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Petting a cat has a positive calming effect. The event marked the beginning of the day siege of the ship, which would become known as the Yangtze Incident.

At the time it was said he'd be able to access almost all parts of Nos. An Austrian study conducted in found that having a cat in the house is the emotional equivalent of having a romantic partner.

For a full report on the reshuffle, see the Daily Mail. However, it was reported in late November that Larry was not fulfilling his duty well in terms of catching mice, although the rat problem had diminished. There had been earlier noisy stand-offs between the pair, but then things became physical and the fur started flying.

In January many were speculating whether another official mouser should be engaged by No. Some lovely images came out of the photocall, two of which we reproduce here left, and above right.

She was said to have settled in happily and to be getting on well with her family, the staff and Larry. They invited the Prime Minister to choose a suitable candidate, and suggested a three-year-old tuxedo cat by the name of Crocket could be ideal. Further links for Larry and his Westminster colleagues. According to Marshall Plaut, M. It's to be hoped the rivals will come to an agreement and sort out their territorial claims, as cats usually do.

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He was said to have dumped it unceremoniously at the feet of the secretaries, and after their initial shock they gave him a cheer, as it was the first mouse he was known to have caught. As such the cost of his food and upkeep do not come out of the public purse, but from staff at the building who also share in his care and welfare. Within even less time at least three Twitter accounts had also been set up claiming to be Larry.

For the first couple of weeks the cats had their base in a very plush and comfortable office, and have since learned their way around the building very well. So Larry was left to continue with mouse-catching duties and has become a permanent fixture at No.

The two cats have a sort of armed neutrality towards each other, although a photo was published of them having a bit of a sparring match on one occasion. Downing Street staff are said to be very fond of him. Owning any pet is good for your heart.

Cats have been shown to help people get over their loss more quickly, and show less physical symptoms of pain, like crying. In September it seems that Freya took over the official mousing duties and sidelined Larry, who had not exactly distinguished himself in the mouse-hunting business since his arrival at No. Only when a visit to the vet revealed a microchip was it realised who she belonged to, and she was duly installed in Downing Street.