It's lunch o’ clock! As soon as you open the cupboard, you can hear your furball sprinting like Bolt for the race of a lifetime. ‘Cause no doggo would dare to miss a second of the holy ritual—the pouring sound of dry delicious bits, their heavenly aroma, and the first crunchy bite that immediately becomes the last.

But devouring the food you love may be a dangerous endeavor for some hungry animals. You see, when your eyes are bigger than your belly and your belly is bigger than your bowl, it may lead to a trapping incident.

Bored Panda has compiled a list full of the cutest animals who seriously overestimated themselves, ditched their table manners, and got miserably stuck in the progress of eating.

#1

He Got Stuck

He Got Stuck

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Rainbow Panda
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3 months ago

The feet 🥰

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#2

He Has It All But It Cost Him Everything

He Has It All But It Cost Him Everything

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Cat
Community Member
3 months ago

Kitten: This is how I enjoy my dinner and don't you tell me how to live my life

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#3

My Dog Managed To Get Into A Pack Of Frozen Fish Fillets And He Would've Gotten Away With It If He Didn't Get Stuck And Had To Come To Me For Help

My Dog Managed To Get Into A Pack Of Frozen Fish Fillets And He Would've Gotten Away With It If He Didn't Get Stuck And Had To Come To Me For Help

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Rainbow Panda
Community Member
3 months ago

Cheeky, but cute pupper. 🐟

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When it comes to feeding your pet, we all want what’s best for our animals, from tasty foods to safe and useful pet feeders. However, recently, new buzz around automatic pet feeders has emerged.

Many owners see them as an alternative to feeding your furry companion while being away, or simply making sure you never forget to put some snacks out when you’re out of time.

But experts warn that automatic food dispensers are in no way an alternative to human interaction. In fact, Russell Hartstein, a certified pet behaviorist and the founder of Fun Paw Care in Los Angeles, told NY Times that “A feeder should never be used as a way to not hire a pet sitter, walker, or boarding facility.”

#4

The Derpiness Starts Early

The Derpiness Starts Early

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Rainbow Panda
Community Member
3 months ago

*continues to eat the entire pan

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#5

He Tried To Lick The Plates And Got Stuck

He Tried To Lick The Plates And Got Stuck

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Sue Hazlewood
Community Member
3 months ago

Does he bark in a higher voice now?

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#6

My Cat Got His Head Stuck In The Ice Cream Container. Tried To Back Up. Found That There Was Less Table Than He Thought.

My Cat Got His Head Stuck In The Ice Cream Container. Tried To Back Up. Found That There Was Less Table Than He Thought.

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Scagsy
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3 months ago

If only there was a video!

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Even though automatic pet feeders are meant to dispense a specific amount of food at a programmed time, they cannot give the full care and attention your pet needs. Plus, they are not always reliable, and when there’s technology, bugs do happen.

Moreover, an automatic pet feeder is likely to overfeed your pet even if you've programmed it not to. It can be anywhere from a teaspoon to a nibble, but if your pet is on a restricted diet, that little bit can be enough to pile on weight.

#7

After Returning Home This Is How We Caught My Husky Eating Cat Food...

After Returning Home This Is How We Caught My Husky Eating Cat Food...

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Raine Soo
Community Member
3 months ago (edited)

The cool as cucumber cats: Yeah, the dog got into our grub again.

Fernleaf6505
Community Member
3 months ago

again.

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Dane Wheat
Community Member
3 months ago

Lucky to be alive... No way that dog could breath. Story doesnt add up. If nobody was home he would have suffocated in minutes

Lucas
Community Member
3 months ago

So thankful he didn't!

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Bouthaina Van buuren
Community Member
3 months ago

I just love how the cats are sitting on chairs enjoying the whole thing

ChinaPandas122
Community Member
3 months ago

orange tabby: ... gray tabby: haha whatever

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Lucka Rakowska
Community Member
3 months ago

omg, looks dangerous. what if he runs out of air?

Ani-87
Community Member
3 months ago

And probably will if owners photograph pets instead of immediately helping them.

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Rainbow Panda
Community Member
3 months ago

Caught plastic headed.

Downunderdude
Community Member
3 months ago

No, well, see, I was just asleep, see, and when I woke up, this was on my head. The cat did it, swear to god.

NanZ
Community Member
3 months ago

That does look scary. Thankfully it didn't die.

Katinka Min
Community Member
3 months ago

Yikes! As funny as that looks, the dog could have died - and knows it, too, judging by his look.

Allen Lavine
Community Member
3 months ago

The cat On the chair eyes is to funny

Dragonfruit'nrollerskates
Community Member
3 months ago

The pup: I have done so and I have no regrets and no shame.

Hans
Community Member
3 months ago

Space Husky!

ML
Community Member
3 months ago

I wonder how the pets do not suffocate like this? Is the fur letting air in and CO out?

BusLady
Community Member
3 months ago

Astrodog.

Claire Armstrong
Community Member
3 months ago

That cat lol! It's like "you're an idiot" 😻🐱

Ellen Daniels
Community Member
3 months ago

So lucky...I hope you got rid of that dispenser!

Tricia Finnegan
Community Member
3 months ago (edited)

Look at the cat. "I told him not to... IDIOT!!!!"

OCDRobot
Community Member
3 months ago

lol somehow i think the cats did this.

Sabse
Community Member
3 months ago

It's his Covid-mask!

Toea Muresan Iulia
Community Member
3 months ago

I think he's prepared to return to space

Mark
Community Member
3 months ago

There must be a ring of food around its neck that it couldn't reach :)

Jenny McPherson
Community Member
3 months ago

The cats in the back judging 😂😂

Michael Hill
Community Member
3 months ago

Whatever you are thinking, it was not me.

Finch
Community Member
3 months ago

Hello Earthling ...take me to your leader.

CincyReds
Community Member
3 months ago

That is hilarous!

Pauline Bennett
Community Member
3 months ago

Wrong? Why there's nothing wrong.

Vernice Aure
Community Member
3 months ago

He's just wanted to be a Space-Dog, the cat food was an unavoidable sacrifice.

Seonie
Community Member
3 months ago (edited)

Dog: this isn't what it looks like Human: it looks like you got your head stuck trying to scran all the cats' food. Dog: ...ok, it is what it looks like

Dorothy Parker
Community Member
3 months ago

Ground control to MajorTom.

MJ Scooter
Community Member
3 months ago

How many pets do they have????

NanZ
Community Member
3 months ago

Hysterical!!

Marcus Stalder
Community Member
3 months ago

They cars look mildly annoyed.

Party Poison
Community Member
3 months ago

how did the doggo not suffocate?? magic

Felipe StillChill
Community Member
3 months ago

The cats are like "you..ate all our food?"

Light Furry
Community Member
3 months ago

the cat* i told you not to do it* Husky*well now i'm here*

Eric Soliday
Community Member
3 months ago

Guess now I won't scratch myself, you see it all works out

EA
Community Member
3 months ago

I wanna see the cat, bet it was pissed!

glowworm2
Community Member
3 months ago

He was framed! I'm certain of it!

Sonka
Community Member
3 months ago

this one is staged ... container is empty, dop is terrified .. and moronic owner is taking a picture ...

Squee
Community Member
3 months ago

The dog looks petrified, poor doggo! But, I mean it is kind of their fault.

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#8

We Left Them Alone For 5 Minutes With A Full Feeder And This Happens -_- (She Is Ok Just Was Very Confused When We Got Her Out)

We Left Them Alone For 5 Minutes With A Full Feeder And This Happens -_- (She Is Ok Just Was Very Confused When We Got Her Out)

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Rainbow Panda
Community Member
3 months ago

Hungry bunny 🐰 🥰

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#9

I'm Stuck!!! Cat Faces Dry Food Feeder Dilemma

I'm Stuck!!! Cat Faces Dry Food Feeder Dilemma

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Rainbow Panda
Community Member
3 months ago

I need your assistance hooman before I try this again. 🐱

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#10

Cat Stuck In A Cereal Box

Cat Stuck In A Cereal Box

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ML
Community Member
3 months ago

This cat is a cereal stucker

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#11

Sometimes Your Food Dish Gets Stuck On Your Collar And You Leave A Trail Of Food Around The House

Sometimes Your Food Dish Gets Stuck On Your Collar And You Leave A Trail Of Food Around The House

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ML
Community Member
3 months ago

Is the dog Hansel or Gretel?

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#12

Dutch Police Dog Gets Stuck In A Yoghurt Pot

Dutch Police Dog Gets Stuck In A Yoghurt Pot

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ML
Community Member
3 months ago

sniffing wrong stuff

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#13

Remember That Time You Got Your Hand Stuck In The Pringles Can?

Remember That Time You Got Your Hand Stuck In The Pringles Can?

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Ray Heap
Community Member
3 months ago

Space dog.

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#14

How Many Times In 20 Minutes Can She Get Her Head Stuck In An Empty Beef Jerky Bag? 4 Times. The Answer Is 4 Damn Times

How Many Times In 20 Minutes Can She Get Her Head Stuck In An Empty Beef Jerky Bag? 4 Times. The Answer Is 4 Damn Times

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Raine Soo
Community Member
3 months ago

Why don't you just dispose of the empty bag properly?

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#15

He Tried To Steal Treats And His Face Got Stuck

He Tried To Steal Treats And His Face Got Stuck

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ML
Community Member
3 months ago

Love the dumbo ears

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#16

Got Himself Into Tight Spot

Got Himself Into Tight Spot

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Cat
Community Member
3 months ago

I'm in heaven!

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#17

Kitten Decided I Wasn’t Feeding Him Enough And Went Ahead And Got Stuck

Kitten Decided I Wasn’t Feeding Him Enough And Went Ahead And Got Stuck

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Rainbow Panda
Community Member
3 months ago

Poor kitty. 🐈

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#18

Stuck In A Bird Feeder In Front Of His Squirrel Friends. He Got Out

Stuck In A Bird Feeder In Front Of His Squirrel Friends. He Got Out

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Hope Floats
Community Member
3 months ago

I've dealt with this situation many a time.. The problem is, squirrels will do ANYTHING to reach food and however you try to prevent this happening, it still will.

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#19

Got Home From Work To Find Lil Norman With His Head Stuck In The Lid To The Cat Food. That’s Not How It Works Buddy...

Got Home From Work To Find Lil Norman With His Head Stuck In The Lid To The Cat Food. That’s Not How It Works Buddy...

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Squee
Community Member
3 months ago

Maybe not the brightest, but this cat is gorgeous!

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#20

My Dog Tried To Eat A Bagel... And It Got Stuck

My Dog Tried To Eat A Bagel... And It Got Stuck

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Dane Wheat
Community Member
3 months ago

Any other dog in the world would have used its paws to get it off

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#21

This Was The Day Rosie Learned What Regret Was. We Were At The Vet Because She Had A Bone Stuck Around Her Jaw And They Had To Sedate Her And Cut It Off

This Was The Day Rosie Learned What Regret Was. We Were At The Vet Because She Had A Bone Stuck Around Her Jaw And They Had To Sedate Her And Cut It Off

This was literally like 2 days after I first rescued her. My parents were not impressed

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Daria Z
Community Member
3 months ago

Ouch, poor thing.

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#22

It's Stuck On Her Face

It's Stuck On Her Face

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Squee
Community Member
3 months ago

H-how?

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#23

What? The Boy Loves His Oats

What? The Boy Loves His Oats

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ML
Community Member
3 months ago

What animal is that?

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#24

I'll Just Sit Here And Wait For Them To Stop Laughing And Help Me Out...

I'll Just Sit Here And Wait For Them To Stop Laughing And Help Me Out...

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ML
Community Member
3 months ago

By logic you shouldn't be able to see the dog right now. Like babies, eyes closed = invisible

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#25

He Thought He Was Being Sneaky Stealing Food. Then He Got Stuck And Proceeded To Have A Meltdown

He Thought He Was Being Sneaky Stealing Food. Then He Got Stuck And Proceeded To Have A Meltdown

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ML
Community Member
3 months ago

Well the ice cream is also melting down

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#26

He Can't Get Out

He Can't Get Out

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Sue Hazlewood
Community Member
3 months ago

Oh well, while I am stuck here I may as well make the most of it.

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#27

He Got Himself Stuck

He Got Himself Stuck

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Raine Soo
Community Member
3 months ago

Oh, shit! LOL

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#28

My Dog Had Been Quiet For Way Too Long...... Found Her In The Kitchen Like This

My Dog Had Been Quiet For Way Too Long...... Found Her In The Kitchen Like This

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CR Harvey
Community Member
3 months ago

Those long silences.....

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#29

My Fat Cat Got Her Arm Stuck Trying To Get Food Out Of Her Automatic Feeder

My Fat Cat Got Her Arm Stuck Trying To Get Food Out Of Her Automatic Feeder

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Dana Grunwald
Community Member
3 months ago

Cats are not fat - cats are fluffy!

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#30

When You Catch Her In The Act And She Just Sits In Shame

When You Catch Her In The Act And She Just Sits In Shame

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Sharon Ingram
Community Member
3 months ago

Pets can and do suffocate getting their heads stuck in these bags.

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#31

Pinterest View Image Lily Sometimes Gets Her Face Stuck In Our Ice Tea Cup

Pinterest View Image Lily Sometimes Gets Her Face Stuck In Our Ice Tea Cup

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Fernleaf6505
Community Member
3 months ago

"What's this strange smell?? Hooman!! HALP MEEEEE!!!"

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#32

Cats Face Stuck In Yogurt Cup

Cats Face Stuck In Yogurt Cup

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Toujin C'Thlu
Community Member
3 months ago

A cat my parents had before I was born would do the same thing. According to my mom, she loved yogurt that much.

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#33

Stuck

Stuck

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Scagsy
Community Member
3 months ago

He also has under-sill lighting. Very cool.

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#34

Seagull Gets Head Stuck In Takeaway Box

Seagull Gets Head Stuck In Takeaway Box

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Lis Daglish
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3 months ago

This is just sad, not funny. Selfish and lazy people leaving trash.

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#35

Cat Rescued After Surviving Week With Head Stuck In Mayo Jar

Cat Rescued After Surviving Week With Head Stuck In Mayo Jar

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Raine Soo
Community Member
3 months ago

Poor kitty...

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#36

Oh, Dear. Got My Fat Head Stuck In Them Yummy Bags Again

Oh, Dear. Got My Fat Head Stuck In Them Yummy Bags Again

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Kathryn Baylis
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3 months ago

Every. Yummy. Bag.

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#37

He Was Trying To Get Food, But Got Stuck Instead

He Was Trying To Get Food, But Got Stuck Instead

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Fernleaf6505
Community Member
3 months ago

i will still get the food.

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#38

My Idiot Cat Got Her Head Stuck In A Can

My Idiot Cat Got Her Head Stuck In A Can

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Maria R
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3 months ago

The only idiot is the person who left the can for the cat to get stuck in.

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#39

What Happens When You Try To Steal Chips.. Halp Meeee!!!!

What Happens When You Try To Steal Chips.. Halp Meeee!!!!

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Fernleaf6505
Community Member
3 months ago

what happens when you try to steal chips from me be like

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#40

Hopelessly Stuck

Hopelessly Stuck

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ADHORTATOR
Community Member
3 months ago

at least he can breathe

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