iCatCare awards excellence in three ways

At the International Cat Care 2013 awards ceremony in London on September 6, the charity recognised contributions made by individuals and companies in improving the lives of cats in three categories:

 

ISFM Easy to Give Awards 

Recognising the efforts of pharmaceutical companies in making prescription only medicines (POM) that are easy to administer to cats.

Award winners:

  • Semintra (Boehringer Ingelheim), an angiotensin receptor blocker used in the treatment of chronic kidney disease
  • Activvl (MSD Animal Health), a flea spot-on treatment
  • Kesium Chewable Tablets (Alstoe Animal Health), a palatable form of amoxicillin/clavulanic acid

 

Cat Friendly Awards

Recognising non-POM products which have made a real difference to cat wellbeing and welfare.

Award winners:

  • Feliway (Ceva)
  • Hide, Perch and Go box (British Columbia Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals)
  • Feline Fort (Cats Protection)

 

Welfare awards

Recognising individuals’ outstanding contributions to the welfare of cats.

Award winners:

  • David Yates RSPCA Greater Manchester Animal Hospital
  • Melvyn Driver of MDC Exports

news date: 

16.09.2013