21 Cats Vs. Christmas Trees

Thanksgiving is over and December is here! You know what that means? Time to break out the Holiday decor! There’s mistletoe, holly, stockings, wreaths… but– as much as we love all of that– there’s one item that is essential to any home where Christmas is celebrated… the Christmas tree, of course!


Breaking out the Christmas tree and decorating it with lights, ornaments, and an angel on top is a huge event at some homes, but in the homes of cat-owners it means inviting some degree of chaos into the season. As you’ll see in the list below, cats and kittens love nothing more than to hide in, play with, and even eat the Christmas tree!

Check it out below:

1. Where’s the cat??

2. Checking it out…

And so it begins lol. #christmastreecats

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3. Just lemme take a little taste

And so it begins… #catsofinstagram #christmastreecats #cats

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4. Things I didn’t think I’d be saying today…

5. “Then I looked at the tree”

6. Waiting to spy Santa!

I did something bad today

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7. It’s the most wonderful time of the year

Human, if you bring a tree in the house I’ll play in it! #christmasoniowa15 #christmastreecats

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8. This is why we can’t have nice things!

9. When you spot your Christmas tree moving

10. The greatest gift of all is the tree itself.

My Tree!

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11. He looks pretty comfy in there

12. Feeling the holiday spirit!

13. Just a little higher and you can replace the angel-topper!

#catsofinstagram #catsintrees #christmastreecats do you see two cats?

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14. This guy doesn’t look too happy…

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15. Let’s see how long those ornaments last!

16. Found another place to hide

Life’s hard in the tree #christmastreecats #xmas #kitten #naughtynorman #catsofinstagram

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17. Too cute.

18. Is it Christmas yet?

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19. Why?

20. This is MY tree! Back off.

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21. The cutest ornament!

For more goofy felines check out 21 Cats Who Will Literally Lick Anything and 21 Cats Who Think They’re Hiding.

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