It's time to shower your 'purr-fect' friends with love because it's International Cat Day today. August 8 is dedicated to cats by the International Fund for Animal Welfare. The special day for cats was created back in 2002 and since then, people who love their kitties celebrate the day with their feline friends. Cats are among the most popular choice for pets. That's probably why some of our favourite celebrities have picked cats as their loving companions. From Alia Bhatt to Taylor Swift, here is a 'cat-alouge' of celebrities who have chosen to have cats as their pets.
On International Cat Day, check out 5 celebs who love their cats.
The Raazi star got her cat as a birthday gift. Named Edward Bhatt, the white feline is perfect for when Alia wants to de-stress and she even considers him as her sickness remedy. The actor regularly features her furry friend on Instagram.
She even made this special post on International Cat Day.
A true cat lover, Jacqueline often posts videos of her furry pet, Yoda. Jacqueline is also a staunch supporter for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).
One of the most talented actors in Bollywood, Richa has named her little kitties, Kamli and Jugni. The Fukrey star always keeps fans updated with endearing and funny updates of her pets. Like this one on International Cat Day.
Often dubbed as 'Cat Lady', the singer owns two Scottish Fold cats, Olivia Benson and Meredith Grey, and the two surely live an envious life. Taylor often posts pictures of her bundles of joy, giving a glimpse of their lavish lives to fans.
The Shape of You singer's cats, Dorito and Calippo, have their own Instagram account.
Celebrity or not, pets are dear to everyone, so, don't forget to celebrate the day with your purring pal curled up on your lap
(With Inputs From ANI)