Responsible Cat Ownership Course

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The Responsible Cat Ownership Course gives you some basic information about your legal responsibilities as a cat owner.

The course covers 3 main topics with a test at the end:

  • Section 1 — Rights and responsibilities
  • Section 2 — Cat welfare and management
  • Section 3 — Cat behaviour
  • Section 4 — Final test

Completion certificate and tests

To achieve a completion certificate, you must achieve a 90% pass grade in all tests that you enrol in.

Core test

Participants who fail to pass the core exam may take it a second time.

To complete the e-learning course, please visit

You will be prompted to create an account, once your account has been created, please navigate to the ‘Goals Catalogue’ to access the course

If you require support accessing the course, please email

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Page last updated: 07 Feb 2024