Sometimes, you’ve got to stop eating and start watching your weight.
This is the case for a four-year old cat, known as “Britain’s fattest cat”, who weighs a whopping 9.5kg.
This is apparently double the weight of a healthy cat.
Meet Paisley. She’s been labelled Britain’s fattest cat and weighs 9.5kg.
— Luke Matthews (@ByLukeMatthews) November 19, 2019
Too fat to clean herself
According to The Mirror, four-year-old Paisley moved into the Cats Protection’s National Cat Adoption Centre in West Sussex after her owner could not cope with her anymore.
Paisley’s weight problems appear to stem from being overfed by her previous owner, along with a lack of exercise and a poor diet.
According to Tania Marsh, deputy manager of the rescue centre, Paisley ate too much and had little opportunity for exercise.
“Paisley was loved with food if you like. She was a mainly indoor cat and didn’t go outside that much so there was a lack of opportunity for exercise,” she said.
Staff at the rescue centre had to help her clean herself, as she had