TODAY is International Cat Day and to celebrate we asked reader's to send in their favourite snaps.

We’d love to run a gallery of your picture perfect moggys on the Star’s website to celebrate so send yours in as well.

Send in your cat pictures for International Cat Day 2020

"Please include your cat's name and your name in the post"

We asked for your responses - this is what you sent.

Sheena Round

My poppy the rescue cat, here she is trying to be human an pretending shes actually listening to me for once 🤣

My poppy the rescue cat, here she is trying to be human an pretending shes actually listening to me for once 🤣
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Oscar, relaxing at home like a king!

Oscar, relaxing at home like a king!
Lilly Williams

Cats name- Colin williams My name-lilly williams

Cats name- Colin williams 
My name-lilly williams
Cats name- Colin williams 
My name-lilly williams
Cats name- Colin williams 
My name-lilly williams
Cats name- Colin williams 
My name-lilly williams
Lee Clotworthy

"Surrender Kitty! We know you ate all the treats!" Lee Clotworthy with his mums new kitten Charlie.

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Freddie Just Chilling.

Freddie Just Chilling.
Bobby Etchells

Feeling sleepy

Feeling sleepy
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This is Athena. 8 weeks old

This is Athena. 8 weeks old
This is Athena. 8 weeks old
This is Athena. 8 weeks old
NICOLA STARKEY

“Hendricks“

“Hendricks“
Arwen Rose Hannon-Pike

This is our baby Leo 🧡 the softest most loving cat you’ll ever meet 🐈

This is our baby Leo 🧡 the softest most loving cat you’ll ever meet 🐈
This is our baby Leo 🧡 the softest most loving cat you’ll ever meet 🐈
This is our baby Leo 🧡 the softest most loving cat you’ll ever meet 🐈
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Elsa and Luna loving life. Elsa is the grey and white cat, Luna is the grey cat.

Elsa and Luna loving life.
Elsa is the grey and white cat, Luna is the grey cat.
Elsa and Luna loving life.
Elsa is the grey and white cat, Luna is the grey cat.
Elsa and Luna loving life.
Elsa is the grey and white cat, Luna is the grey cat.
Elsa and Luna loving life.
Elsa is the grey and white cat, Luna is the grey cat.
sharon sandiford

This is coco age 4

This is coco age 4
Zoe Round

Ethel

Ethel
Ethel
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Rosie loves her creature comforts

Rosie loves her creature comforts
Jeanette Watkinson

My cute little fudge... shes 13/14yrs old. She kindly moved herself in my house 10yrs ago 😍💞

My cute little fudge... shes 13/14yrs old. She kindly moved herself in my house 10yrs ago 😍💞
My cute little fudge... shes 13/14yrs old. She kindly moved herself in my house 10yrs ago 😍💞
My cute little fudge... shes 13/14yrs old. She kindly moved herself in my house 10yrs ago 😍💞
Andy Sherratt

These are a couple of pictures of my brother's Maine Coon, named "Till". He's very playful, but destructive!

These are a couple of pictures of my brother's Maine Coon, named
These are a couple of pictures of my brother's Maine Coon, named
Alexandra Hall

My pickle, Winnie, maisie and mickey

My pickle, Winnie, maisie and mickey
My pickle, Winnie, maisie and mickey
My pickle, Winnie, maisie and mickey
My pickle, Winnie, maisie and mickey
Sasha Murray

Willow

Willow
Willow
Willow
Willow
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This is luna

This is luna
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This is luna

This is luna
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Mr Grey having a cheeky drink from the dogs bowl

Mr Grey having a cheeky drink from the dogs bowl
Karen Williams

Skye not wanting me to work from home 😻❤️

Skye not wanting me to work from home 😻❤️
carole bolton

Tiger Lily

Tiger Lily
Robyn Hoppe - Williams

Jax sleeping on a warm day.

Jax sleeping on a warm day.
harry harrison

winnie trying to sleep but wilf wont let her

winnie trying to sleep but wilf wont let her
winnie trying to sleep but wilf wont let her
Janette Taylor

Bella Do I really look like that when I’m asleep 😳

Bella
Do I really look like that when I’m asleep 😳
Bella
Do I really look like that when I’m asleep 😳
Bella
Do I really look like that when I’m asleep 😳
Bella
Do I really look like that when I’m asleep 😳
Deborah Flannery

Angel

Angel
Lisa Lindsay

Dexter

Dexter
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Rose the pussycat

Rose the pussycat
Rose the pussycat
Rose the pussycat
Rose the pussycat
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Delilah

Delilah
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Dorothy

Dorothy
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Bagheera

Bagheera
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Bagheera

Bagheera
Danielle Henshall

Raya the Tabby

Raya the Tabby
Raya the Tabby
Raya the Tabby
Raya the Tabby
Julie Morris

This is Gretal glaring at her human from behind the curtain to get up to make her breakfast!

This is Gretal glaring at her human from behind the curtain to get up to make her breakfast!
Sean Richardson

The lazy loui taking a well earned cat nap after moving from the chair to the sofa.... nicer problems to have

The lazy loui taking a well earned cat nap after moving from the chair to the sofa....  nicer problems to have
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Isaac

Mathew cartwright

Rosie and izzie

Rosie and izzie
Rosie and izzie
Rachel Dingsdale

The black and white cat is Domino, age 1. The grey cat is Smokey, age unknown. The tortoiseshell at the back is Daisy, age 4 and then we have Tilly at the front, age 5 x

The black and white cat is Domino, age 1. The grey cat is Smokey, age unknown. The tortoiseshell at the back is Daisy, age 4 and then we have Tilly at the front, age 5 x
The black and white cat is Domino, age 1. The grey cat is Smokey, age unknown. The tortoiseshell at the back is Daisy, age 4 and then we have Tilly at the front, age 5 x
The black and white cat is Domino, age 1. The grey cat is Smokey, age unknown. The tortoiseshell at the back is Daisy, age 4 and then we have Tilly at the front, age 5 x
Sara Cunliffe

Me & my 19 year old cat Leon having Saturday morning cuddles in bed 🥰

Me & my 19 year old cat Leon having Saturday morning cuddles in bed 🥰
Joanne Hussey

Carlton & Leroy

Carlton & Leroy
Jennifer Bolan

Here’s George (Tabby) 3mths & Milo (B/W) 5mths from tiny kitten to now. Both very cute and very mischievous!!

Here’s George (Tabby) 3mths & Milo (B/W) 5mths from tiny kitten to now. Both very cute and very mischievous!!
Here’s George (Tabby) 3mths & Milo (B/W) 5mths from tiny kitten to now. Both very cute and very mischievous!!
Here’s George (Tabby) 3mths & Milo (B/W) 5mths from tiny kitten to now. Both very cute and very mischievous!!
Here’s George (Tabby) 3mths & Milo (B/W) 5mths from tiny kitten to now. Both very cute and very mischievous!!
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Spike is 6 week old 😍 from windle hall

Spike is 6 week old 😍 from windle hall
Sophie Allen

My cat is called Suzy, she is 10 years old ❤

My cat is called Suzy, she is 10 years old ❤
My cat is called Suzy, she is 10 years old ❤
My cat is called Suzy, she is 10 years old ❤
Chloe Travis

Cookie

Cookie
Cookie
Cookie
Cookie
Vicky Entwistle

This is Max he's from Haydock he's a cheeky chappy that loves playing in the garden with his staffy best friend Solar and greyhound Simba.

This is Max he's from Haydock he's a cheeky chappy that loves playing in the garden with his staffy best friend Solar and greyhound Simba.
Stacie Briscoe

We had just finished a game of chase the fingers Her name is kitty

We had just finished a game of chase the fingers Her name is kitty
Kerri Jones

This is Tinks. She is 9 years old; I've had her since she was 8 weeks old.

This is Tinks. She is 9 years old; I've had her since she was 8 weeks old.
This is Tinks. She is 9 years old; I've had her since she was 8 weeks old.
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My handsome man, Cooper xx

My handsome man, Cooper xx
Amanda Mills

Max, age 7 chilling with his dad

Max, age 7 chilling with his dad
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My Cody chilling and my foster fail Lena, two of my six cats

My Cody chilling and my foster fail Lena, two of my six cats
My Cody chilling and my foster fail Lena, two of my six cats
Amanda Mills

Willow age 6, all ready for a good night's sleep

Willow age 6, all ready for a good night's sleep
Amanda Mills

Lily, age 4. Originally from Kitten Karers cat rescue.

Lily, age 4. Originally from Kitten Karers cat rescue.
Laura Murtagh

Kittens, bellatrix, Lupin, Sirius & ginny

Kittens, bellatrix, Lupin, Sirius & ginny
Ashleigh Williams

Steve

Steve
Naomi Sexton

Niko

Niko
Niko
Niko
Niko
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Sam Cat

Sam Cat
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Gavin the cat

Gavin the cat
Gavin the cat
Jason Callon

Being the terror that she is!

Being the terror that she is!
Being the terror that she is!
Being the terror that she is!
Being the terror that she is!
Sarah Kavanagh

Hunna with her two little kittens that was born early hours Tuesday morning

Hunna with her two little kittens that was born early hours Tuesday morning
Hunna with her two little kittens that was born early hours Tuesday morning
Hunna with her two little kittens that was born early hours Tuesday morning
Hunna with her two little kittens that was born early hours Tuesday morning
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Saying hello.."Pitch"...Roscoe Tyres street cat x

Saying hello..
Saying hello..
Bev Hunter

Cali met her brother Theo yesterday for the first time after he disappeared for 3 weeks. As you can see they have bonded already 😍

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Smokey likes to sit in a paper bag.

Smokey likes to sit in a paper bag.
Bev Hunter

This is Theo, gave us quite a scare when he went missing for 3 weeks but returned home yesterday. He is now happy & settled 🥰

This is Theo, gave us quite a scare when he went missing for 3 weeks but returned home yesterday. He is now happy & settled 🥰
Bev Hunter

Our new addition to the family! Cali who is 9 weeks old 😍🥰

Our new addition to the family! Cali who is 9 weeks old  😍🥰
rose hindley

I have 3 beutiful cats the first is snow 2nd is zero and last but not lest is trigg the last photo is of trigg and snow sitting at the window x

I have 3 beutiful cats the first is snow 2nd is zero and last but not lest is trigg the last photo is of trigg and snow sitting at the window x
I have 3 beutiful cats the first is snow 2nd is zero and last but not lest is trigg the last photo is of trigg and snow sitting at the window x
I have 3 beutiful cats the first is snow 2nd is zero and last but not lest is trigg the last photo is of trigg and snow sitting at the window x
I have 3 beutiful cats the first is snow 2nd is zero and last but not lest is trigg the last photo is of trigg and snow sitting at the window x
Emily Lyon

Rubbles

Rubbles
Rubbles
Rubbles
Rubbles
Joanne Norton

Leela, our sleepy puss ❤️

Leela, our sleepy puss ❤️
Leela, our sleepy puss ❤️
Leela, our sleepy puss ❤️
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Belle trying to subtly kill her best friend

Belle trying to subtly kill her best friend
Kirsty Middleton

This is my beautiful calico kitten called Shelby

This is my beautiful calico kitten called Shelby
Emma Kenyon

Harry keeping an eye on things

Harry keeping an eye on things
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Heston

Heston
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Nim and her four new babies Arthur, Morgana, Gwen and morgause.

Nim and her four new babies Arthur, Morgana, Gwen and morgause.
Sammie Trueman

Dexter and Pheobe, having a snuggle in their momma's dressing gown

Dexter and Pheobe, having a snuggle in their momma's dressing gown
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Naughty Sooty and princess Molly

Naughty Sooty and princess Molly
Naughty Sooty and princess Molly
Naughty Sooty and princess Molly
Naughty Sooty and princess Molly
Sharon Murphy

Naughty Sotty and princess Molly

Naughty Sotty and princess Molly
Naughty Sotty and princess Molly
Naughty Sotty and princess Molly
Naughty Sotty and princess Molly
PJ Lyon

Katnis is playing with her mum and pawing her

Katnis is playing with her mum and pawing her
Nicola Traverse

Oliver and Mufasa cuddling - whether Oliver wants to or not!

Oliver and Mufasa cuddling - whether Oliver wants to or not!
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Tigi wigi

Tigi wigi
Kelly Tyrer

George doesn't usually like having pictures taken, but when he does he's like a professional model

George doesn't usually like having pictures taken, but when he does he's like a professional model
Lisa Cole

My black and white cat Domino and my older cat BooBoo.

My black and white cat Domino and my older cat BooBoo.
My black and white cat Domino and my older cat BooBoo.
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Mabel 12weeks old

Mabel 12weeks old
Josie W

Tigger with his blanket wanting a snooze

Tigger with his blanket wanting a snooze
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Soxy aged 10

Soxy aged 10
Gail McKeon

This is Luna a one year old Main Coon.

This is Luna a one year old Main Coon.
This is Luna a one year old Main Coon.
This is Luna a one year old Main Coon.
liam pimblett

Tom is a 7 year old British shorthair blue

Tom is a 7 year old British shorthair blue
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My cat Merlin having a chilled night

My cat Merlin having a chilled night
Lisa James

this is pip shes 12 years old...its ber birthday this year...here she is posing and playing with her favourite cuddly red devil. She's a minx .

this is pip shes 12 years old...its ber birthday this year...here she is posing and playing with her favourite cuddly red devil. She's a minx .
this is pip shes 12 years old...its ber birthday this year...here she is posing and playing with her favourite cuddly red devil. She's a minx .
this is pip shes 12 years old...its ber birthday this year...here she is posing and playing with her favourite cuddly red devil. She's a minx .
this is pip shes 12 years old...its ber birthday this year...here she is posing and playing with her favourite cuddly red devil. She's a minx .
Jayne Hawksey

Pepe and Daisy Hawksey. Both aged 2 years.

Pepe and Daisy Hawksey. Both aged 2 years.
Pepe and Daisy Hawksey. Both aged 2 years.
Pepe and Daisy Hawksey. Both aged 2 years.
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Freddie Loves His Bed.

Freddie Loves His Bed.
Nicola Jayne Grime

Oreo

Oreo
Oreo
Oreo
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Simon and Teddy 🐾

Simon and Teddy 🐾
Paula Brockbank

Ramesses or Rambo for short!

Ramesses or Rambo for short!
Ramesses or Rambo for short!
Ramesses or Rambo for short!
Ramesses or Rambo for short!
Danny Lowery

Nefertari (or "Tari" as we call her)..

Nefertari (or
Nefertari (or
Nefertari (or
Nefertari (or
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Here is dixie 12, absolutely loving life 💜

Here is dixie 12, absolutely loving life 💜
Here is dixie 12, absolutely loving life 💜
Chloe Clare

Me and my children lilly and Violet were searching for our house cat Minnie as we thought she had escaped, she was living it up on the window ledge. 😂

Me and my children lilly and Violet were searching for our house cat Minnie as we thought she had escaped, she was living it up on the window ledge. 😂
Me and my children lilly and Violet were searching for our house cat Minnie as we thought she had escaped, she was living it up on the window ledge. 😂
Sharon Fuller

Frankie

Frankie
Melissa Hill

Pepsi and Maisie my adorable rescue cats

Pepsi and Maisie my adorable rescue cats
Pepsi and Maisie my adorable rescue cats
Sarah Edden

Doing what he does best... sleep!

Doing what he does best... sleep!
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Charlie

Charlie
Charlie
Charlie
chris owen

Keeping watch

Keeping watch
Alex Nixon

Clio (back) and Scully

Clio (back) and Scully
Lisa Barton

Merlin the mischievous.

Merlin the mischievous.