Remember the cats that don't care about their owner's personal space? Who could have thought there's more of them! I'm kidding, of course. Sitting in the toilet and staring at you trying to take a poop or climbing onto your face in the middle of your nap is what felines specialize in.

Bored Panda compiled a new list of hilarious photos to reaffirm you that cats are absolutely nonchalant when it comes to violating our privacy, so if you're thinking of getting one... do it. They're awesome.

#1

My Cat Got In The Way While I Was Washing My Face Before Bed And I Got The Best Picture Of Her I’ve Ever Taken

My Cat Got In The Way While I Was Washing My Face Before Bed And I Got The Best Picture Of Her I’ve Ever Taken

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

I look good, and I know it.

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However, don't take these photos as evidence that cats can't grasp the concept of personal space. On the contrary, like most animals and people, they're surrounded by this invisible bubble, too. Of course, every cat is an individual, and just like people, attitude may vary from day to day, but in feral cat populations, normal territorial range might be more than two miles.

A cat's tolerance regarding personal space also depends on how confident or insecure the animal is.

#2

The First Day I Got My Kitten, I Took A Bath, She Somehow Managed To Hop The Tub And Take A Snooze On My Shoulder

The First Day I Got My Kitten, I Took A Bath, She Somehow Managed To Hop The Tub And Take A Snooze On My Shoulder

Months later she still likes to snooze in the tub... Can't get a moment alone... and I thought cats hated water.

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Troux
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2 months ago

He's been trapped in the tub for months because the kitty isn't done with him yet!

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"Cats definitely value their own personal space," Natalie Cady Bishop of Cat Behavior Solved told Bored Panda. "If it is 'invaded' they may even resort to swatting or biting you! They prefer interactions to be on their terms."

So if these animals know the importance of keeping distance, why do they sometimes are forceful for attention? According to Cady Bishop, hunger and the desire for play and affection are probably the main reasons.

#3

Every Time I Shower He Thinks I’m Suffering And Tries To Rescue Me

Every Time I Shower He Thinks I’m Suffering And Tries To Rescue Me

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MissyTheUniverse
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2 months ago

He loves you that much!

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And you better be ready to please your kitty's needs! Even if you don't feel like it at the moment. "There is not a polite way to 'shoo' a cat in their mind. I recommend playing with them and then giving them treats or a small meal in a puzzle feeder or treat ball. Added physical and mental stimulation will result in a happy cat who will likely choose to leave you alone," Cady Bishop explained.

"This technique usually works because a cat's normal progression is 'hunt, catch, kill, eat, groom, sleep.' This is important to remember if you have a cat who wakes you up in the middle of the night. Doing this before you go to bed may ensure that you get a more restful night's sleep."

So there you have it, folks. Cats know the value of privacy, and if they choose to invade yours -- welcome them.

#4

12 Years Together And He Still Fears For My Life Every Time I Take A Bath

12 Years Together And He Still Fears For My Life Every Time I Take A Bath

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Sue Hazlewood
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2 months ago

Aw, that look of concern

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#5

My Alien Crew Receiving A Transmission From The Mothership

My Alien Crew Receiving A Transmission From The Mothership

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

Oh, my God - this crew is adorable!

Gregg V
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2 months ago

What sounds are you making to get this attention?!

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Valquerys
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2 months ago

Guardians of the Toilet

Nadine Bamberger
Community Member
2 months ago

Keeping you safe from the room full of that dangerous water stuff.

Steve Bowman
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2 months ago

Permission to come aboard.

Becca Gizmo the Squirrel
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2 months ago

This looks just like.My crew!! Three tuxedos and a black cat!!!

Oof Me
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2 months ago

they are so cute!!! although that might be a tortie cat or the light has an effect on it.

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Dana Grunwald
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2 months ago

Your cats are so beautiful! 💓

Jennifer Foster
Community Member
2 months ago

Hahaha I love it!

MissyTheUniverse
Community Member
2 months ago

That would honestly give me stage fright.

meh
Community Member
2 months ago

They are all surprised that you still like taking baths, after the discussion they had with you!

Diane Patrick
Community Member
2 months ago

I would love this crew!

Martha Higgins
Community Member
2 months ago

Love the moustache on the one in the front!

Shinomi Chan
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2 months ago

Awww, They could invade my house any day.

Eric Forster
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2 months ago

Three tuxedos in one house? I can barely handle one.

Diana Dodd
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1 month ago

Thinking the same thing! Especially if they’re females!

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Caroline Overill
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2 months ago

Seriously, is that what hoomans look like when they take their fur off. Ewwwww

Ellis Lenfestey
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1 week ago

go go go!!

Siddy Das
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1 week ago

Subject is wet. Keep staring.

Aidan Garza
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1 week ago

I love that one at the bottom: he's just like: WHAT IS IT, HOOMAN?!

Payton Weigand
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1 week ago

WAY TO MANY CATS I like it!!

LittleLemon88
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3 weeks ago

Who's the impostor? :<)

Jennifer Lynn Miller
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3 weeks ago

They are saying..”Whatcha doin’ human?”...lol

Caroline Overill
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3 weeks ago

You get to pee when the treats come out. Until then cross your legs and consider this litter box hostage.

Amanda Harper
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4 weeks ago

😳 That’s a little too horrifying for me

Alexia Alberts
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1 month ago

Their all hypnotized

Suzanne Clark
Community Member
1 month ago

Why, oh why would someone do that, on purpose, every day?

Liz Sahlin
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1 month ago

I would have liked to know what they are looking at... 😶

Michelle Grimes
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1 month ago

omg i didnt scroll down completely at first and the bottom cat caught me off guard

Wendy Yim
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1 month ago

those wide eyes full of concern lol

Chloe Johnston
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1 month ago

Which one is the imposter?

Tracy Steen
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1 month ago

Oh they ate just beautiful!

Dino Wecke
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1 month ago

Hahaha they so worried 🤣😍😍

Lila Launehase
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1 month ago

Looks like there's a bug in the matrix...

Janet Cox
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1 month ago

Shocked at what they see!!!!

Stille20
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1 month ago

The face that three of them have the black and white faces and green eyes some how makes it funnier... like they are weird copies of eachother.

Carolyn Legg
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1 month ago

Say Again, 10.4

TabledTurnsxddd
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1 month ago

XD xd

Phillis Rosenthal
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1 month ago

🥰🥰

OTTER
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1 month ago

Roses are red. Violets are blue. Here are four cats, looking at YOU!

Lindy Mac
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1 month ago

Not only would I close the door...I'd put a big padlock on it too!!! This is eerie.

William Mahoney
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1 month ago

Are there more ??

Irene Fluit
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1 month ago

Sweet!!

Kyra ALIMIN [4A]
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1 month ago

Agree

JC Stiehl
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2 months ago

Very funny

Leslie Burleson
Community Member
2 months ago

I've got two twin brothers that do this to me . Both look like tiny panthers

Catherine Brady
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2 months ago

I don't think the fluffball on the sink got the memo that today we are wearing our tuxedos.

Judith Wilson
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2 months ago

like being the center of attention - even just a little bit?

Virginia Patterson Shepard
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2 months ago

LAUGHING

CharliAnn Olney
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2 months ago

Are you okay, Hooman? Wazer not killz?

Suzela
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2 months ago

😹😹😹😹😹

Victoria Woods
Community Member
2 months ago

I love the fact your Aliens actually KNOW when they're supposed to pay attention. My CooCooKitties, not so much...

Barbara Vandewalle
Community Member
2 months ago

My uncle had dozens of black and white cats. They descended from my grandmothers 30 pound pudair? I think it was French slang but , who knows.

Elsie Collins
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2 months ago

OMG!!! LOLOL!!! SO ADORABLE!!!

Sue Fletcher
Community Member
2 months ago

Such an audience of concern!

Artist Known As Lisa
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2 months ago

lol

Sue Kelly
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2 months ago

The toilet brigade x

Elaine Mattingly
Community Member
2 months ago

She takes her fur off, hangs it on the wall, washes the inside and lives through it! If she reaches for you RUN!

Kathy Greear
Community Member
2 months ago

what pretty babies

Jerry Phillips
Community Member
2 months ago

They are beautiful.

Cecile Desjardins
Community Member
2 months ago

Gorgeous cats !

Naomi Cline
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2 months ago

Do you ever feel like someone is watching you?

Id row
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2 months ago

omg-cat-5f...df0dfc.gif omg-cat-5f6fbbcdf0dfc.gif

BusLady
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2 months ago

🎶 Which one of these is not like the others? 🎶

Marie deHeryng
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2 months ago

Hilarious!!!

Crissy Brandt
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2 months ago

Transmission to mothership reads “Send more nips!”

Chris DiFonso
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2 months ago

"Awaiting your orders, Captain!"

Anna Silvestri
Community Member
2 months ago

OMG this is gold!

Loucinda Kresge
Community Member
2 months ago

Can't enter the bathroom for any reason without my fur babies coming in to supervise. It's kind of cute!

NWB
Community Member
2 months ago

I see the Captain as the cosy seat there!

Bill
Community Member
2 months ago

When you wanna have that alone time together.

Avery S Alberico
Community Member
2 months ago

I desire the knowledge of their codenames. (what are their names?)

Ouzodaki
Community Member
2 months ago

“So - you want to be alone? Foggedaboutit.”

Kenna Cook
Community Member
2 months ago

AWW look at their flurffy faces

Maria Ines Molina
Community Member
2 months ago

Can relate, but with three "aliens" currently, plus an oversized dog that doesn't know what personal space is either

deanna woods
Community Member
2 months ago

We are protecting you, Mommy.

Number 5
Community Member
2 months ago

the eyes...

glowworm2
Community Member
2 months ago

My favorite is the one on the sink.

David Wheater
Community Member
2 months ago

That is the most disturbing thing I've seen in ages

Full of Giggles
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2 months ago

You don't get out much, do ya?

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#6

My GF Sent Me This While I Was On The Toilet

My GF Sent Me This While I Was On The Toilet

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JK Rowling
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2 months ago

"I'm really getting concerned Karl, they only ever mark their territory in that one spot."

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#7

I'm Not Allowed To Have Alone Time

I'm Not Allowed To Have Alone Time

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Kevin Donegan
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2 months ago

I'm impressed your cat likes to wade in water. Wow.

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#8

Human, What Are You Doing In That Bathroom?

Human, What Are You Doing In That Bathroom?

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MissyTheUniverse
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2 months ago

'Previously on the Walking Dead.'

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#9

My Cat Likes To Hunt Me When I Go To The Bathroom

My Cat Likes To Hunt Me When I Go To The Bathroom

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DforDorothy
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2 months ago

Toothless is watching you!

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#10

My Cat Always Sits Like This When I'm In The Shower

My Cat Always Sits Like This When I'm In The Shower

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

Don't mind me. I'm just hanging out, chillaxing.

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#11

Been Sick In The Bathroom All Night And Butterfly Hasn’t Left My Side

Been Sick In The Bathroom All Night And Butterfly Hasn’t Left My Side

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago (edited)

Cats seem to know when you need company or just a helping paw.

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#12

My Cats Reaction When I Come Out Of The Shower

My Cats Reaction When I Come Out Of The Shower

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Janine B.
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2 months ago

Scream, cat edition.

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#13

Laser Cat

Laser Cat

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Your Local Lizard
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2 months ago

who is taking the pic-

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#14

You’re Never Alone

You’re Never Alone

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DforDorothy
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2 months ago

' here you go, hold my hand and just puuuush'

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#15

Every Morning When I Brush My Teeth

Every Morning When I Brush My Teeth

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DforDorothy
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2 months ago

If it goes in your mouth, it's food..if it's food, it's the cat's property. Simple.

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#16

I’m Extremely Blessed To Have My Own Tiny Lifeguard. Except, Instead Of Using A Whistle Or Attempting To Save Me. He Screams At Me In Terror The Entire Time

I’m Extremely Blessed To Have My Own Tiny Lifeguard. Except, Instead Of Using A Whistle Or Attempting To Save Me. He Screams At Me In Terror The Entire Time

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

Oh, no! The hooman is drowing! Help! Who will feed me?

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#17

Professional Shower Supervisor

Professional Shower Supervisor

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JK Rowling
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2 months ago

Love his neat little paws

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#18

This Is My Cat, Who Likes To Poke You When You're In The Bath

This Is My Cat, Who Likes To Poke You When You're In The Bath

She is slightly handicapped so can't bring us mice like the other cats, so instead brings us leaves and meows until we acknowledge them.

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

Ooh, look at those claws. She is very pretty. Please enjoy the leaves she brings you, and be thankful that they are not rodents.

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#19

Neighbour's Cat Looking Through My Bathroom Window

Neighbour's Cat Looking Through My Bathroom Window

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DforDorothy
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2 months ago

Is you neighbour Picasso's granddaughter?

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#20

My Cat Is Legitimately Concerned That I Am In The Bath

My Cat Is Legitimately Concerned That I Am In The Bath

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

The cat is probably thinking: Why would anyone choose to sit in water? Hoomans are weird.

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#21

The Abyss Staring Back

The Abyss Staring Back

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Valquerys
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2 months ago

Forget Voldemort! I am the one and only Dark Lord!!!!

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#22

After A Massive Panic Attack I Decided To Take A Bubble Bath. The Kitties Were Still Too Worried To Leave My Side

After A Massive Panic Attack I Decided To Take A Bubble Bath. The Kitties Were Still Too Worried To Leave My Side

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Your Local Lizard
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2 months ago

i want to boop their noses and hug them FLOOF

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#23

My Cat Likes To Take Baths With Me

My Cat Likes To Take Baths With Me

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RitaGG
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2 months ago

Your cat is a weirdo!

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#24

No Privacy At All

No Privacy At All

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

Perv. LOL

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#25

Our Cat Is Very Protective Of Our Newborn. She Does Not Approve Of Her Getting A Bath

Our Cat Is Very Protective Of Our Newborn. She Does Not Approve Of Her Getting A Bath

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MissyTheUniverse
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2 months ago

I protec my family.

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#26

I Was Crying In The Bathroom And He Demanded To Get Inside And Get In The Sink To Be With Me

I Was Crying In The Bathroom And He Demanded To Get Inside And Get In The Sink To Be With Me

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YoyoSthlm
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2 months ago

Hope you feel better. Hug your cat.

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#27

That Moment When You're Trying To Take A Relaxing Bubble Bath, But Get The Distinct Feeling You're Being Watched

That Moment When You're Trying To Take A Relaxing Bubble Bath, But Get The Distinct Feeling You're Being Watched

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Janine B.
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2 months ago

That's really adorable. :)))

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#28

This Is Cinnamon, She Likes To Make You Uncomfortable While You Use The Bathroom

This Is Cinnamon, She Likes To Make You Uncomfortable While You Use The Bathroom

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

Cinnamon is adorable. Cute name too.

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#29

I Now Know I'm Not The Only One. He Goes From The Toilet To The Sink, Climbs On My Shoulders, And Perches On My Head

I Now Know I'm Not The Only One. He Goes From The Toilet To The Sink, Climbs On My Shoulders, And Perches On My Head

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YoyoSthlm
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2 months ago

I'm the king of the world!

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#30

My Parents' Cat Destroyed The Bathroom's Door Vents So He Could Spy While We Pee

My Parents' Cat Destroyed The Bathroom's Door Vents So He Could Spy While We Pee

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nanashi
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2 months ago

kitty is just concerned, what if you fall over dead suddenly? who's going to feed the kitty then?

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#31

Every Time I Take A Bath. Never Any Privacy

Every Time I Take A Bath. Never Any Privacy

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

I want to hug them both!

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#32

Today My Son, Aberforth, Learned That Sometimes Humans Willingly Take Baths

Today My Son, Aberforth, Learned That Sometimes Humans Willingly Take Baths

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

Aberforth is a great name!

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#33

My Sister’s Cat Follows Me Everywhere, Here She Is Following Me To The Bathroom

My Sister’s Cat Follows Me Everywhere, Here She Is Following Me To The Bathroom

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Nadine Bamberger
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2 months ago

Keep calm, you've been trapped inside without me, coming to the rescue!

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#34

Sup

Sup

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

I see that you have the whole team here.

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#35

My Cat Usually Showers With Me But Decided To Hop In With My Fiancé This Morning Instead. Some Things Can’t Be Unseen

My Cat Usually Showers With Me But Decided To Hop In With My Fiancé This Morning Instead. Some Things Can’t Be Unseen

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Valquerys
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2 months ago (edited)

Take a shower they said. It will be fun they said :(

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#36

I’ll Just Chill Here

I’ll Just Chill Here

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MissyTheUniverse
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2 months ago

I like cats but this is just to close for comfort.

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#37

Urgent? Have You Paid The Protection Fee?

Urgent? Have You Paid The Protection Fee?

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

The kitties have taken over the washroom, and you need to pay a toll.

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#38

The View From My Bathroom Window. This Is Not My Cat

The View From My Bathroom Window. This Is Not My Cat

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Liz the Wanderer
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2 months ago

She doesn't want you to be lonely! Everyone needs a bathroom cat!

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#39

Got Out Of The Shower And Saw This Thru The Crack Of The Door

Got Out Of The Shower And Saw This Thru The Crack Of The Door

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MissyTheUniverse
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2 months ago

The teefies though..

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#40

Newly Adopted Stray Sees Bath For First Time

Newly Adopted Stray Sees Bath For First Time

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Mewton’s Third Paw
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2 months ago

Adorable! I love kitties with longer fur like this.

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#41

My Cat Walked In On Me Taking A Dump And Was Terrified

My Cat Walked In On Me Taking A Dump And Was Terrified

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DforDorothy
Community Member
2 months ago

' whaaaaat?! You don't do it in the garden a bury it??!!' :O

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#42

My Friend Caught Her Cat Spying On Her During Her Shower

My Friend Caught Her Cat Spying On Her During Her Shower

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Nadine Bamberger
Community Member
2 months ago

You really don't have any fur *gasps*

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#43

Forgot To Close The Door While I Was Taking A Shower

Forgot To Close The Door While I Was Taking A Shower

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Your Local Lizard
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2 months ago

i- is you ok h-hooman?

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#44

Both My Fur Babies Were Worried About Me Being In The Bath. The Cat Was Meowing And The Dog Was Crying

Both My Fur Babies Were Worried About Me Being In The Bath. The Cat Was Meowing And The Dog Was Crying

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

It is sweet that they are so concerned about you.

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#45

Do Your Cats Watch You Shower? Cuz Mine Do. And They Have Done This Since They Were Kittens. Every Shower

Do Your Cats Watch You Shower? Cuz Mine Do. And They Have Done This Since They Were Kittens. Every Shower

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

The kitties look completely riveted.

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#46

"Are You Ok? You Know That Water Can Be Pretty Dangerous!" Karl Greets Me After Every Shower

"Are You Ok? You Know That Water Can Be Pretty Dangerous!" Karl Greets Me After Every Shower

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Raine Soo
Community Member
2 months ago

Oh, my - that look and paw of concern.

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#47

I Had To Go To The Bathroom At A Cat Café. I Got Yelled At

I Had To Go To The Bathroom At A Cat Café. I Got Yelled At

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Raine Soo
Community Member
2 months ago (edited)

Your forgot to flush and wash your hands, hooman!

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#48

Showering, When Suddenly...

Showering, When Suddenly...

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A Bringhurst
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2 months ago

You had your phone?

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#49

You Will Have No Alone Time. Ever

You Will Have No Alone Time. Ever

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Raine Soo
Community Member
2 months ago

Congratulations! You have matching bookends, or tubends, in this case.

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#50

I Can’t Ever Go To The Bathroom In Peace

I Can’t Ever Go To The Bathroom In Peace

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Raine Soo
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2 months ago

Are those claws made out of adamantium?

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