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Cat is too good for his new cat door

He won't let himself in.


Michelle Jaworski

Internet Culture

Published Aug 26, 2015   Updated May 28, 2021, 2:24 am CDT

Most cats are lazy jerks, but given the choice between the lazy route and the jerk route, they’ll probably stick with the latter.

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One man tried to make things easier for his cat Philo by installing a cat door leading to the backyard. Philo probably repeatedly pestered his owners to take him outside and then immediately changed his mind; we can see how that would get annoying. But when the cat’s owner introduced him to the new, lazier route, things didn’t exactly go as planned.

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You might not be able to teach an old dog new tricks, but it’s even more futile to try to teach a cat something new.

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*First Published: Aug 26, 2015, 12:14 pm CDT