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How to Find Your Lost Cat

How to Find Your Lost Cat

Here’s why they sometimes go “missing” — where they like to hide — and most importantly, how you can find them. Tip: Even indoor cats should wear ID.

According to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, well over 86 million cats currently live in U.S. homes. Two-thirds of them are considered “indoor-only” feline companions — their owners keep them confined within the home at all times. The remaining one-third are so-called “indoor-outdoor” cats — they are free to trot in and out of their owners’ houses as the mood strikes them.

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