Top 10 Cats Who Need a Hug

Amy Tokic
by Amy Tokic
Happy International Hug Your Cat Day! Although your kitty may not let on, he really loves affection. Open your arms and show how much you’re a feline fanatic by hugging all the cats you come across today!

All I need is a lap to cuddle on – and hug on occasion.

A quick cuddle with my best friend. (H Zator/Bigstock)

Moms always give the best hugs. (olgavolodina/Bigstock)

This is my human. There is many like it, but this one is mine. (insomnia/Bigstock)

If you want to hug the cat, you’ll have to hug me first! (Kannaa/Bigstock)

Save me… too much hug… must escape this kid’s clutches! (Cherry-Merry/Bigstock)

Yes, I like to hug my mouse. Please don’t tell anyone!

Sure, these brothers are hugging it out now, but that’s just because they’re asleep. (lufimorgan/Bigstock)

I’m a hugging ninja! (Valentina R./Bigstock)

Wait… this isn’t the kind of cat we endorse hugging today!

Amy Tokic
Amy Tokic

Amy Tokic, Editor of, is a passionate animal lover and proud pet parent of Oscar, a Shih Tzu/Chihuahua cross, and Zed, a Japanese Chin. Her love of animals began in kindergarten, when she brought her stuffed dog Snoopy into class with her every day. Now, she writes about her adventures in pet ownership and tirelessly researches products, news and health related issues she can share with other animal enthusiasts. In her free time, Amy loves perusing used book and record stores, obsessing over the latest pet products available and chasing squirrels with wild abandon (a habit attributed to spending too much time with her pooches).

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