20 Cat Expressions That Purrfectly Sum Up Your Life

Written by: Adri Sandoval
Adri Sandoval is the Special Projects Manager for iHeartDogs and iHeartCats. Her work has deepened her love for animals, fostering a strong passion for rescue and animal advocacy.Read more
| Published on September 16, 2016

Cats are very expressive creatures. Often, we can tell what they’re feeling just by the looks on their faces. Sometimes, those looks perfectly depict how we’re feeling, too!

From groggy early mornings to late nights out, here are 20 hilarious cat expressions that perfectly sum up some of the very human situations that we find ourselves in day to day.


1. When you refuse to let anything come between you and your morning coffee:


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2. When you have to be at the office by 8am:


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3. When someone annoys because you still haven’t had enough coffee:


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4. When an acquaintance just took TMI to the next level:


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5. When you realize your hair has been sticking up all day and no one bothered to tell you:


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6. When your boss almost catches you on Facebook and you’re trying to look innocent:


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7. When your boss actually catches you on Facebook and you try to explain : 


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8. When it’s FINALLY FRIDAY:

9. When you try (and fail) to take a casual selfie:

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10. When you forget your camera is still facing you:


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11. When you’ve maybe had “one too many” :


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12. When you’ve definitely had enough.

13. When you’re so darn hungry, you begin to get desperate:


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14. When you hear that your favorite celebrity couple just split up:


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15. When your friend unexpectedly offers to pick up the dinner bill:

16. When you’re sexy and you know it:


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17. When you’re not so sexy:

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18. When you’re deep in an impassioned conversation:

19. When you hear someone preparing food in the kitchen:


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20. When there’s literally nothing you’d rather do than Netflix & chill.


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Have you been able to catch any funny cat expressions on camera?