Cat cafe opens in Brooklyn

The Brooklyn Cat Cafe has opened its doors after months of anticipation.

The Brooklyn Cat Cafe has opened its doors after months of anticipation.

The Brooklyn Cat Cafe has opened its doors after months of anticipation. (5/7/16)

BROOKLYN - The Brooklyn Cat Cafe has opened its doors after months of anticipation.

The cafe lets people pay to spend time there with cats.

It costs customers $5 per half-hour.

Residents tell News 12 the cats are more than just cute snuggle buddies, they're emotional support and a calming presence.

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