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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year ago

Aw, that look of concern

Gregg V
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12 months ago

And what sounds are you making in the bathtub - Oh Oh OH!

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Theodora A. Mong
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1 year ago

What a sweetie <3 He looks so concerned

♤asher♤
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1 year ago

wow look at those huge pupils , he really cares 🥺

Id row
Community Member
1 year ago

Oh, that little worried face :(

Number 5
Community Member
1 year ago

wish my cats cared that much...

danielw
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1 year ago

he's just worried about his food supply.

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Pamela Scott
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1 year ago

Such a concerned little face!

Laura Jones
Community Member
1 year ago

I'll save you!

Caroline Melzer
Community Member
1 year ago

He looks so worried for you!!!

S Weholt
Community Member
11 months ago

"But why would mean to get wet? Can't you just lick yourself clean?"

Kyra ALIMIN [4A]
Community Member
12 months ago

So cute

Mingi Football
Community Member
1 year ago

That look!

Aidan Garza
Community Member
10 months ago

Cats DO hate baths....

Liesl Monnig
Community Member
10 months ago

awww!!!!

Maddox Wochenske
Community Member
10 months ago

So cute!

TomiSmith
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11 months ago

That really is a look that spells worried.

Michelle Line
Community Member
12 months ago

Those eyes!

Rose Sakkara Blacke
Community Member
3 months ago

AWWWW that face!

Pearl Of the SeaWing RainWings
Community Member
10 months ago

Aww that poor sad face

Ellis Lenfestey
Community Member
10 months ago

nooooooooo...

Jennifer Lynn Miller
Community Member
11 months ago

Looking out for his human...lol

Amanda Harper
Community Member
11 months ago

Awww the cuteness is strong here

Maddie Tem!
Community Member
11 months ago

haha my cat doesn't give a crap about me taking showers

Liz Sahlin
Community Member
11 months ago

If mine had looked at me like that I would get very dirty in order not to cause that look. 🥺

Shirley York
Community Member
11 months ago

oh i love this kitty

Faith Nicole
Community Member
11 months ago

Aww, poor kitty is really scared

Monika Soffronow
Community Member
11 months ago

He's worried about your sanity.

Madison Wilson
Community Member
11 months ago

the face is soo cute!!!

Lydia Coy
Community Member
11 months ago

My cat just watches me in the shower

andres quintero
Community Member
11 months ago

lol so cute

Tracy Steen
Community Member
11 months ago

Oh what a sweetheart.

Dino Wecke
Community Member
11 months ago

😭😍😍😍

Ivars Licis
Community Member
12 months ago

I am verrry worrried for U

Linda Davidson
Community Member
12 months ago

OMG that face.

Carolyn Legg
Community Member
12 months ago

What are you doing?

Victoria Williams
Community Member
12 months ago

awwww How pitiful!

OTTER
Community Member
12 months ago

Searching for his loved one through the fog~

Hannah Marshall
Community Member
12 months ago

Puss in Boots eyes, right there!

Gitta Landgraf
Community Member
12 months ago

Nobody loves you more then this sweet cat....

Cindy Jarrett
Community Member
12 months ago

What are you doing in The water Mom? Whaah whaaah whaaah

Janet Huggins
Community Member
12 months ago

Maybe because you have removed your"fur". I've always wondered what my cat is thinking as she watches me dress and undress.

Catherine Brady
Community Member
12 months ago

Sooooo worried!

Diana Green
Community Member
12 months ago

my babies do that! hahaha

Mary Dellenbusch
Community Member
12 months ago

Bless his heart...

Eric Forster
Community Member
12 months ago

Human, it's wet in there.

Elsie Collins
Community Member
1 year ago

Such a loyal boy!!!

Teresa Spanics
Community Member
1 year ago

AWW 😻

Sue Fletcher
Community Member
1 year ago

Shut the bathroom door so he doesn't have to worry. :)

Artist Known As Lisa
Community Member
1 year ago

Aww.. poor baby.. so worried.

Elaine Mattingly
Community Member
1 year ago

Oh dear, this takes first place! Even though mirror cat was awsome this one is more emotional. This is spell binding. This is amazing, this is the picture that writes the story in your heart. This picture hurts my heart.

Sue Kelly
Community Member
1 year ago

His expression is priceless x

Cecile Desjardins
Community Member
1 year ago

Great cat

ptm45
Community Member
1 year ago

Cat: Hooman, if you drown who's gonna feed me? Am I in your will?

Josey Griffin
Community Member
1 year ago

What a gorgeous cat

ArhomR
Community Member
1 year ago

Look! It’s the nature channel. Fascinating.

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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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1 year ago

Oh, my God - this crew is adorable!

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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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year ago

Scream, cat edition.

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#13

Laser Cat

Laser Cat

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Your Local Lizard
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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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
Community Member
1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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
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1 year 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
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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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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1 year 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
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1 year 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
1 year 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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1 year 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
1 year 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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1 year ago

Are those claws made out of adamantium?

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