10 tales that prove pets are basically lovable idiots

God love 'em.


Pets are the best – they provide us with endless love, laughs and companionship.

But sometimes it’s their clumsiest, less-than-smart moments that capture our affections even more.

Reddit user Franky_Donkey_Brains asked: “People with animals of well below average intelligence, when did you realise your pet was an idiot?” and the answers did not disappoint…

1. Sloppy seconds

2. Once bitten, twice bold

3. Ouch

4. Stair scare

5. Bamboozled

6. Staring contest

7. A misunderstanding

8. Clumsy

9. No pain, no gain

10. Can’t take my eyes off you

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