Are you one of those people who waited until the stoke of midnight on November 1st to bust out all of your Christmas decorations? If you're a cat owner, then you know there's a special set of rules you must adhere to in order to celebrate the holiday while owning a cat. No poinsettia plants! No tinsel because cats love to eat it.
And, you probably need to think twice about protecting your Christmas tree, as this hilarious video posted by TikTok user @GeorgeandMerlin proves.
The struggle is real! The comments on this video show everyone can relate. @Ellencole1201 says, "Debating not putting mine up this year as we have a little kitten that gets into everything." Awwww, kittens are adorable little Christmas ruin-ers! @Katkrazy1988 adds, "We used to nail ours to the floor, through the carpet, so the cat wouldn’t knock it over." LOL! That's one way of doing it!
@SiobhanBrennan asks, "Have you got any tips for Christmas? It's my first year with our kittens and his first Christmas too." @Merlinanngeorge suggests, "So far only tip is to put the tree up without decorations first so they get used to it." We have also seen people placing the tree in a playpen or having a baby or pet gate around it to keep curious kitties out. Or, you could go the old fashioned way, and just have a squirt gun handy. Whatever works, right?
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