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57 Before And After Photos Of Kittens That Will Melt Your Heart

These transfurmations are just purrfect.

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Recently we asked members of the BuzzFeed Community to share with us their most adorable kitten to cat transformations. Here are some of the cutest submissions.

1. This monochrome sweetheart:

"Hamish as a baby and at a year old." – tyau30
tyau30

"Hamish as a baby and at a year old." – tyau30

2. This blanket-loving beauty:

Elizabeth Lange

"Thirteen is unlucky for some, but senior cat Pepe is looking as cute as he was when he was six months old." – Elizabeth Lange

3. This majestic kitty:

"Ezra at three months and five years!" – Angela Krasnick
Angela Krasnick

"Ezra at three months and five years!" – Angela Krasnick

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4. This cat who got to grow up with their human:

"Here's me and my kitty Pele, 15 years apart." – Jemima Skelley
Jemima Skelley

"Here's me and my kitty Pele, 15 years apart." – Jemima Skelley

5. This ginger ninja:

Madison Tarnawsky

"Ninja, at four months vs five years." – Madison Tarnawsky

6. This fluffy kitty and his friend:

– Amber Knapp
Amber Knapp

7. This Longbottoming kitten:

"Eight weeks vs seven months. Our Neville." – Tegan Cross
Tegan Cross

"Eight weeks vs seven months. Our Neville." – Tegan Cross

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8. This handbag-loving fella:

"Courfeyrac has always loved this purse." – Andromeda Doherty Lee
Andromeda Doherty Lee

"Courfeyrac has always loved this purse." – Andromeda Doherty Lee

9. These adorable siblings:

"They still pick the same side in every photo eight years later (Leo left, Gizmo right)." – Erin McInerney
Erin McInerney

"They still pick the same side in every photo eight years later (Leo left, Gizmo right)." – Erin McInerney

10. This cat who is clearly disappointed he doesn't fit in a hood anymore:

"Clementine von Purr at eight weeks vs three years. She is my big little potato." – Katerina Karanikas
Katerina Karanikas

"Clementine von Purr at eight weeks vs three years. She is my big little potato." – Katerina Karanikas

11. This adorable rascal:

"Sebastian; an actual rascal. Here he is in 2015 when I was studying for my final year 12 exams. Two years later, not much has changed. He loves to hang out with you no matter where you go (yes that includes the bathroom)." – Natalia Melville

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12. This cat who lives up to his namesake:

"Meet Yeezy. Demands your attention. Hogs the bed. But I love her more than anything!" – Samantha Parker
Samantha Parker

"Meet Yeezy. Demands your attention. Hogs the bed. But I love her more than anything!" – Samantha Parker

13. This adorable munchkin:

Thomasina Lawrence

14. This cat who isn't going to let having one eye stop him from being the sassiest:

"The sick, tiny, nearly blind kitten on the left grew into the handsome, sassy cat on the right!" – jessj4f166eda3
jessj4f166eda3

"The sick, tiny, nearly blind kitten on the left grew into the handsome, sassy cat on the right!" – jessj4f166eda3

15. This little lion:

"Only a year difference but Simba has grown so fast!" – hooriyyaha
hooriyyaha

"Only a year difference but Simba has grown so fast!" – hooriyyaha

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16. This cat who looks gorgeous in green:

"2016 vs 2017." – ashknrzl
ashknrzl

"2016 vs 2017." – ashknrzl

17. This friendly furball:

"One day vs one year." – blancar3
blancar3

"One day vs one year." – blancar3

18. These two cuddlers:

"They grew up to be big cuddlers." – amandan4034e052e
amandan4034e052e

"They grew up to be big cuddlers." – amandan4034e052e

19. This bookworm:

"Maude and her sister came from a pregnant momma cat my husband and I found in a dumpster. Here she is at nine weeks old and four years old!" – ivlaytcheva
ivlaytcheva

"Maude and her sister came from a pregnant momma cat my husband and I found in a dumpster. Here she is at nine weeks old and four years old!" – ivlaytcheva

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20. This angsty teen:

"Finn, from kitten to angsty teenage cat." – chelseaw41dcfeef8
chelseaw41dcfeef8

"Finn, from kitten to angsty teenage cat." – chelseaw41dcfeef8

21. This Siamese sweetheart:

"Rory as a baby and at one year old." – tyau30
tyau30

"Rory as a baby and at one year old." – tyau30

22. This mumma and cat joint transformation:

"One month old vs one year old! He got bigger and eyes went green while Mumma went blonder" – Talysha Louise Michelle Sabatino
Talysha Louise Michelle Sabatino

"One month old vs one year old! He got bigger and eyes went green while Mumma went blonder" – Talysha Louise Michelle Sabatino

23. This cat who still loves napping with her best friend:

"Bow and my daughter Laicy." – Felicity Seymour
Felicity Seymour

"Bow and my daughter Laicy." – Felicity Seymour

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24. This mud-loving kitty:

Natalia Melville

"We adopted Darcy from the RSPCA as part of an unwanted litter. You'd never guess by looking at her though, that her favourite activity is rolling around in the dirt and mud." – Natalia Melville

25. This cat who still thinks he owns the place:

"Lando Catrissian at eight weeks, and 11 months. He still thinks he has a right to sit anywhere. That’s my dinner he’s sitting on..." – asht4bf1f8d67
asht4bf1f8d67

"Lando Catrissian at eight weeks, and 11 months. He still thinks he has a right to sit anywhere. That’s my dinner he’s sitting on..." – asht4bf1f8d67

26. This black beauty:

"Nicholas, a kitten my father rescued." – amandaf27
amandaf27

"Nicholas, a kitten my father rescued." – amandaf27

27. This adorable orange darling:

"This is Frankie. Kitten pic is him at 10 weeks old. Second pic is him at six months old." – jakbot
jakbot

"This is Frankie. Kitten pic is him at 10 weeks old. Second pic is him at six months old." – jakbot

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28. These beautiful boys:

"My boys! Hudson and Watson. I had to buy a bigger bed." – emilys467d618c1
emilys467d618c1

"My boys! Hudson and Watson. I had to buy a bigger bed." – emilys467d618c1

29. This two-toned angel:

"This is Rory when she was a kitten, and then two years old." – nicolem43cd4d7ac
nicolem43cd4d7ac

"This is Rory when she was a kitten, and then two years old." – nicolem43cd4d7ac

30. This brave boy:

"My boyfriend found him in the middle of a busy road. He used to hide wherever he could. He owns the house now and everyone in it, including the dog." – mmarinvallejo
mmarinvallejo

"My boyfriend found him in the middle of a busy road. He used to hide wherever he could. He owns the house now and everyone in it, including the dog." – mmarinvallejo

31. This box-loving beauty:

– jenniferh4ac439190
jenniferh4ac439190
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32. This majestic furball:

"Soju the rescued street kitty from three weeks to three years!" – melly0504
melly0504

"Soju the rescued street kitty from three weeks to three years!" – melly0504

33. This little guy who just loves to meow:

"Meow!! Six weeks vs two years."– emmak40a87e3d5
emmak40a87e3d5

"Meow!! Six weeks vs two years."– emmak40a87e3d5

34. This huggable panda:

"This is Panda, she only gained a few pounds while growing up." – ashleyr4d0c8224d
ashleyr4d0c8224d

"This is Panda, she only gained a few pounds while growing up." –

ashleyr4d0c8224d

35. This bearded kitty:

"Edison as a little buddy in July 2016 to bigger buddy now." – emilyrosep2
emilyrosep2

"Edison as a little buddy in July 2016 to bigger buddy now." – emilyrosep2

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36. This handsome lad:

– betsyb4905a509f
betsyb4905a509f

37. These grungy girls:

"Dwight and Maggie, grungy teenage sisters who went on to release the best indie album of 2016." – Lane Sainty

38. This mustard-loving kitty:

"This is Archie! Four weeks to two years old." – hbattalion
hbattalion

"This is Archie! Four weeks to two years old." – hbattalion

39. This cheeky cat:

– alisons41238dbe9
alisons41238dbe9
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40. This growing boy:

"Georgie at four weeks and at one-and-a-half years! He went from just a pound to a whopping 18.5." – carsong48c2071b6
carsong48c2071b6

"Georgie at four weeks and at one-and-a-half years! He went from just a pound to a whopping 18.5." – carsong48c2071b6

41. These BFF siblings:

"Momo the day she was 'adopted' by her big brother Matthew, and the two of them now." – annabelle86
annabelle86

"Momo the day she was 'adopted' by her big brother Matthew, and the two of them now." – annabelle86

42. This adorable cat:

– alisons41238dbe9
alisons41238dbe9

43. This guy who still loves sitting the same:

"My girl, Hazel (three months to three years). Not much has changed." – alissas410ad6ba5
alissas410ad6ba5

"My girl, Hazel (three months to three years). Not much has changed." – alissas410ad6ba5

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44. This cat who is just the cutest darn thing:

"Cali O’Malley is nine weeks in the first picture and five years in the second. Is she not just about the cutest darn cat ever? I’d be lost without her." – janessiamariep
janessiamariep

"Cali O’Malley is nine weeks in the first picture and five years in the second. Is she not just about the cutest darn cat ever? I’d be lost without her." – janessiamariep

45. This bookshelf fiend:

"He still likes to hang out on this bookshelf, but he doesn’t quite fit anymore." – eviec3
eviec3

"He still likes to hang out on this bookshelf, but he doesn’t quite fit anymore." – eviec3

46. These sister sweethearts:

"Immy is the grey one, Yuffie (aka Poof) is the black one. Sisters and BFFs." –m440666ea2
m440666ea2

"Immy is the grey one, Yuffie (aka Poof) is the black one. Sisters and BFFs." –

m440666ea2

47. This cat who grew into her fluff:

"I thought my kitten was a boy for the first three weeks after adopting her. Nine months later and Lucy (formerly known as Linus) and I are best friends." – baileyh414284c72
baileyh414284c72

"I thought my kitten was a boy for the first three weeks after adopting her. Nine months later and Lucy (formerly known as Linus) and I are best friends." –

baileyh414284c72

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48. This wine-loving kitty:

"Charlie, three months and three years - same affinity for wine." – cachetlw
cachetlw

"Charlie, three months and three years - same affinity for wine." – cachetlw

49. This cutie who grew up and out of his sweater:

"Pippin, aged five months and two years." – emiline522
emiline522

"Pippin, aged five months and two years." – emiline522

50. These cuddling cats:

"They've been cuddling since day one." – jesil435bf50b5
jesil435bf50b5

"They've been cuddling since day one." – jesil435bf50b5

51. This comfy cat:

– annab4b53804cc
annab4b53804cc
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52. This cat who isn't quite there yet:

"My sweet Bo at five weeks and 10 months. He still has a bit of growing up to do!" – mayivey
mayivey

"My sweet Bo at five weeks and 10 months. He still has a bit of growing up to do!" – mayivey

53. This beautiful baby:

"Ranger as a tiny baby and now as a big baby." – oliviat438bc8fd2
oliviat438bc8fd2

"Ranger as a tiny baby and now as a big baby." – oliviat438bc8fd2

54. This relatable cat:

"Hemingway as an innocent baby boy and now, a man who’s been through a lot of shit." – annamaries40c1d5681
annamaries40c1d5681

"Hemingway as an innocent baby boy and now, a man who’s been through a lot of shit." – annamaries40c1d5681

55. This white wonder:

"This is Vanilla at six weeks and then at one year old." – Maanskyn
maanskyn

"This is Vanilla at six weeks and then at one year old." – Maanskyn

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56. This well-dressed lad:

"Spock, one year old." – Calli Jackson
Calli Jackson

"Spock, one year old." – Calli Jackson

57. And this absolute cutie:

"Musashi! September 2016 and April 2017." – Kara Moharic
Kara Moharic

"Musashi! September 2016 and April 2017." – Kara Moharic

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