Silky makes an ideal companion for anyone unable to own the real thing. She can purr, meow and makes movements just like a real live cat but without the hassle. She will respond differently depending on where you pet her. Especially recommended for anyone with a dementia - read the supporting evident below:

Give our Companion Cat some love and attention and he will purr and meow just like a real cat. So realistic, he responds differently depending on where you pet him. Leave for a few minutes and he will go to sleep, pat him on the back to wake him up! Battery operated.

Soothing and comforting, Thomas makes a unique companion for anyone who is unable to look after the real thing.

Especially recommended for anyone living with a dementia.

Researchers studying the effects of robotic pets on people living with a dementia found:

'companion cats enhance the well-being and quality of life of individuals with dementia living in a long-term care facility by providing companionship and interaction with their environment, which helps to reduce anxiety and agitation.' They also found that 'introduction of the cat would prompt an overwhelmingly positive response welcoming the cat with a change in posture and effect.' 'Upon stimulation of the cat, the participants would have increased acknowledgement, interaction and positive regard towards the cat.' James Madison University (12.12.2018)

No shedding fur, no messy pet bowls and allergy-free!

Winner of the following awards: Dementia Smart Award (2018), Caregiver Friendly  Award (2016, 2017 & 2019), Providence Business News 'Most Innorvative Companies - Best in Business' (2018) & TripleTree iAwards finalist (2018).

No shedding fur, no messy pet bowls and allergy-free!

This product differs from static comfort toys such as Perfect Petzzz in that Companion Pets have a wide range of movements and noises just like the real thing.

Award winning product has won praise for its ability to:

  • provide companionship
  • increases meaningful interactions between family, staff and other residents
  • helps stimulate conversation
  • calms anxiety
  • increases quality of life for anyone who is socially isolated
  • helps improve behaviour without use of drugs

Thomas will entertain you by:

  • Pat his left cheek and he will move his head towards your hand
  • Pet the back of his head and he will purr happily
  • Keep stroking him and he can roll on her back for you to tickle his tummy!
  • The more you pet him, the more relaxed he gets, he might even go to sleep
  • Leave him alone and he will go to sleep - wake him up with a gentle pat on the back
  • Has mute switch when you need him to be quiet.

Includes brush and care guide.

Battery compartment has screw door for safety - takes 4 x 1.5 'C' batteries. Polyester coat - can be brushed (sponge clean only).

Size: (l) 33cm (excluding tail) x (w) 17cm (excluding legs) x (h) 24cm.

Read about a  clinical study regarding the benefits of robotic pets by clicking here.

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