Wednesday, 27 January 2016

Dogs have owners - Cats have staff

During some online discussions on the Futurelearn Environmental Humanities: Remaking Nature course the question of domestication of animals came up and the difference between the domestic dog which we have domesticated, and the "parasite" cats which have domesticated us.

Lesley mentioned seeing a T shirt that summarised the position nicely and I have tracked down where it may be purchased.
For sale


  1. I used to laugh at this too, but my understanding has been refined by living with my latest cat. Now I tend to think:

    'Dogs and their owners are co-dependants. Cats and theirs are flat-mates.' :-)

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