Model licence conditions and guidance for cat boarding establishments

Model licence conditions and guidance for cat boarding establishments

This guide has been prepared in the best interests of animal welfare and to advise those tasked with inspecting, advising and licensing catteries under the Animal Boarding Establishments Act 1963.

Revised: 2015
Edition: 2
Publisher: Chartered Institute of Environmental Health 
Number of pages: 38
Format: PDF

The guide covers five key welfare areas:

  • Providing cats with a suitable place to live/stay
  • Providing cats with an appropriate diet
  • Allowing cats to express normal behaviour pattern
  • Providing cats with the appropriate company
  • Protecting the cats from pain, suffering, injury and disease