While some cats and dogs get along so well it’s heartwarming to watch, other pets are such jerks to each other that they remind us that Sunday morning cartoons always knew something more than we did.

Bored Panda has collected the funniest examples of cats acting like the biggest jerks to their live-in canine pals. Scroll down, upvote your fave pics, and let us know in the comments if your cats and your dogs get along well, dear Pandas. Oh, and pray for us because the cattos might be out to get us for outing their dirty little secrets!

There are a bunch of reasons why your cat might be attacking your dog. It’s alright if things stay playful, however, that’s not always the case.

#1

Please Call Master For Help. I Am Trapped In The Corner By Vicious Beasts

Please Call Master For Help. I Am Trapped In The Corner By Vicious Beasts

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BrokenAngel
Community Member
1 year ago

The new teaser for pet cemetery

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#2

They Were Both Sleeping 3 Minutes Ago

They Were Both Sleeping 3 Minutes Ago

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Adam C
Community Member
1 year ago

OMG this cat is awesome!

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#3

I Was Able To Capture The Raw Anguish He Felt After Losing His Bed To The Void

I Was Able To Capture The Raw Anguish He Felt After Losing His Bed To The Void

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Demian
Community Member
1 year ago

Lol. "To the void"

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While some cats might be lashing out because they feel threatened, others might be mean because they fancy themselves as the big bad predator of the house. It’s in every owner’s interest to make sure their pets get along.

If your pets keep on fighting, they might get seriously hurt. So if things are getting out of hand, you might want to separate them when you can’t keep an eye on them. Until you come up with a way to make sure that Mr. Cat and Ms. Dog like each other.

#4

I'm Fine

I'm Fine

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postboredom
Community Member
1 year ago

The kitty is really tiny. I first thought she was one of the toys

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#5

The Real Murderer Is In Your House

The Real Murderer Is In Your House

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Chelle R.
Community Member
1 year ago (edited)

Lmbo, Lmbo The look on that poor helpless doggie!! SOMEBODY HELP HIM...NO NOT THE CAT...HELP THE DOG NOW!!

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#6

My Cat Recently Discovered The Dog Bed

My Cat Recently Discovered The Dog Bed

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BrokenAngel
Community Member
1 year ago

Really human??

Gregg V
Community Member
1 year ago

You don't snooze, you lose! Kitty Win!

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Aunt Messy
Community Member
1 year ago

We had a dog that would have just sat on the cat. She took no prisoners.

Brigs
Community Member
1 year ago

Can somebody please help me!! :-)

BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

Grab the edge of the blanket and drag it away. That'll do it.

Edward Hara
Community Member
1 year ago

The look on his face -- PRICELESS!!

Pauline Bennett
Community Member
1 year ago

Make another one, it really doesn't look big enough for the dog!

Olivia Betterton
Community Member
4 months ago

well he obviously likes it

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CincyReds
Community Member
12 months ago

Oh my that sweet little face....

Patty Leaton
Community Member
1 year ago

DOG: seriously

Christina Uhlir
Community Member
1 year ago

Can I get some justice here?

Brenda Johnson
Community Member
1 year ago

Well don't just stand there, do something! Please!

Anna Salerno
Community Member
1 year ago

Precious dog looks so forlorn because he knows that tiny kitten has some sharp claws.

Karen Morana
Community Member
1 year ago

Wouldnt it help to fix a se one bed for the dog. Cat cant be on two maybe dog would go to the other when cat has one.

Sarcasm101
Community Member
1 year ago

Hello.. can you hear me

German Rottweiler#16
Community Member
11 months ago

the poor dog's face

James Hardin
Community Member
11 months ago

please get this infernal creature off my bed

Journey Alvarado
Community Member
11 months ago

hooman help the cat took my bed!! :0

Jessica Nelson
Community Member
11 months ago

His poor sad face 😩💜

sharron lynn parsons
Community Member
11 months ago

That face, in time they could be besties !!!

WILLIAM FAULK
Community Member
11 months ago

dog: "dude, come on, get him off. "DO SOMETHING YOU HELPLESS HUMAN!"

Faith Nicole
Community Member
12 months ago

Aww poor pup looks so sad

Bob Connely
Community Member
1 year ago

The Canine WTF moment!

Philly Bob Squires
Community Member
1 year ago

The look on poor doggo's face... like "seriously?

Darlene Michuk
Community Member
1 year ago

Doggo

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KATELYNN MACHOWSKI
Community Member
1 year ago

LMAO the look on this poor dogs face ;w;

Laila Hernandez
Community Member
1 year ago

lol

Viv Hart
Community Member
1 year ago

That pleading look....

Ollie the cat
Community Member
1 year ago

My cat hates beds

Virginia Stackhouse
Community Member
1 year ago

Hooman - are you REALLY just gonna stand there and take pictures?

Maria Roberts
Community Member
1 year ago

Aww poor doggo!

Elaine Mattingly
Community Member
1 year ago

This is my replacement?

Karen Klinck
Community Member
1 year ago

Ours do this all the time. The cats own the bed, and the dog sleeps on the hardwood floor.

Sheba Parker
Community Member
1 year ago

what am I supposed to think? She;s cute

Brenda Owens
Community Member
1 year ago

That face: "Ya gotta be kidding me ."

Mumof1
Community Member
1 year ago

That look!

Judy Rofe
Community Member
1 year ago

Oh My, that expression just melted a million hearts.

Gitta Landgraf
Community Member
1 year ago

You should fight - for your right! :-) :-) :-)

Zella Haesche
Community Member
1 year ago

Help! I don’t have the heart to bark.

Priscilla Cebrik
Community Member
1 year ago

My golden had this experience! Finally they shared❤️

Elsie Collins
Community Member
1 year ago

So not fair y'all!!!!!

Jane W.
Community Member
1 year ago

You want me to put up with this?

Elsie Collins
Community Member
1 year ago

Mom......I need a new bed NOOOOWWWWWW!!!!!!!!!!

Vicki Perizzolo
Community Member
1 year ago

time for a second dog bed

Michael Hill
Community Member
1 year ago

What's wrong? Didn't I say you could have my bed?

Chris Palmer
Community Member
1 year ago

That look says I blame you for this.

Johanne Trudeau
Community Member
1 year ago

Mommy!!! Garfield took my bed!!!!!

Laura Jones
Community Member
1 year ago

that poor dogs face!

Kate S
Community Member
1 year ago

What do I do now?

Nevi Løvfelt
Community Member
1 year ago

"Get the cat away will ya?" Pretty pwease?

Esther Harrison
Community Member
1 year ago

"Umm - Goldilocks?"

Id row
Community Member
1 year ago

Kitty needs a bed, too, then.

sbj
Community Member
1 year ago

Broken Dog

Colleen Stadnick
Community Member
1 year ago

Awwwwww... sweetest picture ever! Poor doggie!

Flare
Community Member
1 year ago

That face!

glowworm2
Community Member
1 year ago

And he's never going to give it back!

Nadine Bamberger
Community Member
1 year ago

Help me, hooman, the scratchy hissy thing keeps ignoring me.

Teresa Spanics
Community Member
1 year ago

😂🤣😹😻

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Cats that act out may in fact be overwhelmed with stress. Maybe your cat’s feeling stressed out because it’s (still) not used to having the dog around the house. Perhaps you’re stressing out about life and your cat’s picking up on your vibes. Or maybe it’s worried that the stuff that we all had to deal with in 2020 won’t magically end with the New Year. Who knows!

The point is, your cat needs to feel calm, so do your best to remove any factors that might be stressing it out from its immediate environment. Also, try giving it some toys to play with or chew to help it relax.

Keep in mind that any friendship takes time and trust to develop. You can’t expect your pets that have been at each other’s throats to suddenly become best buds. However, with a lot of patience, you can help them respect each other’s boundaries and, hopefully, start a magical friendship.

#7

Poor Dog

Poor Dog

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Grace Barclay
Community Member
1 year ago

Look closely: the cat is in a kneading position. Grabbed the first thing to hold onto (dog's skin) and is making biscuits. Look at the concentration in the cat's eyes.

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#8

When You Are Trapped Downstairs Because The Catto Says No Passing

When You Are Trapped Downstairs Because The Catto Says No Passing

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Pauline Bennett
Community Member
1 year ago

Forgot the freakin password again!

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#9

My Fiancée’s Coworker Sent Us An Update On The Kitten We Gave Him. Zilla Demonstrating Why We Named Her Godzilla

My Fiancée’s Coworker Sent Us An Update On The Kitten We Gave Him. Zilla Demonstrating Why We Named Her Godzilla

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Pauline Bennett
Community Member
1 year ago

YOU ARE HEALED!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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#10

My Cat Stole My Dog's Bone But The Dog Is Too Nice To Take It Back So Instead He Is Just Watching And Whining

My Cat Stole My Dog's Bone But The Dog Is Too Nice To Take It Back So Instead He Is Just Watching And Whining

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RaroaRaroa
Community Member
1 year ago

Nice? You mean afraid of getting scratched on the nose.

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#11

“Why Is Your Dog So Afraid Of Cats?” -Everyone

“Why Is Your Dog So Afraid Of Cats?” -Everyone

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postboredom
Community Member
1 year ago

Parkour!

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#12

My Cat Touching My Parents’ Dog Just To Make Her Growl

My Cat Touching My Parents’ Dog Just To Make Her Growl

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Brigs
Community Member
1 year ago

Mommy she touched me!!!!

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#13

“I Heard You Were Looking For A Dog Sitter”

“I Heard You Were Looking For A Dog Sitter”

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

Kindly get your derriere out of my face.

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#14

When Your Cat Tries To Drown Your Dog

When Your Cat Tries To Drown Your Dog

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Brigs
Community Member
1 year ago

I am curious to know what happened to the dogs tail?

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#15

Dog Lost Today

Dog Lost Today

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Daune Jaimes Diaz
Community Member
1 year ago

It looks like you interupted something else...

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#16

I Picked My Dog Up From The Groomers And My Cat Isn't Too Pleased I Brought Her Back

I Picked My Dog Up From The Groomers And My Cat Isn't Too Pleased I Brought Her Back

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WilvanderHeijden
Community Member
1 year ago

So hooman, you didn't notice the serene calm and quiet when that woofer was gone?

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#17

My Big Dog Won't Pass The Cat Or Even Make Eye Contact For That Matter

My Big Dog Won't Pass The Cat Or Even Make Eye Contact For That Matter

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Melissa Sawicki
Community Member
1 year ago

LMFAO!!! The look on your poor pups face is so amazingly adorable. Pure fear and no eye contact. My old dog used to have the same look on his face with my cat that looks exactly like your Cat!!

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#18

I Heard My Dog Growling And Went To Check On Her

I Heard My Dog Growling And Went To Check On Her

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BrokenAngel
Community Member
1 year ago

What are you looking at! You have no business here...

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#19

My Cat Stealing The Dogs Bone

My Cat Stealing The Dogs Bone

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

Ha ha. Waited until he fell asleep. He can never prove it.

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#20

Send Me The Catnip And The Dog Lives

Send Me The Catnip And The Dog Lives

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

Please, listen to her--The Dog

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#21

My Dog Is Scared Of The Cat And She Knows It

My Dog Is Scared Of The Cat And She Knows It

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

Look at those evil eyes.

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#22

He Pretends To Be Nice To The Dog, But He's Really Just A Jerk

He Pretends To Be Nice To The Dog, But He's Really Just A Jerk

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RaroaRaroa
Community Member
1 year ago

Owww!

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#23

My Dog Is Stuck Because The Cat Knows She Controls The Stairs

My Dog Is Stuck Because The Cat Knows She Controls The Stairs

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

Cat: bring me some catnip and you shall pass.

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#24

Louie Is Begging Me, With His Eyes, To Make Allie Move

Louie Is Begging Me, With His Eyes, To Make Allie Move

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

Why oh why, did you bring this creature here?

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#25

My Cat Thinks He's A Dog. And My Dog Is Unamused

My Cat Thinks He's A Dog. And My Dog Is Unamused

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Whatshername
Community Member
1 year ago

😆 That look on the cat's face!

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#26

My Idiot Cat Performing A Sneak Attack On My Poor Senior Dog

My Idiot Cat Performing A Sneak Attack On My Poor Senior Dog

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Dana Grunwald
Community Member
1 year ago

Poor guy!

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#27

My Dog Is A Saint, Cat Not So Much

My Dog Is A Saint, Cat Not So Much

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

Nice Christmas tree. How many of those ornaments will survive with a cat in the house?

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#28

Our Cat Urinated In Our Dog's Water Bowl. Guess It's A Payback For The Dog Eating The Cat's Food

Our Cat Urinated In Our Dog's Water Bowl. Guess It's A Payback For The Dog Eating The Cat's Food

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Susan Brown
Community Member
1 year ago

Why was the dog's water bowl bone dry..

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#29

Found An Old Series Of Pictures From When My Dog And Cat First Met. It Did Not Go Well For My Dog

Found An Old Series Of Pictures From When My Dog And Cat First Met. It Did Not Go Well For My Dog

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postboredom
Community Member
1 year ago

Yo,who the eff is this???

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#30

Caught My Cat In The Act Of Definitely Not Trying To Smother My Dog

Caught My Cat In The Act Of Definitely Not Trying To Smother My Dog

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Dana Grunwald
Community Member
1 year ago

"Dog? What dog? I don't even know a dog!"

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#31

"Kayla Come!" She Doesn't Come, I'm Going To Check... The Still Dog That Cries, And The Cat That Doesn't Give A Damn

"Kayla Come!" She Doesn't Come, I'm Going To Check... The Still Dog That Cries, And The Cat That Doesn't Give A Damn

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

Beautiful cat.

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#32

Seriously? Can You Please Do Something About This Hissy Bitey Thing

Seriously? Can You Please Do Something About This Hissy Bitey Thing

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago (edited)

Call up your 100 friends to come and help you.

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#33

Sam Will Sit On Top Of The Dog’s Food Container, Forcing Me To Feed Him First

Sam Will Sit On Top Of The Dog’s Food Container, Forcing Me To Feed Him First

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

Sam still hasn't got you trained yet.

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#34

She Swatted His Head One Time

She Swatted His Head One Time

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R L
Community Member
1 year ago

Shame- not nice to live in constant fear.

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#35

My Cat Sits In The Doorway To Stop The Dog From Going Inside

My Cat Sits In The Doorway To Stop The Dog From Going Inside

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Pauline Bennett
Community Member
1 year ago

I'm just getting a little air, he can come in any time he wants.

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#36

Copper (Cat) Hates It When Cooper (Dog) Tries To Play With Him

Copper (Cat) Hates It When Cooper (Dog) Tries To Play With Him

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Scagsy
Community Member
1 year ago

...and Cooper never remembers, bless him

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#37

Typical

Typical

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BusLady
Community Member
1 year ago

They have the same coloring, I notice.

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#38

This Is An Obstacle My Dog Faces Every Day

This Is An Obstacle My Dog Faces Every Day

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ADHORTATOR
Community Member
1 year ago

poor Boxer.....

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#39

My Girlfriend's Cat Is A Jerk To My Dog

My Girlfriend's Cat Is A Jerk To My Dog

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postboredom
Community Member
1 year ago

This looks like a horror movie :O

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#40

The Beginning Of 18 Years And Counting Of Being A Jerk

The Beginning Of 18 Years And Counting Of Being A Jerk

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Chelle R.
Community Member
1 year ago

Awe wish there was a before & after age update pictures...too bad!

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