Welcome to the website for the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Cats

The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Cats (APGOCATS) is a group of MPs,
Peers and associate organisations with an interest in feline welfare aiming
to promote and further feline welfare. APGOCATS seeks to support discussion and
debate about what politicians and the Government can do to further feline welfare.

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APGOCATS to hold virtual EGM to elect new co-chair

The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Cats will be holding an Extraordinary General Meeting. This meeting is required to elect a new co-chair for the group. APGOCATs are very grateful for all the work our previous co-chair, Steve Reed MP, did with the group...

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Pedigree breeds without suffering

The basic design of the domestic cat is fundamentally sound. As da Vinci said, ‘The smallest feline is a masterpiece.’ It’s a design that evolved through functionality – cats needed to hunt, kill prey, in turn avoid being killed by predators, reproduce and lead a vigorous athletic life.

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