Twitter users are now transforming their cats into Totoro, who is a wood spirit in the Japanese animated film My Neighbor Totoro. While initial designs used simple paper cut-outs glued to the cats’ backs, @t_u_n_a_m_e_l_t has taken cat-modification to a whole new level by using googly-eyes instead. The googly-eye upgrade photos have actually been re-tweeted over 12,000 times.
Clever cat related projects certainly continue to be popular in Japan. Photographing felines with anime-eyes very recently had a viral moment, as did the famous “box maze” for cats. Dogs have actually received more attention in Taiwan, where they are being groomed to have geometrically-shaped heads.
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