International Cat Care and its veterinary division ISFM are lucky enough to work with some great cat enthusiasts and companies, who support our work and help us to spread the word. Below you will find information about and acknowledgements to these friends and partners.
Agria Pet Insurance
Agria pet insurance is one of the world’s leading pet insurers, and a keen world wide supporter of numerous voluntary organisations promoting animal welfare. Agria support International Cat Care by donating £1 for every feline policy activated. Follow this link to find out more or to get an Agria pet insurance quote for your cat or dog.
Centre for Veterinary Education
ISFM has been working collaboratively with the Centre for Veterinary Education - the veterinary post-graduate education organisation and part of the University of Sydney - for many years. CVE have an outstanding programme of Distance Education post-graduate courses for veterinary surgeons, and ISFM partner with CVE in delivering the Feline Medicine Distance Education Course each year (click here for more information). This is an important partnership for ISFM as delivering high quality education through an internationally accessible platform has been a major goal of ISFM. The course has been hugely successful and continues to be developed and refined each year.
Together with providing the Feline Distance Education course, CVE and ISFM are working towards other collaborative post-graduate education programmes to benefit vets in Australia, New Zealand, Asia and wider afield.
Emma Milne – The Pet Detectives: Is a cat the right pet for you?
Lovely iCatCare ambassador Emma Milne has written a series of books for children to help them decide the right pet for them. The Pet Detectives: Is a cat the right pet for you? is a fun and practical guide to help children understand the responsibilities of cat ownership before they get one. There are chapters on each of the five welfare needs and thechildren do a virtual month of fact finding and caring for their new pet before the big family debate to make the final decision.
Emma is generously donating 10% of the royalties from the sales of the book to iCatCare. The book, aimed at children ages 7-12, costs £9.95. iCatCare supporters will receive a 10% discount on this book with the code: ICCPDC16. Order your copy here.
Le Petit Chat Malin
Le Petit Chat wine originates from the sunny climes of the south of France and their range of delicious wines is enhanced by their love of cats, with Le Petit Chat Malin translating as 'the cunning little cat'. Le Petit Chat is supporting various iCatCare initiatives, including our caption competition and Racewalk. Find out more about their wine and keep up to date with their offers and activites on their website.
Lucy Daniels – Dippy Egg
Lucy Daniels is a wonderful artist, designer, illustrator and photographer (to name but a few of her artistic talents..). Her fabulous studio, Dippy Egg, is based in Cardiff but her reputation stretches much further. You can find her work in places like Harrods and Fortnum & Masons and other discerning purveyors of lovely things the length and breadth of the UK. Lucy is also a serious cat fan and she generously donated a beautiful illustration to help raise funds for International Cat Care. A special series of cards is in the pipeline too, so watch this space!
Katzenworld.co.uk is a feline blog run by a team of feline enthusiasts, headed up by Marc-Andre and Iain Runcie-Unger. The blog includes stories about cats, product reviews and more. Katzenworld supports the work of iCatCare and now hosts an iCatCare stream of posts that focus on the latest in feline science and cat care. Find out more about Katzenworld by visiting the blog.
Lesley Anne Ivory
Lesley Anne Ivory is a talented cat artist. Her work has evolved over many years into a very recognisable genre and technique. At the very core of her work Lesley Anne loves cats, which has led to her supporting and working with International Cat Care. Through the sale of Lesley Anne Ivory t-shirts (which feature astrological-themed cat prints), International Cat Care receives a donation of £2 (per t-shirt), that goes towards the charity's work in improving feline care and welfare worldwide. Find out more by visiting the Lesley Anne Ivory website.
ProtectaPet is established as the UK’s leading supplier of cat containment products. The company’s success has been based on a passionate commitment to intuitive design for pet owners, high specification UK engineering, intelligent innovation and outstanding service. Share ProtectaPet's vision of a cat safe territory while supporting International Cat Care. Follow this link to ProtectaPet's online shop and we will donate 10% of your order value to iCatCare.
Completely Cats is the creation of Beth Haslam and Zoe Marr – two passionate cat fans who decided to use their writing, editing and publishing skills to help cats. Their latest anthology of cat stories – 'Completely Cats – stories with Cattitude' topped the Amazon charts – and 20% of profits will be donated to International Cat Care. We are enormously grateful for their generous support. Click here to find out more and to purchase the book.
Fussy Pussy has created a range of modern, witty cat-themed clothes and accessories. The people behind the brand – Cleo and James – are also serious cat fans with an important message to share about cat welfare. They've commited 10% of the income from sales to International Cat Care which is hugely appreciated. Find out more by visiting their website.