Cats are probably one of the most flexible animals ever, which makes them the perfect yoga buddies. Sometimes the poses they strike are so hilarious it’s impossible to resist taking a picture. And sometimes, this is how new trends are started.

A Japanese Twitter user called Mttkmsan decided to post a photo of a neighbor’s cat named Yamame-kun who fell asleep on his back, stretched but completely relaxed. This tweet, where the cat looks pretty long, soon got some replies from other Twitter users in Japan posting their cats in similar positions, and they’re amusing! Scroll down to see them for yourself, vote for your favorites, and if you have cats - let’s join the Japanese and try to catch them stretching so everyone else can see how long they are!

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Image credits: mttkmsan

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Stretched Cats

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Sarah 1 year ago

What are you looking at human?

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Twitter Users Have Started A New Trend- Take Pictures Of Your Cats Stretched

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Mimis Nachbarin 1 year ago

Give it. Give me that thing.

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Lua boots 1 year ago

Im a ballerina 🤗

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Stretched Cats

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Kelsey Watkins 1 year ago

The cat is wearing a jumpsuit😂

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Twitter Users Have Started A New Trend- Take Pictures Of Your Cats Stretched

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Pet lover!❤️ 1 year ago

* shove

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Sean Hancox 1 year ago

Isn't that the Puma logo?

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Mimis Nachbarin 1 year ago

You've got the pic? Let's post it.

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#8

Stretched Cats

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~Ravenclaw~ OwO 1 year ago

I put my hands up in the air sometimes saying AY YO! Time to let go!

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Sarah 1 year ago

If I fits, I sits or lie in this case

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Mimis Nachbarin 1 year ago

Okay, you had your fun. Haha. Now let me down.

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#11

Mr Boogie

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Heaven Scott 1 year ago

is it just me or does that white fur on his belly look like a shark?

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Sarah 1 year ago

Me at thanksgiving regretting everything I ate

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#13

Stretched Cats

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it's ava the bus girl 1 year ago

"Hi cat-in-the-cabinet! You will never be as big as me!"

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Lua boots 1 year ago

It's only me, or this cat look taller than me? (1.57) O_o

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#15

Stretched Cats

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Mimis Nachbarin 1 year ago

Bah.

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Mimis Nachbarin 1 year ago

Knock out.

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#17

Stretched Cats

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Mimis Nachbarin 1 year ago

Okay, first position. And now: un, deux, trois et grand plié...

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Twitter Users Have Started A New Trend- Take Pictures Of Your Cats Stretched

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Patricia Brown 1 year ago

I always had cats when I was little, and could carry them around when I wanted to. They were very tolerant of me, and I learned to respect them and their claws..lol

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Twitter Users Have Started A New Trend- Take Pictures Of Your Cats Stretched

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sharron lynn parsons 1 year ago

That is precious !

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sharron lynn parsons 1 year ago

Cat rug.!

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Eyad Babikir 1 year ago

I told u my pants are too small! Just look at them! 🐈

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#23

Am I A Painting Or What?

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Mimis Nachbarin 1 year ago

That's like a painting. Very elegant!

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Mimis Nachbarin 1 year ago

Hangover.

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#25

Glücklich Goes After A Bug

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Diana P. 1 year ago

Aw, this picture looks so pretty and peaceful.

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#26

Stretched Cats

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Daria B 1 year ago

This cat looks like a proud toddler proving how biiiiiiiiig he/she is.

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Tara Sutter 1 year ago

aww...i used to have a cat named Booboo, but we had to put him, and he looked exactly like this cat..

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sharron lynn parsons 1 year ago

Mommy, how much did I grow ?

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Stretching Kitty

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Mimis Nachbarin 1 year ago

Cat elegance at its best!

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Twitter Users Have Started A New Trend- Take Pictures Of Your Cats Stretched

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sharron lynn parsons 1 year ago

Now I lay me down to sleep !!!

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#31

Sleeping Beauty

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Usernameofgag 1 year ago

It is so comfortable in cat scale.

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sharron lynn parsons 1 year ago

Tummy kisses please !

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rakuninaru 1 year ago

Starts singing The Circle of Life for no reason XD

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#34

Bonham

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Cactuar Jon 1 year ago

The dangers of allowing a cat and a cat-eating bed cohabit. What did you think would happen!!???

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sharron lynn parsons 1 year ago

This is not a happy face !!!

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#36

Our Blind Cat Likes To Relax With His Hooman

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Patti 1 year ago

That's sweet

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Vinnil

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Last2Know 1 year ago

Remote...just out of paws reach

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Cyber Cyndar Katt

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1 year ago

He does look like a Finnish Pulla, that's a sweet bread you offer to guest to fill them up before you give the more expensive sweets. He is extra furry now as we have - 10C and he loves being outside and his fur gets very thick.

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#39

Exhausted...

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i go to seek a great perhaps 1 year ago

sploof (sleepy edition)

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#40

The Mouse Was This Big, No Kidding.

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Mn gooze 1 year ago

Where are you going to be when the catnip kicks in?

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#41

Stretched Cats

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Nikki D 1 year ago

Slinky cat?

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#42

I'm Going To Swallow The World!

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Charlotte Brine 12 months ago

"MOOOM I'M DYINGGGĢGGG OF HUNGERRRRR!!!!!!!"

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#43

Yoga

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Nikki D 1 year ago

If anything could defy gravity, it would be a cat

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sharron lynn parsons 1 year ago

Cat lady, I see more babies in the background !

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#45

Purrsia

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rakuninaru 1 year ago

looks like the belly is illuminated

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#46

Belly Rubs

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Elsie Collins 1 year ago

Wish my Romeow would let me do that!!! I'd have four fangs imbedded in my arm if I tried that!!

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#47

This Is How Pod Sleeps

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i go to seek a great perhaps 1 year ago

PREACH!

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sharron lynn parsons 1 year ago

I see the measuring tape, but unable to see the numbers.?

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#50

His Natural State

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sharron lynn parsons 1 year ago

So very content.

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#51

Timon, Stretching!

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Usernameofgag 1 year ago

Im doing yoga!!!!

#52

Your Spot Looks Comfortable, Hooman !

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#53

Findus

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Elsie Collins 1 year ago

HELP!! I've fallen and I can't get up!!!!!!!!

#54

I Want You To Draw Me Like One Of Your French Girls Jack....

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Usernameofgag 1 year ago

Draw me like one of your French girl

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#55

#if He Stands On Tiptoes Maybe He Can Sneak A Piece Of Apricot?!?

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Meeow 1 year ago

Whatcha cooking mama

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Miss Elby

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#57

Jack Afternoon Nap

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Koa

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Kate Evans 1 year ago

Most beautiful cat on here

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Kitty Yoga Pose: Praise The Sun!

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Gigi Baldez 1 year ago

Beautiful coloring on this baby........

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#60

Stretching With A Friend.

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Cathy Keiran 1 year ago

Awww

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#61

Morty Von Buttfedora

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#62

Abbath, Casually Hanging Out

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jacluckycat 1 year ago

That's an awesome picture

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#63

My Catman And Cat "Wolf" Catmade Style ^^

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Anita Marx 1 year ago

Looks like a workout, but for whom, cat or human? Btw: love the T-shirt.

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#64

Life Is Hard When You're Pregnant And Drunk

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jo_shortland 1 year ago

Milk Drunk ?

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Allana Rose 1 year ago

"Hooman, u be so weird!"

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#66

Albert Stretching

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Poesjkin

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Elsie Collins 1 year ago

Precious little baby!!!

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sharron lynn parsons 1 year ago

These feet were made for walking !

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Heaven

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Kikka io 1 year ago

that delicious rose-colored powder. a beautiful cat.

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Walter

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Last2Know 12 months ago

I can't believe nobody has commented on the beauty of this cat

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#71

Little Disco Biscuit And His Heart

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Markéta Podlešáková 8 months ago

sleapyhead 😻

#72

So What??!

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Usernameofgag 1 year ago

Cat know the best place

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How My Cat Sleeps

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#74

Snuggly Bengal Tsega - Rip Aged 7, Cancer

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1 year ago

This is Tsega, my Bengal who died of cancer aged 7. RIP big boy x x

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#75

Boots

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#76

O There You Are

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Meeow 1 year ago

Good looking cat!

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Draw Me Like One Of Your French Girls, Jack

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Wendy 1 year ago

Adorable - it's the bent ear and crossed eyes ♥

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The Laugh Fan 10 months ago

Not sure this one's been assembled correctly!! Such a pretty cat.

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#83 Trixie

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Bored Birgit 1 year ago

Eeeek!

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Naps For Life

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Sleepstretch

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