Several people sent me links recently to videos of cats being scared by cucumbers. Just google "cats scared by cucumbers" - evidently it's a thing.
Hmmm, I thought. I wonder why cats are scared of cucumbers? And is it ALL cats, or just SOME cats?
Enquiring minds wanted to know.
We'll start with the permacats. The deal is, you're supposed to place cucumbers behind cats when they are otherwise distracted, and when they turn around and see the cuke, they lose their sh*t.
They turn around, and .... nope. Just a sniff.
Soda sniffed the cukes, and Pony sniffed Soda's butt. *sigh*
Okay, let's try the fosters! Cucumbers placed:
The kittens turn around, and ... nada.
I currently have ... let's see ... seven cats in the house, and not one reacted to the Cucumber Challenge. Anybody else out there try it?