International Cat Care (iCatCare) hosted its Annual Awards ceremony at Kensington Roof Gardens in London on 14 July. It celebrated the companies and individuals which have made a real difference to cats in the last twelve months.\r\nThis included the presentation of four new \u2018Easy to Give\u2019 awards (plus two for product updates) and five new \u2018Cat Friendly\u2019 awards.\r\n\r\nThe afternoon also celebrated three individuals with the highest marks on the charity\u2019s distance education courses and announced the twelve winners from its 2017 Photography Competition, including the overall winner. The awards were supported by Ceva, Agria and Royal Canin.\r\nEasy to Give Award Winners 2017\r\nThe Easy to Give Awards recognised the commitment made by pharmaceutical companies in making it easier to give medication to cats. iCatCare recognises that medicines which are easier to administer make life less stressful for vets, owners and feline patients alike and ensure better compliance.\r\nEach Easy to Give Award is the considered decision of members of the International Cat Care feline expert veterinary panel as well as feedback from their clients. They\u00a0are confined to prescription only medicines (POMs) or methods of delivering POMs\r\n\r\nThe Easy to Give winners this year are:\r\n\u2022 Amflee Combo spot-on solution for cats (and ferrets) from KRKA\r\n\u2022 Bravecto for Cats from MSD Animal Health\r\n\u2022 Thyronorm Oral Solution for Cats from Norbrook\r\n\u2022 Milpro for Cats and Milpro for small cats and kittens\r\n\u2022 Effipro Duo Spot-on solution from Virbac\r\n\u2022 Rilexine from Virbac\r\nCat Friendly Award Winners 2017\r\nInternational Cat Care also recognises other products that have made a real difference to cat wellbeing and welfare \u2013 these are the Cat Friendly Awards.\r\n\r\n\u2022 Catit Senses 2.0 Self Groomer with Catnip from Rolf C Hagen UK\r\n\u2022 EasyPill Cat Putty from VetExchange\r\n\u2022 Mouth Gag Set from Eickemeyer Veterinary Equipment\r\n\u2022 Feliscratch by Feliway from Ceva\r\n\u2022 DOC and Phoebe\u2019s 5-a-day Feeder from Feline Environmental Enrichment Design Company\r\n\r\nFor more details on the work of the charity go to www.icatcare.org.