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Amusing Monday: Feline fun with water torture

I asked my wife Sue what she thought I should feature in this week’s “Amusing Monday.” She’d been watching a cat program on the Animal Planet network and suggested, “Cats getting a bath.”

It sounded good until I checked YouTube and the other video websites. That’s when I discovered that several thousand people apparently believe that viewers will be entertained by watching pet cats being tortured. From the sounds of many wailing animals, this must be similar to water-boarding but without the board.

I’ve bathed a few cats in my time. It’s not fun or amusing, but sometimes it must be done. If you want to watch cats getting a bath, search for “cat bath” in YouTube, where you can watch thousands of bathtime failures, a few successes and even some instructional videos purporting to show you how best to do it.

I did locate a few videos that I thought were entertaining. The first two can be played in the viewer. The others can be found by clicking on the following links. As usual, if you’d like to share a video, just add it to the comments section below.

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