Curious kitty is checking out this strange, new thing. What’s going to happen when the butterfly flaps his wings? Cats are wired to chase anything that moves, and it can be quite comical to watch.
This kitty is calming watching this butterfly. Hmmm…why isn’t he ready to pounce? Image source
Is this a painting, or a camera shot taken at the perfect moment? Image source
Uh oh! Better get out of there, little butterfly! Image source
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Why are kitties so attracted to butterflies? Because they are small, moving things that they can pounce on! A perfect way to hone their hunting skills.
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“My Cat Chasing Butterflies” – 45 seconds (you’ll see the butterflies at about 30 seconds)