Most deer are terrified of us humans, but this herd at least appears to be utterly fascinated by our house cats.
This poor cat is the victim of more excessive attention than the only girl who showed up to a frat party. Cat person or not, you start the feel for the poor animal as it tries to dodge the inquisitive but borderline-creepy deer. Uploaded by jafyats13, here’s the video:
The video has been around for a while but got some more recent online attention when comedian Chris Cohen dubbed in what he believed the deer were thinking. Apparently they’re British, and big fans of Guardians of the Galaxy.
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It’s not clear where this video was taken or why these deer seem to be so enamored with the cat, but a quick search online will find you plenty of videos of deer approaching or even playing with cats, dogs, and other domestic animals.
Deer can be a strange paradox; they’re very shy yet incredibly curious at the same time. And as many hunters can attest, like the proverbial cat, a deer’s curiosity often leads to their demise.
On that note, hunters, don’t get any ideas. I don’t know if it’s illegal to bait that ten-point buck with the family pet, but if all cats attract deer this well, it hardly seems sporting,
Have your pets ever encountered any wild animals? How did they react? Let us know in the comments! If you like this video, check out this story of a deer who befriended a cat.