As a cat owner, I've seen my kitties sleep in many positions – curled up, lying on their backs with their hind legs stretched out, bent over the arm of a couch… But never have I seen anything like the sleeping sphynx in the video below, posted on TikTok by Lisa Hampton Holder.
Draped by a blanket, all you see at first are two furless, alien-like limbs poking out from opposite ends of a round cat bed, 180 degrees apart. Like a super long straight stick with paws attached on each end. Or an E.T. doing the splits. Thank goodness Holder lifts the blanket to reveal just how the illusion is done.
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