Updated April 12, 2017.
Feed your feline obsession with these cat apps! From simple to loaded-with-all-the-bells-and-whistles, there’s an application for everyone.
Chasing down cat applications is like Dodger hunting prey; so many to choose from!
Below you will find our top picks in a variety of categories to meet your gaming and information needs.
The chase is on! Whether it is insects, laser pointers or fingers, your cat will be entertained by the graphics and sound of this app. FREE
"Friskies® Cat Fishing 2 is an all-new game designed especially for cats. Tap ‘start’ and get ready to watch your cat go for the catch of the day. The more she catches, the more challenging the game gets. Three levels of fun with one, two, and three fish at a time." FREE
"Catzilla is the most action packed cat game. . . Entire cities crumble before your cat's mighty paws as he battles a horde of colorful flying monsters!" PAID
"Your cat chases animated critters around on the screen and scores points based on how fast they are moving when her paw makes contact . . . Unlike other cat apps, CrazyCat allows you to interact with your cat while she's playing the game. By downloading the free companion app CrazyCatController and installing it on your phone, you can control the critters running around on your tablet's screen." PAID
"This crazy fast action packed game will keep your cat (and your guests) entertained for hours. The traditional laser pointer: everyone loves letting their cat chase a laser pointer, right? Well now you can keep your cat entertained without having to exert any effort! Game for Cats will pick random paths that keep your cat's attention." In app purchases expand your cat’s entertainment experience, such as Chase a Mouse or Chase a Butterfly. FREE
"Entertain your feline for hours and watch him or her rack up points on this game for cats only. No humans allowed!" PAID
"With Friskies® JitterBug your cat can practice catching little bugs anytime right on your smartphone or tablet. In Game mode, there are five fifteen-second rounds to catch as many bugs as possible. In Advanced Mode, you can select how many of each kind of bug will appear." FREE
Abby's favorite nighttime pastime is chasing and killing all the insects in our home. I leave a nightlight on in the bathroom to attract the bugs and Abby goes for the kill. Her favorite insect? House flies. She would love H. Pearberry's paw responsive cat toy game! FREE
"Unleash your cat's inner artist! Watch your cat make bold, abstract expressionist paintings as she chases a rainbow mouse! Print out her work and hang it on the wall!" PAID
"Meet Wobbert, the wobbly toy that loves to feed your cat's craving for fun and Friskies® cat treats in Friskies® newest game for cats, Pull 'n Play! To play, tap or swipe Wobbert's strings until the string meter is full. Have a great time bopping Wobbert around and watch the Friskies® Party Mix pieces fly." FREE
What is that cat saying? If you ever wanted your cat to “talk”, then this app is for you! (For entertainment purposes only) FREE
Satisfy your need to talk to your cat. Replace original slide images with your own cat photos, talk to your cat, and then double tap the screen to translate into “Meow” language. FREE
Here’s another cat app to turn your words into “Meow”. It’s all about getting your cat’s attention for some furry interaction. FREE
Have you ever wanted to be a cat? Here is your chance to step inside a furry coat and experience all things feline. Choose your favorite breed and engage in some kitty antics! FREE
Add these stunning feline inspired backgrounds to your smart phone or tablet. Super resolution makes these wallpapers some of the highest quality available and they preserve battery power. With multiple orientations and individualized settings, why wouldn’t you beautify your smart phone or tablet with images of your favorite furry species? FREE & PAID
You can have your very own cat and take it with you wherever you go, 24-7! Take care of your kitty’s every needs and have fun playing together. Take snapshots of your cute pet and share them with your friends. The interaction is endless. FREE
This cute game is all about feline attraction. What kitties will you list in your cat book? FREE
If you enjoy action games with an arcade experience, then you will love this cat app featuring Nyan Cat. With a world-wide following, Nyan Cat appeals to gamers of all ages. FREE
Talking Tom Cat 2 is just one of many cat applications by Outfit 7 that will entertain kitty lovers of all ages. Check it out; it's FREE!
If you enjoy tile puzzles and you love cats, then this iconic game is for you! Various difficulty levels appealing to all ages, terrific kitty pics, and the ability to save and share make this a wonderful addition to your cat game collection. FREE
The chase is on as Jerry outwits Tom to get the cheese. This game is filled with a myriad of challenging mazes including traps, secret rooms, enemies and bonus levels. Game modes, various difficulty settings and power-ups are just a few of the many features of this entertaining kitty technology.
If your little one every wanted a cat . . . but not really, then this cat app is for them. Your child can take care of a cute kitty, play with it and dress it up. The application is intuitive and educational. PAID
Not just for kids, your cat will love this game, too! Delight your children and your cats with engaging design and sounds. Simply tap to play! FREE
This cat virtual simulator is a simple pet washing game kids enjoy. FREE
The American Red Cross designed this comprehensive application to give pet owners "instant access to expert information so they learn how to maintain their pet’s health and what to do during emergencies" and disasters. The app includes pet first aid instructions, an animal hospital locator, pet-friendly hotels locator, pet profile and more. Highly recommended by pet advocates. PAID
This searchable database features information about over 2400 veterinary pharmaceuticals. PAID
"This free app shows pet parents exactly what to do in case of a natural disaster. It also allows pet owners to store vital medical records, and provides information on making life-saving decisions during natural disasters." FREE
The ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center app features a searchable database of “common household hazards, toxic and non-toxic plants, potentially harmful medications, as well as warm or cold weather hazards. It also provides crucial information about the severity of the problem and critical next steps.” The app includes other tools to help keep pets safe. FREE
Get reliable answers to pet care and behavior questions from industry experts, including veterinarians. When you need free advice, this is the app to use. FREE
"Pet Health makes it easy to track all the medical information for your pets or animals. In the event of an emergency or a Vet visit, you can now easily remember or even email all your pet’s medical data." Includes an appointment calendar and a pet newsfeed. PAID
Puzzled by your cat’s health or behavior issue? Use this app to help get the answers you are looking for. Written and approved by veterinarians, the symptom checker can help pet owners to better care for their cats. FREE
CatPaint is "the premier cat-based image editor . . . Effortlessly add cats to all your photos! The cats can shoot laser beams out of their eyes, explosions, meme-y words, and celebrity cats!" FREE
Moofio is a social network exclusively for pets and pet lovers. FREE
Help save homeless cats with this cat rescue app. “Connect people who love cats and want to place them in loving homes.” FREE
“For those who really love these furry friends”, this app is filled with images, history and facts about cats and cat breeds. FREE
Get personalized weather reports in the USA from a cat! When was the last time you had a reliable weather report and had some feline fun at the same time? Use Facebook Messenger to talk with Poncho about the weather, travel or anything else on your mind . . . the latest movies or recipes, etc. Cute and fun! FREE