Dream Job: Spend hours cuddling cats: and get paid!


If you want to change your career and have not yet found the job of your dreams, it may be time to think outside the box.

Life is not limited to office work; you can now make money by doing another type of work, which is really special.

If you like cats, this job may be for you .. You only have one role: Professional cat cuddler.

Professional cat cuddler

The Just Cats Veterinary Clinic in Clonsilla, Dublin is the only one in the city and is dedicated exclusively to cats – they even describe themselves as a “dog-free” veterinary clinic on their website.

“No dogs!
We all know that cats can get very upset in a waiting room filled with barking & equally nervous dogs; especially when a curious canine comes up to your feline’s carrier to say hello!
In Just Cats we only see cats.
Sorry doggies but you are not welcome here. They add on their website.

Professional cat cuddler

For the qualifications required for this special function, be a “crazy cat person” who loves cats more than people, and who could help and care for them while having a “cattitude”.

The job description also indicates that the ideal candidate should have “soft hands that can pet and cuddle cats for long periods of time”.

“Candidates will have to speak softly and be able to whisper to cats to calm the nerves of some of our patients.”

Professional cat cuddler

“The ability to understand the different types of purring is a distinct additional advantage to help you get this job with us.”

However, it’s not as simple as proudly showing your “soft hands” in an interview. A qualification of the Veterinary Council of Ireland is required for the role.

Professional cat cuddler

For this particular dream job, the salary announced varies between 20,000 and 25,000 euros per year (about 1600 to 2000 euros per month)!
Pretty good ?

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