Ok, so your cat doesn’t run to the door, eagerly awaiting your return from work (or ever), but they are more like us than you may think. And you might have wanted to kill your dog (more than once) when they track mud on your carpet or (way worse) eat your shoes, but you love them anyway.
Dogs and cats prove to us every day that they’re way more than just a cute face, and we have the proof right here with our favourite pictures of animals who think they’re human…
“No, no, NO! This colour is all wrong for you good sir.”
“I’m currently reading the business section, human. You’ll just have to wait for your sports ‘news’.”
“Nama-stay here longer than I have to…”
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The Web surfer
“They’ll send catnip straight to my door! WHO has been keeping this from me??? ”
“If my feet could reach the floor, I’d be at the border by midnight!”
“That pigeon will be mine. Later.”
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The Couch potato
“I’m never drinking again…”
“Seriously do not speak to me for the next hour.”
And if you live in Joburg, you’re in luck! We’ve got 21 of the best dog-friendly restaurants in Gauteng. How many have you been to?