Cats offer well-documented health benefits both physically and mentally. When you live with a cat, it’s easier to feel more relaxed and calm right before the cat knocks over an expensive vase and rips apart everything you own.

For Emily living in England, she’s battled serious mental health issues where she spent the past eight years receiving specialist hospital care. After welcoming Arthur the cat into her life, Emily has now been able to live independently for the longest period in her adult life.

That means Arthur may soon be recognized as Britain’s most caring cat. While other cats likely care for their humans, Arthur could be the only cat with documented proof that his presence has medically helped its owner.

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