A picture has been circulating on the internet of someone's pet cat hidden within a bookshelf, and people are losing their minds trying to find it.
Keep scrolling for the full story, and to see if you can find the mysterious feline for yourself...
Optical illusions have been baffling us for decades.
via: GettySomething that deceives the eye by appearing to be other than it is, people have spent hours trying to figure out these illusions... And, of course, our pets are often the center of them. For example...
Take this dog, here.
via: RedditOr these 2 dogs...?
Now, just look at the perfect timing of this one.
via: Imgur.comA light afternoon snack?
A dog or a stag?
via: Dog TimeMy Patronus charm just couldn't decide!
A young boy with a dog's head?
via: RedditOr just a young boy taking a nap with his best friend?
This is something you won't be unseeing for a while...
via: RedditThis would be a great idea for some doggy fancy-dress!
This user's sister has become a female Centaur!
via: RedditBut in reality, her huge dog is just stood behind her.
What's going on here?
Optical Illusion http://t.co/u9J2PjxwOG #pets http://t.co/NTqiQtMAQD— Lisa Daisy (@Lisa Daisy)1432732023.0
These golden retrievers appear to have merged into one...
via: RedditBest friends forever?
Here's a dog casually fishing...
via: Buzz InspiredNow, that's something you don't see every day!
This one really puzzled us...
This really messed with my head for a few minutes before I realised https://t.co/HiFaDG6DCy— The new and improved Lesley (@The new and improved Lesley)1580715910.0
Is this a crow?
This picture of a crow is interesting because...it's actually a cat https://t.co/dWqdnSL4KD— Robert Maguire (@Robert Maguire)1540692068.0
Here's a dog running into the ocean...
via: RedditAbout to take flight...?
Look at this good boy giving his owner a ride!
via: Dog TimeBut in reality, this is just an incredibly timed photo.
Just a good boy waiting for his bus...
via: Techno CrazedOr is it?
Have you ever seen a more graceful dog...?
via: Techno CrazedWho also does ballet?!
As if by magic...
via: Dog TimeThis dog has somehow changed its colors behind the tree!
via: Techno CrazedThere must be some catnip in there...
Now, this one has really confused us.
via: Dog TimeCan anyone figure it out?
A man and his feathered friend...
via: RedditThis picture was taken at the best moment possible.
This is one of our personal favorites...
via: Imgur.comLooks like this little pupper got himself stuck in a bubble!
And does anyone remember this illusion?
via: FacebookPeople were leaving comments of horror, such as, "My first thought was, 'why is there a meat sack with legs and how is it alive'," and, "I didn’t even understand what’s going on with the dog."
It turns out that it is simply just a 3-legged dog cleaning itself.
But, out of all the illusions, sleeping cats are by far the most puzzling.
via: RedditDozing felines are the masters of disguise, and people have spent many hours scratching their heads as to where a cat could be snoozing. Can you find the kitty in this photo? It might take you a few minutes... Or a few hours...
But this week, a photograph of a snoozing cat went viral...
@gtconway3d @katehinds I couldn't find kitty. Had to look at the comments 😂— Jen Westphal (@Jen Westphal)1591567214.0
The cats owner, Kate Hinds, shared a photo of her cluttered bookshelf onto Twitter...
Today in find the cat https://t.co/P6soGOv8k1— Kate Hinds (@Kate Hinds)1591554367.0
Twitter users were completely baffled as to where the cat could be sleeping.
@katehinds I just earned 5 minutes of quiet from the 8-year-old as she looked for the cat, lol. (She did find all t… https://t.co/844vCyFoUy— Harry Siegel (@Harry Siegel)1591555791.0
Thousands of people studied the picture ferociously...
@katehinds found no cat (this is a hard one) but bird bingo ????— Emily Lang (@Emily Lang)1591554567.0
People were stumped...
@katehinds Stumped! My husband tried (very hard) & finally gave up! So what gives?— hunker down expert (@hunker down expert)1591557176.0
It was behind the TV the entire time!
@BarbaraBuono https://t.co/71tWJBB3YG— Kate Hinds (@Kate Hinds)1591557203.0
Understandably, people were perplexed at the cat's choice of napping spot...
@katehinds How is this even possible? https://t.co/loak8Va5lW— Second Ave. Sagas (@Second Ave. Sagas)1591554530.0