ManCats – We Want Out! Posted by Wally & Ernie Aug 172009 Hey! It’s me…Wally! Y’know…I’m not the only one around here trying to get outside. Watch this… I tried to tell Ernie that if climbing the screen didn’t get us outside, scratching at the door wasn’t gonna work either. He wouldn’t listen… Share Us!FacebookTwitterPinterestStumbleUponTumblremail 37 Responses to “ManCats – We Want Out!” Noir in Texas says: August 17, 2009 at 7:10 AM Perry does that ALOT. It doesn’t work for him either. 🙁 I just jump in a window. Try to have a good ManCat Monday anyway! Noir Gandalf, Grayson and Whitey says: August 17, 2009 at 7:10 AM We want OWT, too! Mom has not let us Outside in a very long time. So far, nothing has worked for us, either. ::sigh:: Forever Foster says: August 17, 2009 at 7:15 AM We haven’t been able to find a way to get our grounding lifted, either. *sigh* The Creek Cats says: August 17, 2009 at 7:53 AM Awwww! Ernie reminds us so much of Cal! He used to do the same thing. The Monkeys says: August 17, 2009 at 7:59 AM Wow, Ernie is really digging at the door! Deli does that on a closed window…like that’s gonna do anything! Tuck says: August 17, 2009 at 8:10 AM I scratch at the door too…and meow. Loudly. In the middle of the night. Nothing ever works… CCL Wendy says: August 17, 2009 at 8:11 AM So sad, Ernie — despite all your best efforts, that door wouldn’t open! If it’s locked, you’re just out of luck. My kitties like to scratch at the weatherstripping around our door to try to open it — boy does it ever get shredded. Dylan has even been successful at opening the closed front door (as long as the lock isn’t in position). I don’t know how he does it. But, you might want to get some tips from him. The Kitty Krew says: August 17, 2009 at 8:45 AM Awww, poor Ernie! You tried really hard and long to get them to let you out. Mean ol’ humans. They should let you out and snoopervise you to make sure you don’t get in trouble. You wouldn’t get in trouble, would you? 😉 Purrs and hugs, The Kitty Krew Cory says: August 17, 2009 at 9:24 AM So Wally, are you letting Ernie do all the work today? Maybe try and do a jump and whap at the door latch? Freya says: August 17, 2009 at 9:36 AM Ernie! keep scratching! you never know, it *might* work??? Laila and Minchie says: August 17, 2009 at 10:20 AM Be careful, Ernie! Those nails sound like they may need to be clipped. Angel and Kirby says: August 17, 2009 at 10:42 AM Wally, We can see that you are trying to tell Ernie that scratching is not going to work. That look you gave him said it all. SeaThreePeeO says: August 17, 2009 at 10:49 AM Oh dears our mum no likes the scratchings either Cheysuli says: August 17, 2009 at 11:07 AM I would be in a lot of trouble if I did that… Mishkat says: August 17, 2009 at 11:35 AM Good try, Ernie! We think it’s a better idea than tearing up the screen 🙂 catsintrees says: August 17, 2009 at 11:52 AM You have got to train your human better. Ours always come running when we want in or out. Or in or out. In or out. In or out. Or in and out Sam and Andy says: August 17, 2009 at 12:57 PM Andy says: Sam does that a lot too….but I remember how traumatic my life was out there in that scary world, so I have no desire to go out. love and purrs from us Jasmim says: August 17, 2009 at 2:06 PM Oh, Ernie! Ask your mom to open the door, is simple =) Rumblepurr says: August 17, 2009 at 2:51 PM But inside is where the tunafish and cuddle-love is!! Luna,Luzie and Olli says: August 17, 2009 at 3:50 PM Oh Ernie, it´s the same around the world. Luna always try to come out like you too. But she tell it very loud. You must call loud, that works here. Luna says: August 17, 2009 at 5:01 PM Oh, boy, what an effort! Did your beans let you out then, under supervision at least? Purrs and love Luna Amy & The House of Cats says: August 17, 2009 at 5:39 PM No, scratching won’t work any more than climbing. What you need to do is figure out how to work the doorknob – then you woudl be all set! If your mom wants you inside there has to be a reason for it – I am sure she isnt’ doing it just to be mean. ABBY says: August 17, 2009 at 6:11 PM Awwww Ernie you did great trying to open that door. purrs Abby Reese =^..^= says: August 17, 2009 at 6:21 PM He keeps trying! Brian says: August 17, 2009 at 7:08 PM Oh Ernie, you need to get yourself an automatic door opener, ask around, they really do make them. Artsy Catsy says: August 17, 2009 at 7:18 PM I fully understand, Ernie. Sometimes you have to use a little drama to get the humans’ attention. But here’s a hint: when scratching doesn’t work, I resort to flopping on the floor in front of the door and I WILL NOT MOVE so no one can get in or out until they let ME out! Rocky Jasper McKitten-Cat says: August 17, 2009 at 7:19 PM Maybe you could invite the birds in since you can’t get out. Momo says: August 17, 2009 at 7:38 PM Nothing is working at present for me too. Especially when SS is not home. And Spring is almost here – birdies, butterflies….. :sigh: Liss says: August 17, 2009 at 8:47 PM You’re sure working hard! Molly and Shadow says: August 17, 2009 at 10:00 PM We fink yoo tried to get out in a good way, dem beans sumtimes just dun get what we want to do. BeadedTail says: August 17, 2009 at 11:35 PM Ernie, you were sure working hard at scratching that door open! It’s not fair for the beans to stand outside and leave you inside watching you trying to get outside! Katz (And Other) Tales says: August 18, 2009 at 1:21 AM All that scratching looks like hard work. Make your beans take you for a walk! Cheyenne Millie says: August 18, 2009 at 5:26 AM Sandusky does that sometimes if he gets shut out of a room that he wants in! He will scratch and scratch till he gets in! Huffle Mawson says: August 18, 2009 at 5:44 AM You should probably just take a nap instead. Milo and Alfie says: August 18, 2009 at 5:51 AM Would yoo consider a leash? Mom allows Alfs on a leash and I get to go snoopervised. It’s not the same but it’s better than nuffin. Parker says: August 18, 2009 at 6:02 AM That doesn’t get us very far either! Poppy Q says: August 18, 2009 at 6:21 AM eRNiE, iF u sEndZ mE YoUR AdDReSs. i wiLL sEnD u a cAt dOor. pOpPy q Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.