A Londoner who founded a chain of glamorous hotels in the UK for cats has revealed plans to expand the chain abroad.
Famous for serving felines with the finest slow-cooked chicken, prawns and salmon on bone china alongside paw massages from vet-trained staff, Longcroft was founded by Abi Purser in 2010.
Owners are caring for their pets like never before, with recent statistics showing premier pet food sales are surging.
High-end pampering for pets has risen steadily during the past decade, with cat cafes launching in cities such as London, Leeds and Manchester alongside successful pug cafes.
Health-foods for dogs have skyrocketed in popularity, alongside pet vegan treats.
First launched from her property in Welwyn Garden City, Purser has gone on to sell 17 franchises extending from Romford to Enfield and beyond the commuter belt.
14 guests can stay at a time in the …