Cat on boys' shoulder

Owning a cat as a pet means children have a better understanding of medical procedures like X-rays, injections and surgery, according to a survey 

A study carried out by Cats Protection shows that children aged between six and seven have a better understanding of health and illness if their families own a cat. The findings also show that children who live in households with cats have a better knowledge of healthy eating and the importance of exercise.

There are two resources to choose from;
  • Primary Assembly pack
  • The Key Stages 1 & 2 pack which helps to deliver Literacy, Numeracy, Art and Design, ICT, Science and PSHE and Citizenship
For more fun, games and downloads, visit our Cats for kids site

Assembly Pack

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This brand new assembly pack highlights the work of Cats Protection and the importance of responsible pet ownership...

Primary Science CD-ROM

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This interactive Primary Science CD-ROM follows Willow the cat as she explores her family home and garden. Click below to order your copy using our request form.

Key Stages 1 & 2 pack download

Cats in the classroom download

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