Why Cats are Better than Dogs!

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Are you a "Dog Person" or a "Cat Person"?

I prefer dogs.
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26%
I prefer cats.
18
51%
I like 'em both the same.
6
17%
I like aardvarks.
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6%
I don't like pets.
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Total votes : 35

Re: Why Cats are Better than Dogs!

Postby nathanjon » Tue Dec 12, 2017 15:08

I'd prefer cats because they're sassy and I don't have to watch over them all the time.
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Re: Why Cats are Better than Dogs!

Postby shiadoa » Sun Dec 17, 2017 04:31

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Re: Why Cats are Better than Dogs!

Postby shiadoa » Sun Dec 17, 2017 04:46

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Re: Why Cats are Better than Dogs!

Postby shiadoa » Sat Dec 30, 2017 02:17

Poor Cats

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Re: Why Cats are Better than Dogs!

Postby Toad » Sat Dec 30, 2017 22:15

shiadoa wrote:Poor Cats

So dogs independently invented teabagging. Revolting creatures, they are.
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Re: Why Cats are Better than Dogs!

Postby Kal El » Sun Dec 31, 2017 10:34

Toad wrote:
shiadoa wrote:Poor Cats

So dogs independently invented teabagging. Revolting creatures, they are.

So much like the average bloke, though. Bless 'em. :thumbsup:
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Re: Why Cats are Better than Dogs!

Postby shiadoa » Sat Jan 13, 2018 07:48

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Re: Why Cats are Better than Dogs!

Postby jimipresley » Sat Mar 24, 2018 17:24

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Re: Why Cats are Better than Dogs!

Postby jimipresley » Sun Apr 15, 2018 09:47

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Re: Why Cats are Better than Dogs!

Postby Bunks » Sun Apr 15, 2018 20:15

The cat brought in two mice last night. One dead. One alive. The dead ones are easier to deal with.

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Re: Why Cats are Better than Dogs!

Postby jimipresley » Sun Apr 15, 2018 20:43

Bunks wrote:The cat brought in two mice last night. One dead. One alive. The dead ones are easier to deal with.

Word. I once tried to rescue a rat from my cat and the fucker bit through my hand, basically ripping it apart. Poor wee thing was obviously terrified. Had to get rabies and tetanus shots and stitches. And then I had to euthanase it by chopping it's heed off with a shovel, because it was so badly maimed.

Talk about ungrateful. :bluemad:
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Re: Why Cats are Better than Dogs!

Postby Bunks » Tue Apr 17, 2018 01:12

Yeah, there is always such a surge of emotions when the prey is still alive. The living one bolted for my bedroom, and I was like, "oh fuck, now I have to find a tiny wee mouse." Fortunately it stopped to catch its breath, so I threw a shirt on it to arrest any further movement, scooped it up and released it in the garden. The dead one is now turning into compost.
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Re: Why Cats are Better than Dogs!

Postby Big Vern » Tue Apr 17, 2018 11:59

Here's The Grauniad's take on crazy cat ladies:

https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyl ... lurophiles

It goes through the usual suspects such as animal hording disorder and toxoplasma gondii, before concluding that the culprit is the patriarchy: "...the concept of the crazy cat lady tells us more about societal perceptions of women than anything else. It has long been a pejorative term and a device for transferring shame and judgment on women who challenged traditional roles, or were hard to domesticate and keep in line."

I'm going to so miss that newspaper when it goes bust. The trouble is, I refuse to give them the price of a cup of coffee on account of the bastards disabling my account.

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Re: Why Cats are Better than Dogs!

Postby cfimages » Tue May 08, 2018 21:57

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Re: Why Cats are Better than Dogs!

Postby jimipresley » Sat May 19, 2018 07:54

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