Send in your pictures to celebrate International Cat Day

Percy the cat
Percy the cat

Today marks International Cat Day - a chance to celebrate treasured felines across the world.

Cats are the nation’s favourite pets with more than seven million residing in British households, with an estimated 500 million cats across the world.

To celebrate the big day, we want you to share your photos of your beloved cats - and we’ll feature the best ones on our website and on Facebook.

You can send us a picture through the following ways:

- Email them to copydesk.sussex@jpress.co.uk with the subject line ‘International Cat Day’.

- Send us a message on our Facebook page.

- Tweet them to us by using the hashtag #InternationalCatDay and tagging us in it.