I firmly believe the best way to turn a great day into a purrfect one is to spend some time with criminally cute cats. No offense to all you doggos out there (believe me, I love you all, too), but cats are awesome.

But don't worry if you don't have an adorable cat or two by your side at this very moment. Bored Panda created a list of wholesome pictures with kitties to keep you company. Share the ones you enjoy the most with your friends to brighten up their day, keep scrolling, and remember to upvote your favorite funny cats!

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Lexis
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2 years ago

A mother's love

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No matter what a cat does - whether it’s sitting in a box or stretching - it remains photogenic. Maybe it's the catnip, I don't know. The point is, they can't take a bad cat photo. Whether they're pooping in the litter box or munching on a mouse they just caught, their expression is spot-on. Some felines seem far too serious, others look cuter than Puss in Boots, while still others make us laugh with their playful antics. It’s no wonder that the Internet is filled to the brim with funny posts showing off the passion for silly cats.

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Dorothy Parker
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2 years ago

I love you very much.

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Whether cats are mega chonkers or kitty cats that like to dance dance dance, I think we can agree that we adore them all equally and would gladly bring them back home to live with us.

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Dorothy Parker
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2 years ago

How apropos. Wonderful way to heal, saving a life.

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In the United States, more households have puppers than mousers. However, more cats are kept as pets. Ruff-ly 70 million dogs and 75 million cats live in the US. Meanwhile, global feline population estimates vary wildly because of the millions and millions of feral cats that roam free. They have absolutely no intention of staying still long enough to take part in a survey. Overall, an estimated 220 to 600 million cats live on planet Earth.

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Alusair Alustriel
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2 years ago

The longer you look at their expressions, the deeper the photograph becomes.

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A tabby’s life can seem like a never-ending holiday, what with the amount of time they spend napping between meals. Cats truly are notorious sleepy-heads. They snooze 12 to 16 hours every single day. Meanwhile, older cats sleep even more, sometimes for up to 20 hours a day! That’s bound to turn anyone green with envy.

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divydumdrop hello
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2 years ago

That picture is so cute, I love how they're just sitting peacefully together

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Here’s a fun fact for all you Harry Potter and Crookshanks fans out there: hairballs that cats regurgitate are called trichobezoars. Unfortunately, unlike in the Wizarding World universe, real-life bezoars don’t work as antidotes to poison and will make you ill. Don’t eat them.

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Dorothy Parker
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2 years ago

What a gift.

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Kaisu
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2 years ago

This cat looks like she's the most comfortable she's ever been

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Virgil Blue
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2 years ago

Now there is some intense snuggling. I suspect it will be juuuust fine.

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Rissie
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2 years ago

Ugly? Even as a kitten she's stunning! Those spots! Those eyes!

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nanashi
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2 years ago

it's always the grumpy dads whom the pets loved the most

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Wil Vanderheijden
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2 years ago

You better learn to sleep with one eye open.

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Wil Vanderheijden
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2 years ago

The one on the right looks like he already knows how he's going to run this household.

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Akinwale
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2 years ago

Wow

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Isabelle
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2 years ago

Aww.

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Dorothy Parker
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2 years ago

Both fuzzy and adorable.

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divydumdrop hello
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2 years ago

"I meowed back" hehe

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Dorothy Parker
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2 years ago

So , so wonderful. I need details about where the cat was!

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Kaisu
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2 years ago

Pixar matches with the penguin behind her

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Kaisu
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2 years ago (edited)

I wish humans had as much empathy as animals

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Alusair Alustriel
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2 years ago

This is a... what is it? :D I mean it's super cute, but It looks like a Star Wars bear :D

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logical fallacy
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2 years ago

"And this is how you annoy them by getting stuck in the window when they buy you chicken instead of slamon, son"

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Alusair Alustriel
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2 years ago

Oh gosh this one is so precious made me tear up :3

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Alusair Alustriel
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2 years ago

my cat does same to me very often. Each time is absolutely precious and makes me feel so loved.

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Alusair Alustriel
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2 years ago

Heartbreaking...

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LunaFae
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2 years ago

What a sweet buddy!

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Restless
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2 years ago

Animals are such great therapy for the soul

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Dorothy Parker
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2 years ago

I love you, too.

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Anne
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2 years ago

adorable! (both)

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Dorothy Parker
Community Member
2 years ago

For both their sakes. Beautiful.

glorytherainwing
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1 year ago

wholesome as fuck

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Wendy Warner
Community Member
2 years ago

The kitten found your dad. I always believed that cat go and choose their owner, not the other way around! And if a random kitty appears in your life, it means that you needed one at that exact time!

Mary Rose Kent
Community Member
2 years ago

When I got the kitty love of my life—the late, great Petrushka—he was in a cage the ASPCA had set up in downtown San Francisco, along with several other six- to eight-week old kittens. I hadn’t planned on getting a cat, but this one B&W would not let go of my fingers, so I took him home and whenever he got snippy about something, I would remind him that HE CHOSE ME! We had 16-1/2 amazing years together.

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Janine B.
Community Member
2 years ago

I think kitty will keep him. :)))

Phil Boswell
Community Member
2 years ago

They kept it: https://www.reddit.com/r/aww/comments/8hx6p3/after_my_dad_went_nuts_online_yesterday_my/

Phi
Community Member
2 years ago

Thanks!

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Catarina Pupillo
Community Member
2 years ago

I am pretty sure he will

Darlene Michuk
Community Member
2 years ago

Adorable!! How can you resist?

Demonic cow
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2 years ago

Dad bod for the win

HoffLensMetalHedLovesAnimalsUK
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2 years ago

They are bonded now, cat isn't going anywhere.

Daric Apai (Darquestar1)
Community Member
2 years ago

It is not a matter of him keeping it for the kitten has already decided to adopt him. They need each other and so it is decided.

Michele Montgomery
Community Member
2 years ago

I need to know! Did he keep it??

Jacey Lynn
Community Member
1 year ago

Yes, he should keep it.

LyRae Sullivan
Community Member
2 years ago

That is exactly how you get a cat!

Kathy Baylis
Community Member
2 years ago

Oh, he will. He will.

Alejandra Acosta
Community Member
2 years ago

He will

MahnoorMoonLight
Community Member
9 months ago

the mouse ;D)

Flare
Community Member
1 year ago

It's so tiny! <3

marnidarr
Community Member
1 year ago

Well, how about an update? Did he keep it??

Marika Stanway
Community Member
2 years ago

I don’t think there’s a snowballs chance in Hell, that he’s ever giving that cat away.

porcupine
Community Member
2 years ago

I remember seeing this at least a year ago... what happened? Are dad & cat bffs?

Christel Nellemann
Community Member
2 years ago

Right on top of the heartchakra <3

Sandi Leach
Community Member
2 years ago

Oh, he has to keep it. He/she wouldn't look right anywhere else now.

Jo B. Ventura Gurule
Community Member
2 years ago

They make an ultra wonderful pair!!

Johanna-Nicollette Kidd
Community Member
2 years ago

Love is...?

Ana M
Community Member
2 years ago

Oh my God!!!!!

Teri Campisi
Community Member
2 years ago

So cute!

Susan L. Miller
Community Member
2 years ago

How could he not?

Barbara Baxendale
Community Member
2 years ago

He'll definitely keep it, it's glued to him !!

Valerie Anne
Community Member
2 years ago

I think that kitten adopted him

Margaret Fitzgerald
Community Member
2 years ago

Keep the kitten, Dad!

Linda Cross
Community Member
2 years ago

She's got him hooked

Daniele Ribolla
Community Member
2 years ago

he'll keep it... sure.

Thomas Turnbull
Community Member
2 years ago

Happie Chappie

Joni McMillan
Community Member
2 years ago

I hope so, too.

Claudia Wilch
Community Member
2 years ago

I bet he did keep it . . Hope so

Kathy Walsh
Community Member
2 years ago

Dad is a goner. He's gonna keep the kitten.

Pat Wooster
Community Member
2 years ago

How could he not? That's adorable!

Stina Kolling
Community Member
2 years ago

That kitten is so very very small and undeveloped. I hope it lived.

sharron lynn parsons
Community Member
2 years ago

Oh yes, that's a keeper !!!

Karen Dyer
Community Member
2 years ago

Dad will keep, or I think it would have gone to shelter already

Katrin Vanhelsing
Community Member
2 years ago

He'd be a nut not too. They look perfect together.

Johanne Trudeau
Community Member
2 years ago

Poppa!!!!

Constantin George-Florin
Community Member
2 years ago

And THAT is what a beer gut is good for!

Anita Trenner
Community Member
2 years ago

Oh, he's keeping it, all right!

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Sly Cooper
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2 years ago

Returned for being too playful?? I'm glad that little fella found a better home!

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Dorothy Parker
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2 years ago

Sweet, sweet daughter.

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Dorothy Parker
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2 years ago

Pure adoration. And will love the baby, too.

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Dorothy Parker
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2 years ago

Take him home and keep him inside. And that goes for the cat as well.

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Dorothy Parker
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2 years ago

Guessing not in the USA. The perfect companion.

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mrsfencsak
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2 years ago

This would be a fantastic tattoo! Wait until the cat poops, maybe he/she got some glitter in his/her mouth too :)

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Magic567
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2 years ago

forts make the world much more bearable i agree Mr kittie

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Rissie
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2 years ago

I had a pair of siblings colored very similar, they had an unbreakable bond too :)

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Michelle Muirhead
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2 years ago

Hope he took it home

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Isabelle
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2 years ago

I would play with him too. He looks so sweet.

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Dorothy Parker
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2 years ago

Isn't it amazing how much love cats show?

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Poppy Petal
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2 years ago

Who's writing this? The cat or the guy?

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Dorothy Parker
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2 years ago

They both look like they were purring.

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Akinwale
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2 years ago

The cat was like yeh! Egbami

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Dorothy Parker
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2 years ago

Brilliant!

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Jason Hampel
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2 years ago

What app is that on the tablet in the car?

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