Every once in a while it is good to add some whimsy to your life. Scientific research shows that people who spend 20 minutes or more a day watching cat videos online, or looking up kitty pictures and memes, are actually happier people. Let us infuse a fair dose of happiness in the world, with a handful of these playful pictures of cats large and small interacting with one of the world’s most beautiful creatures: the butterfly!
If this isn’t whimsical, we don’t know what is!
— CookieKiller (@rasa_and_nena) May 17, 2014
Just a little to the right, and this feline would’ve gotten him!
— NANDOG (@nandogpetgear) February 13, 2016
Sometimes all kitties want is a friendly conversation.
…Or a butterfly kiss on the nose!
Black cat starring at butterfly pic.twitter.com/pVM7VuESCd
— Mayank (Petrol++) (@Mayankaryan084) June 15, 2015
The frustration of this scene is just unbearable!
— Not Brooke (@shinyvileplume) February 16, 2014
The biggest cats in the world are transfixed by these delicate creatures. (Just look at this lion’s focus
— Farah S. Al-Essa (@farahalessa) December 20, 2015
Even pretend butterflies are still vastly interesting to cats.
— Elisabetta (@beadele) July 19, 2014
This furry feline clearly illustrates the brilliant aesthetic of pairing yellow with grey!
— catsrimportant (@catsrimportant) November 24, 2015
This is just kitty-butterfly bliss!
— FunkCat Brown (@FunkCatBrown) May 18, 2015
Cats and butterflies are a springtime match made in heaven
— Maria=Michaela (@Mila_Layne2107) February 2, 2016