Perhaps you've heard about cat cafes Via images5.fanpop.com ...or perhaps you're thinking, what the fuck is a cat cafe? An obscure, foreign restaurant serving up felines? Nope. Cat cafes, gaining popularity in U.S. cities like Los Angeles (where you can hang at the Catfe), and New York (a trip to Meow Parlour, anyone??) are merely places to hang out in rooms packed full of cats. ...you must be wondering, what could be more exciting than a cat cafe?? Via wired.com What could be more fun than dropping some cash to socialize with cats over a drink, generally a bottle of water or a coffee or tea?? For those wishing for a more exotic experience or to unleash their inner Harry Potter nerd... Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Via wordpress.com Head to one of the many owl cafe's throughout Japan! Yes, that could be YOU with a snowy owl on your arm! Or a barn owl, or a more obscure kind of owl. Owl Cafes are truly all the rage in Japan right now Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Via cdn.ymaservices.com There are multiple owl cafes such as Fukuro no Mise and Akiba Fukurou in Tokyo, and others in Osaka. That could be YOUR hand petting the cutest thing that's ever existed. Japan really does it right here with the owl cafes, especially for all of us owl lovers! I even went myself. Via Marisa's Cell Phone Ready to go hang out with some Hooters over a drink? Via random-good-stuff.com Call or email the cafe to make a reservations as they tend to fill up quickly and keep in mind it is about $10 or $15 to get in, but very worthwhile! That could be YOU with the owl! You could be snuggling with these babes! Via ak-hdl.buzzfed.com Or this precious little guy Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF Via tumblr.com Just remember to listen to the owl-handling instruction, though they may be poorly translated so you at least get the gist of it.