ProtectaPet, a British company dedicated to keeping cats safe outdoors, has achieved a remarkable milestone by receiving The King’s Award for Enterprise 2023, the highest official UK award for a British business.
The company’s pioneering approach to feline protection has garnered worldwide recognition, solidifying its position as a leader in the industry. Founded in 2014 by Dr Eve Davies and Simon Davies, ProtectaPet’s journey has been fuelled by their determination to prevent other pet owners from experiencing the heartache they faced following the tragic loss of their beloved cat, Lola, in a road accident.
The prestigious award is a testament to ProtectaPet’s unwavering dedication and innovation. Eve and Simon received the honour at a reception hosted by HM King Charles III at the iconic Buckingham Palace.
“The moment we were informed about receiving the award, we felt an overwhelming mix of pride and gratitude. It’s a recognition of the tireless efforts we’ve put into making a positive impact in the lives of our feline companions,” said Eve.
Among the recipients, ProtectaPet stood tall as the first-ever recipient of The King’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation, an accolade that underscores the company’s commitment to finding sustainable and ecological solutions. The honour recognizes the ingenuity behind ProtectaPet’s vision and their dedication to improving the lives of countless feline companions and their owners.