Long before there was Grumpy Cat or Nyan Cat, there was Maru. The internet’s premiere box and bag dwelling cat recently celebrated his 6th birthday, and here’s a little retrospective to help celebrate the big day.
You might have thought that drifting around corners was an activity reserved for motorized vehicles, but it turns out that just like the Internet, cats are trying to horn in on mankind’s leisure activities once again.
Marvel at the difference between cats and dogs. In a masterful subversion of Pavlovian conditioning, Dan Sorkowitz trained his cat to train him. When it wants treats, it summons Dan with its bell. Who’s the pet here again?
Professor Sam Scott Lapin was shooting a promo video for something called LEGO Town (can we go there on vacation, please?) when his cat upstages him. Better not let kitty lose in LEGO Town, unless you want a Catzilla incident.
Every domesticated animal we’ve ever know runs for the hills or freaks out when the vacuum cleaner goes on. Not so for this orange tabby, who not only isn’t scared of the appliance, he thinks it’s a delectable treat. Weirdo.
Prior to this video, the main worry we had for our prized snow sculptures was a spontaneous weather warmup – not a roving family of tigers. Guess that’s what you get for building them in a safari park.
While most cats would dart off a moving bike in a heartbeat, this dude’s kitty faithfully hangs on while he rides his bicycle all over Philly. the backing track is Ratatat’s awesome Wildcat.(Thanks OrionFyre!)
If your mutt’s going to insist on drinking out of the toilet bowl anyhow, why not get them their own, and ensure it has clean water in it? We’re getting one for the cat. And another for our breakfast cereal.