American Association of Feline Practitioners

Veterinary professionals passionate about the care of cats

Cat Friendly Practices®

The Need for Cat Friendly Practices®

The Cat Friendly Practice® program is leading the movement to make veterinary care less stressful for cats and their caregivers.

Established by the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP) and the International Society for Feline Medicine (ISFM), the Cat Friendly Practice® program is a global initiative designed to elevate care for cats by reducing the stress for the cat, caregiver, and also the entire veterinary team.

Cat Caregivers

  • Experience a feline-friendly environment.
  • Trained staff that understand cats. 
  • Practice reduces stress during visit.

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Veterinary Professionals

  • Less stress for feline patients. 
  • Improve feline knowledge and care. 
  • Higher satisfaction rate for current clients.

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Cat Friendly Practice® is a program conceived and developed by International Cat Care. 
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