The 11 Best Cat Magazine Subscriptions

A cat magazine subscription is a perfect gift for the cat lover in your life.

Not sure which one magazine to choose? Below we break down our top 6 choices and give you all the details you need to make a well-informed purchasing decision:

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  1. Cat World
  2. Cat Talk
  3. Modern Cat
  4. Your Cat
  5. The Cat
  6. Catster (formerly known as Cat Fancy magazine)
  7. I Love Cats
  8. Total Cat
  9. Cat Watch
  10. Intelligent Cat Care
  11. Paws

1. Cat World

A fun and enjoyable read which also informs as much as entertains.

Featuring cat show pictures and much more you won’t be disappointed with a Cat World subscription.

Produced inBritain
Hard copies availableYes
Digital copies availableYes
Websitehttps://www.catworld.co.uk/
Issues per year12
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2. Cat Talk

Cats Talk is published by the Cat Fanciers Association. So there is literally something for everyone whether you are new to cats or are a seasoned cat breed expert.

You can expect to see photos from shows, read cat history articles, product reviews, cat humour and much more.

Produced inU.S.A
Hard copies availableNo
Digital copies availableYes
Websitehttps://cfa.org/cattalk-almanac/
Issues per year24
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3. Modern Cat

If you love cats then you will love Modern Cat.

Packed with informational articles, full-sized glossy images and articles packed full of painstakingly well-researched information.

Produced inCanada
Hard copies availableYes
Digital copies availableYes
Websitehttps://moderncat.com/
Issues per year2
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4. Your Cat

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Your Cat claims to be Britain’s best selling cat magazine, in fact it can often be found on supermarket shelves!

This popular publication is packed full of informational articles and cute cat pictures every month and is available in both digital and hard copies.

Produced inBritain
Hard copies availableYes
Digital copies availableYes
Websitehttps://www.yourcat.co.uk/
Issues per year12
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5. The Cat

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The Cat was first published in January 1931 making it the oldest cat magazine in the world!

It is the official publication of the Cats Protection organisation so purchasing a subscription not only give you insightful and entertaining cat articles every quarter but you are helping support the charity and protect cats.

Produced inUK
Hard copies availableYes
Digital copies availableYes
Websitehttps://www.cats.org.uk/support-us/thecatmag
Issues per year4
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6. Catster

Catster are well known in the online cat world and their magazine builds on the great content that already exists on their website.

It is a fun and engaging publication suitable for cat lovers of all ages.

In a previous life this magazine was known as the Cat Fancy magazine however in late 2014 this was canceled and replaced with alternating bi-monthly issues of Catster & Dogster from Deb 2015.

Produced inU.S.A
Hard copies availableYes
Digital copies availableYes
Websitehttps://www.catster.com/
Issues per year6
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7. I Love Cats

Unfortunately, I Love Cats ceased publication some years ago now, however you can still get both physical and digital copies of old issues.

It deserves a place in our list as it was a great magazine in its time which thoroughly deserves a spot in here.

Produced inU.S.A
Hard copies availableNo
Digital copies availableYes
Websiten/a
Issues per year6
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8. Total Cat

Total Cat is a new, free, online-only magazine that is offering free subscriptions to the first 20,000 subscribers in order to help get the circulation up initially.

Examples of articles they have written recently include things like;

  • How to test if a cat knows its own name
  • Is there a right and wrong way to stoke a cat
  • A stray cat wandered into this Manchester home and look what happened
Produced inU.S.A
Hard copies availableNo
Digital copies availableYes
Websitehttps://www.totalcat.co.uk/
Issues per yearn/a
PriceFree (limited time offer)

9. Cat Watch

Cat Watch is an independent digital newsletter that is produced by the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine.

Each issue is packed full of information that aims to help you improve your cat’s vitality, protect your cat’s health, calm your cat’s fears and keep your cat interested in life and feeling well and happy.

They accept no advertising which frees up their editors are free to write uncompromising articles about any services or products they come across.

Produced inU.S.A
Hard copies availableNo
Digital copies availableYes
Websitehttps://www.catwatchnewsletter.com/
Issues per yearn/a
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10. Intelligent Cat Care

Intelligent Cat Care is a free monthly digital subscription designed for cat owners and carers with a specific focus on giving us tips and tricks on how to care better for our pets, while also being packed full of amusing feline anecdotes.

Produced inU.S.A
Hard copies availableNo
Digital copies availableYes
Websitehttps://icatcare.org/support-us/join-us/
Issues per year12
PriceFree

11. Paws

Strictly speaking Paws isn’t just about cats…it does also feature dogs…and lots of them!

This is because Paws is produced by the famous Battersea dogs home in London. Don’t be fooled by their name though, Battersea accommodates many cats too so you will find plenty of articles relating to cats in Paws too.

Produced inU.K
Hard copies availableNo
Digital copies availableYes
Websitehttps://www.battersea.org.uk/about-us/publications
Issues per year4
PriceFree

We hope you found a magazine there that piqued your curiosity, while many publications have moved to be online only there is a still a place for physical cat publications for those of us that love to liven our house up with glossy cat images!

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