The old saying has it that cats have nine lives, and these photos go some way towards proving exactly why they might need so many.
The online gallery captures accident prone felines getting themselves into all sorts of scrapes and perilous situations.
In many cases cats in search of the perfect place to nap have ended up rather less comfortable than they might have hoped, with one snapped having found itself trapped in a cardboard box while another wound up wedged in a pool table.
Elsewhere curiosity really did get the better of some cats, such as those pets pictured with their heads stuck in a tight spot.
Other agile kitties have managed to shimmy up to gravity defying heights – with no apparent hope of getting down…
A hilarious new gallery has revealed the cats who seriously regret their decisions including this kitty who discovered that drinking from the toilet wasn’t the best idea
This cat should have stuck to the cat-flap having become wedged while squeezing through this minuscule gap
Whoever drew the blind of the window clearly didn’t spot the cat lounging on the sill who now looks less than comfy
Curiosity certainly got the better of this kitty who has been left with a tissue box for a hat
The pool float was perhaps the not the most practical place to lounge as this hapless cat soon discovered
While it makes quite the fetching accessory this coat hanger is sure to effect this cat’s mobility
One agile kitty managed to shimmy its way to the top of the door frame, but has no means of getting down
Initially the dark interior of the pool table made the perfect spot to snooze, but getting out will prove quite the challenge
One pet owner is sure to need their silly kitty a helping hand after becoming trapped in this chair
It seems that boxes are irresistible to cats, no matter how tight the space they have to squeeze in to
One feline clearly misjudged her size when she attempted to fit through the gaps of this wire fence
This snack is clearly not as tasty as this moggy had hoped with its owner capturing its hilarious reaction
It seems that moving house and pets don’t mix with this kitty covered with packing polystyrene balls
It is no secret that cats love balls of wool, but their hobby can create quite the mess
This clearly fed-up cat would probably rather its owner remove the sellotape from its face than take a photo
This slinky proved fascinating to this cat, until it got a little too close for comfort
Bizarrely this moggy decided that there is no better place to nap than on a crate of plastic water bottles
One impressive feline has managed to shimmy up a vertical wall, but it’s a long way down
The owner of this acrobatic cat would be surprised to say the least at discovering their pet on the lamp shade