Furry Friday: Sitting pretty

NICK BARNETT
Last updated 10:39 15/11/2013

It's a certain way of looking at you - big-eyed, blameless, patient. It redeems a multitude of misdemeanours, and it commands you to grab your camera - because this is your pet at its prettiest and most peaceful.

It's lucky for Worf that his Tibetan Spaniel eyes are so irresistible - he'd be in a lot of trouble otherwise.

Worf

Honey Possum causes total liquefaction of the heart.

Honey Possum

How can you not smile and forgive? His name is Gibbs.

Gibbs

Cloud sits pretty.

Cloud

This is Flossy.

Flossy

Delilah has got herself among the toys.

Delilah

Magnum investigates the interior of a box.

Magnum

Maggie came carefully packed.

Maggie

The box is a little clawed and bitten, but don't go on about it because Ava is fine with it.

Ava

One white-socked foot on each side of the chair arm keeps Poppy in perfect balance.

Poppy

Dora, resplendent.

Dora

This is Max - short for Maximillian Demon Cat From Hell, his owner says. "He LOOKS like he wants to kill you, but really that's his 'I'm in heaven, let me pat you with my claws so you start stroking me again' look."

Max

I think this counts as silent insistence.

Jared's cat

Linc minds someone's minty mojito.

Linc

Bouncer is another who can be trusted with a drink.

Bouncer

Arlo visits the site of some former tomato plants. Just as well he's as cute as he is...

Arlo

Chevy, parked in the sun, with more dramatic lens flare than a J J Abrams movie!

Chevy

Whatever Little Dog did, well, it's forgiven.

Little Dog

Not so bad having Becka by your side.

Becka

Connor's Ridgy symmetry.

Connor

It's a smile, just a little wonky, from Rosco.

Rosco

Cleo gets into a pattern clash with the carpet.

Cleo

Someone needs a hug: Milly and Bobby.

Milly and Bobby

Kaos is kalm and kollected.

Kaos

Ears, eyes, nose ... Tigger is all sense organs.

Tigger

Cat lovers, how do you interpret Macey Grey's expression...

Macey Grey

...and Chyna's? I don't think either is entirely happy.

Chyna

No problem in reading Otis' open face - that's a happy boy, even with the bow tie.

Otis

Spaz practises the I-love-you gaze.

Spaz

Sitting comfy, if not pretty, is 15-year-old Sylvester.

Sylvester

Horrifying! Zozo thinks My Cat from Hell should be on well after 8.30.

Zozo

Finally, that Four Legs Good favourite, Digby, takes a break from the craziness of the dog beach.

Digby

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