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. (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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