug Your Cat Day is created keeping both the animal and the person in mind as it benefits both. Hugs lead to happiness and happiness lead to well being and well-being leads to a longer healthier life for both! Squeeze her how much ever you can on this day to get into the mood of this day. Send e-cards and gifts to your friends who also have cats to get together in celebration on National Hug Your Cat Day.
Other Celebrations on June 4
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How to Celebrate the day
Spend more time with your feline on this day and offer a tight hug, this could be the best thing you can do to your feline. Host a backyard party for your cat, prepare its homemade favorite food, or just play with her. Studies reveal that hugging an animal can greatly lower blood pressure and this could be the day your feline offers you treatment. If you don’t have a cat not to worry, June is Adopt a Shelter Cat Month. Go adopt a cat and once you get your cat, you can hug it just like everyone else who has one on the National Hug Your Cat Day. Go immediately hug your cat after reading this article, you both will feel better. Don’t forget to share the snap of your cute hugs and let them trend on social media with the hashtag #NationalHugYourCatDay.