HERNDON, VA — Even though historic Egyptians beloved their cats and even incorporated drawings of domesticated felines in their hieroglyphs, you will find no indicator they celebrated Global Cat Day.
That is way too poor.
Any cat proprietor will convey to you that their cat is the centre of their interest — what selection do they have?
In honor of Intercontinental Cat Day on Sunday, Patch questioned the cat fans in Herndon to share shots of their cats by way of Neighbor and Fb posts.
Thanks to the mind-boggling reaction from Herndon’s cat-loving local community, Patch’s Intercontinental Cat Day celebration will be spread out above quite a few days. Check again on Monday for aspect two, which will attribute much more pictures submitted by our viewers of Herndon’s helpful felines.
This is Lucifer. — Ruby Hildreth, Herndon
This is Sméagol. — Abigail McGuirt, Herndon
This is 17-calendar year-previous Paris. — Sarah Masters, Herndon
This is Marbles and she is 4. — Samantha Bear, Herndon
This is Tabitha. She’s a rescue so we aren’t 100% certain how previous she is but we feel 5-decades-aged. — Carrie Breig Hester, Herndon
My cat, Jepp, has his individual FB and IG followings. He is named for the aviation chartmaker, and it much more like a “canine in a cat” entire body — who performs fetch, runs on his exercising wheel, and it usually content to see me! — Christopher L. Freeze, Herndon
This is Sasha, the queen of providing side-eye. — Brett Fox, Herndon
This is Lucille. She life exterior and desires to occur in. — Danilo Cicak, Herndon
Bandit, Frank, Tavi and Bart in the back again corner. All were being rescues and close to 10-decades-previous. — John Cole, Herndon
This is Gracie. I went to the Fairfax County Animal Shelter virtually 5-decades-ago and she picked me by rolling in excess of on her again just about every time she saw me walk by. I wake up, she’s on my lap. She avoids every person else in the property. Finest adoption at any time. — Elizabeth Soliday, Herndon
Luna having a chill. — Lou-Anne Hemmings, Herndon
GiGi sporting her Christmas tie. — Lou-Anne Hemmings, Herndon
This is Mazikeen. — Ruby Hildreth, Herndon
Disguise and Seek out — Kate Flegal, Herndon
Greetings from Zoey. — Robert Garnier, Herndon/Oak Hill
Scooby and Casper — Melanie Bartlett, Herndon
Rascal — Sally Sue White, Herndon
Voodoo —Sally Sue White, Herndon
I have a box cat. — Diana Fields, Herndon
Nasim – Siamese combine — Jennifer Kerner, Herndon
This is Lily, still left, rescue #1 when we were stationed in South Korea, and this is Charlie, rescue #2 when we were being stationed in South Korea. They are equally worldwide tourists — Jessica Doerr, Herndon
Pookie!!!! —, Herndon
This is my boy Max. — Susie Littlejohn, Herndon
My bonded pair rescues- siblings Jingles and Holly. — Cait M Mahoney, Herndon
Turkish Angora —, Herndon
hanging out on the cat wall I crafted. — G Jason Greenwalt, Herndon
Skip Rainbow…Maine Coon mix. — Amy Walker Wemyss, Herndon
Q (for the star trek race, not the conspiracy theorists) — Marina Valero, Herndon
Greyworm — Marina Valero, Herndon
Raven — Marina Valero, Herndon
This is Ginny. — Sherry Blanton, Herndon
Maisy suggests hi, as nicely. — Robert Grainer, Herndon/Oak Hill
“And Maisy’s tale is a excellent a single. Her mother was killed by a design auto in a new neighborhood. The litter ran into the sewer, and all kittens ended up rescued speedily except Maisy. She was in the sewer for 10 times right up until our friend decreased a fitted sheet with cat foods in it and she climbed in and was rescued. We could not resist that rescue story and nonetheless simply cannot resist her.” —
This is Chloe. — Erica Fuller, Herndon
Chloe seems to be like my son’s sweet cat. —, Herndon
I am a kitty mother! This is Monty (7 years) and Roxy (12 many years). Both are adopted from 4Paws Rescue Group where by I have volunteered. Monty is demonstrating off by pretending he is in love with Roxy. They hold us amused and occasionally aggravated 24/7. We wouldn’t have it any other way! —Mickey Glassman, Herndon
Unnamed cat submitted by Saras Pillai
Princess — Marcia Follin Stewart, Herndon
Echo, practical operate kitty. — Stephanie Witt Sedgwick
Unnamed cat submitted by Amber Thayer, Herndon
This is piccolo! Purebred Siberian sweetheart! — Shruthi Shyamala, Herndon
Do you have a cat that you are celebrating International Cat Working day with? Share their shots in the comments to this story.