It’s Hug Your Cat Day! Ian Somerhalder and More Stars Show You How (PHOTOS)

In honor of Hug Your Cat Day, we've rounded up pictures of our favorite celebrities bonding with their furry, feline, four-legged kin (just in case you need any inspiration).

For example, Vampire Diaries ;hunk ;Ian Somerhalder ;met up with Grumpy Cat in March 2013 at SXSW in Austin, Texas — after which Ian called the fuzzball a "pantydropper." We'd agree!

Click through for more images of kitty-lovin' celebs and their fluffy friends. (Meow!)