Cute things come in small packages.
posted on Sept. 28, 2016, at 5:31 a.m.
BuzzFeed Staff, Canada
1. This wonderous creature you see is a munchkin cat.
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2. And yes, they are 100% real and not imaginary.
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3. It’s as though you dreamt of the cutest thing in the world, and then woke up to discover your dream CAME TRUE.
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4. Because this? This is almost too much sweetness to handle. (Almost.)
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5. Their diminutive stature is caused by a form of dwarfism that shortens their legs but leaves their heads and bodies the same size as other cats.
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6. And the result is, to put it simply, OMIGODSOCUTE.
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7. These little guys might look a little different from other, longer-legged felines…
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8. …but munchkin cats are just as curious and adventurous as any kitten (even after they’ve long grown into adulthood).
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9. In fact, their short legs will actually help them run faster and take corners better.
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10. (They’re basically the feline version of a ferret in that way.)
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11. They even come in floofy floof versions.
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12. And they love to play.
13. Despite their wee little legs, Munchkins can still climb trees and up your curtains.
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14. That is to say, they’ll climb all the way INTO YOUR HEART.
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15. Although even munchkin cats get tired and just need a good rest sometimes.
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16. They’re especially affectionate with their humans and love to spend time with them.
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17. But really, they love making friends with everyone, no matter their background.
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18. And who wouldn’t want to make friends with this sweet ball of fuzz?
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19. What munchkin cats lack in height, they make up in pure, unfettered lovability.
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20. And the love you give to them, they’ll give you right back.
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