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#1 Foogle

Posted 06 December 2012 - 04:17 PM


Dogs can Drive

#2 BadCat

Posted 06 December 2012 - 04:19 PM

Cats are more environmentally conscious and will have no truck with such things.

#3 Dylan's Mummy

Posted 06 December 2012 - 04:55 PM

Cats have more dignity than to belittle themselves for the amusement of people. Cat amuse us by accidentally falling off furniture.

Edited by Dylan's Mummy, 06 December 2012 - 04:57 PM.

#4 Frockme

Posted 06 December 2012 - 05:12 PM

Until they can pick the kids up from school I'm not interested.

roll2.gif  what will those crazy New Zealanders think of next?!

#5 Sweet like a lemon

Posted 06 December 2012 - 05:13 PM

Driving would be for a lesser species that has to ferry the cat around. Tounge1.gif Those doggies are very clever though and uber cute.

#6 Niamh23

Posted 06 December 2012 - 05:20 PM

That's because cats would have chauffeurs!

Edited by Niamh23, 06 December 2012 - 05:20 PM.

#7 JaneDoe2010

Posted 06 December 2012 - 05:27 PM

QUOTE (Niamh23 @ 06/12/2012, 06:20 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
That's because cats would have chauffeurs!

Exactly what I was going to say. wink.gif

#8 Feral*Spikey*

Posted 06 December 2012 - 05:28 PM

That is a seriously cool bunch of dogs.

The cat says she always knew the dogs could be useful - now she can train them to drive to the fish shop to get her barramundi.

#9 Foogle

Posted 06 December 2012 - 07:23 PM

QUOTE (Niamh23 @ 06/12/2012, 06:20 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
That's because cats would have chauffeurs!

You're possibly right.  happy.gif but it does explain why dogs chase cars.  They really just want to drive them.  biggrin.gif

#10 Feral*Spikey*

Posted 06 December 2012 - 07:27 PM

And now that you mention it, it explains why Buttercup prefers to travel in the front of the car - she thinks she's going to get to drive (in your dreams Butterball).

FYI, she travels in the back part of the wagon, or on the back seat all nicely strapped in.

#11 FiveAus

Posted 06 December 2012 - 08:16 PM

Don't bet on it. I have a Burmese cat who has no dignity whatsoever, and more brains than any cat has a right to. I remember the day we picked him up from the breeder, he was 12 weeks old and as she handed him to me she said "This one will keep you on your toes, he's got more front than Myer and more energy than the Energizer bunny" And 6 years down the track, we're still waiting for him to mature and slow down.

I could easily see him driving a car, and I don't dare let him in my Prius as it has pushbutton start and he'd figure it out in a flash!

#12 Goggie

Posted 06 December 2012 - 08:28 PM

Awesome idea!

#13 Feral*Spikey*

Posted 11 December 2012 - 09:06 AM

Dogs pass driving test

They may not have owners yet, but these dogs are now licenced to drive their motor vehicles on the road.

I suspect driving around NZ just got all shades more interesting. laugh.gif

#14 Foogle

Posted 11 December 2012 - 11:02 AM

I was just coming in to post the update Spikey - you bet me to it.   original.gif

Driving in NZ has always been *ahem* interesting.

#15 Feral*Spikey*

Posted 11 December 2012 - 11:05 AM

DH learned to drive in NZ. His stories are kind of harrowing, but amazing. Amazing that he's still alive after driving around in a death trap of a car. rolleyes.gif

#16 FeralRebelWClaws

Posted 11 December 2012 - 01:22 PM

QUOTE (*Spikey* @ 06/12/2012, 08:27 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
And now that you mention it, it explains why Buttercup prefers to travel in the front of the car - she thinks she's going to get to drive (in your dreams Butterball).

FYI, she travels in the back part of the wagon, or on the back seat all nicely strapped in.

*Snort* Whenever Bandit gets in the car he jumps over and sits up in the passenger seat and then tries to get in my lap when I am in the drivers seat. This is before I've strapped him in!

It's a great story and great reminder for people at this time of year that rescue pets are always a great option!

Edited by PussyDids, 11 December 2012 - 01:23 PM.

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