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16 Reasons Why Cat-Sitting Is Way Better Than Babysitting

All the cat perks with barely any of the responsibilities.

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1. Cats can't tell their parents they witnessed you eating everything in their fridge.

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2. Which means they also can't say โ€œYouโ€™re not my mom,โ€ when you tell them to do something.

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3. Itโ€™s definitely not annoying when they want to sleep beside you.

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4. And you essentially become a cat owner without any of the long-term responsibilies!

*paw five*
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*paw five*

5. Plus, cats don't have homework that you have to help them with.

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But they're really good at sitting on yours.

6. And they don't scream when their parents leave.

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7. You don't need to worry about catching whatever's been going around their kindergarten class.

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8. And updating their parents on their well-being isn't really a chore.

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9. More kittens = more cuddles.

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10. And you can leave them alone for the whole day and not worry about them getting into the craft supplies.

Well, maybe.
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Well, maybe.

11. And they never battle you when it comes to feeding.

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12. There usually isn't a long list of detailed instructions.

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13. Emptying the litterbox can be daunting sometimes, but guess what? No diapers!

That's got to count for something, right?
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That's got to count for something, right?

14. And baths are not necessary.

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15. You two can also stay up late because kitties don't have bedtimes.

But whatever you do, don't interrupt their favourite late-night show.
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But whatever you do, don't interrupt their favourite late-night show.

16. And finally, perhaps the biggest perk of cat-sitting, you get to look at those adorable ๐Ÿ’— fluffy paws!!! ๐Ÿ’—

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*high-pitched squealing*

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