Cats are a (fluffy) bag full of surprises. You never know their secrets until you get them home. Some will be real dolls while others will have a dark side, but all you can do is enjoy the quirks. Regardless, cat owners always have great stories about meeting their pets for the first time and how they behave when they’re home. Some were on-point with their predictions of a life with a cat, others were way off.
There’s no question that the expectations vs. reality of being a cat owner are pretty diverse. But, still, our lovely furballs are so fun that we never regret their antics. Here are a dozen pictures that perfectly show the expectations vs. reality of being a cat owner.