How to keep your cat safe in extreme weather

16 October 2017
How to keep your cat safe in extreme weather

If you’re a cat owner, you might be concerned about keeping your pet safe during extreme weather. With Hurricane Ophelia set to hit this week and winds of up to 80mph expected, here is our top tips on how to keep your cat safe:

  • Stock up on food and medication for your pet, in case you’re unable to leave your home

  • Consider keeping your cat inside

  • Keep your cat away from vunerable areas, with access to food, bedding, cat litter and fresh water

  • Ensure your cat is microchipped and its details are up to date

  • Take a good quality photo of your cat to circulate if they go missing

  • Have a supply of food, bowls, litter and tray, bedding and medications to take with you if you have to leave your home

  • Keep important documents together, including pet insurance details, vaccination details, microchip details and important phone numbers

If you’d like more advice on keeping your cat safe, download our online guide.