There's a saying that goes “honest as a cat when the meat's out of reach”- those adorable furballs might purr and beg for a scratch behind the ears, but as soon as you turn your back, they're back to their scheming ways. Here's a list of cats that have been caught red-pawed in the act of stealing a tasty morsel.

In truth, owners should be mindful when their cats try to get their paws on human food. Their digestion works differently from ours, and many foods, even ones they love, like milk, can give them upset stomachs or worse. Chocolate and onions are especially dangerous, and should be kept tucked away far out of reach.

#1 Cookie Thief

Cookie Thief

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DoritBar-Zakay 4 years ago

Awesome !

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#2 I Regret Nothing!

I Regret Nothing!

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Cookie 4 years ago

SOOO busted!!! LOL!!!

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#3 Pen Thief Caught In Action

Pen Thief Caught In Action

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MáireBreathnach 4 years ago

He is like a grand wizards with his staff. =3

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#4 Stealing From A Child

Stealing From A Child

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KebinSmith 4 years ago

Manekineko!

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#5 Smoked Fish Thief

Smoked Fish Thief

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RebeccaDogson 4 years ago

And he didn't choose the smallest one ! :)

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#6 Disguised Thief

Disguised Thief

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DoritBar-Zakay 4 years ago

Great !

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#7 Determined Milk Thief

Determined Milk Thief

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DoritBar-Zakay 4 years ago

Awesome !

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#8 Trying To Get To That Fish

Trying To Get To That Fish

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LilaGirl 4 years ago

so cute! :D

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#9 Balloon Thief

Balloon Thief

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SonyaDyer 4 years ago

"I believe I can fly..."

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#10 Nose Stealer

Nose Stealer

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RichardMeulders 4 years ago

A carrot-stealing cat?? How photoshop ludicrous can you get ;-)

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