Here’s a holiday classic post and a perrenial favorite from Self Help for Cats. Merry merry!
Picture a quiet night by the Christmas tree. You sink into your comfy recliner and think about how nice it is to feel so relaxed, and then, wait, what’s that? The Christmas tree starts to shake violently, all the baubles banging and clanging. “What the hell?” you blurt! The tree is absolutely possessed. Like at any moment it could split open and give birth to the alien.
You stare deeper through the pine needles and the tinsel and something is –staring back! Then you recognize it. That’s not the alien glaring back at you; It’s the very wide eyes of your cat having the closest thing to a back-to-the-wild experience he is ever going to have in your living room. Continue reading