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Published:August 20th, 2015 14:40 EST

Australian Cat Sits Still for Vacuum Cleaner Grooming: Video

By Robert Paul Reyes

"An Australian cat owner shared video of an unusual grooming technique -- using a vacuum cleaner to tidy up the feline.

The video, posted to YouTube by user Hanboner, features an unusually patient cat sitting still and allowing a human to run a vacuum over its fur."


Things are topsy-turvy Down Under, no cat that I`ve ever known would allow its owner to run a vacuum cleaner over its fur. In fact, a vacuum cleaner is the mortal enemy of a cat, as soon as I turn on my vacuum cleaner by cats seek refuge in a closet or behind the refrigerator until the monster stops its infernal noise.

My 25-pound-cat, Tico, is the mellowest feline in the world; even catnip doesn`t have an effect on him. But if I used a vacuum cleaner as a grooming device on him, I`m sure he would go bonkers and beat the living daylights out of me.

Watch this unusually docile Australian kitty tolerate his owner using a vacuum cleaner to tidy up his fur.

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