I use acuvue. My eyes get dry after about 12 hours of wear, but I deal with it. I can't see as well with glasses so...
What's this about cat hair? Can't you take out the contact, clean it, and put it back in?
Or is it a daily thing that they just get tossed no matter what?
I keep mine in for a month at a time, if I remember to change them out on time.