Sometimes animals outsmart the best of us (just how many police officers does it take to round up a hog on the highway?) and sometimes they suffer the most spectacular fails.
See also: Cats or dogs, which love humans more?
Luckily there's always someone on hand to capture it on video. It's been a long, hard week. Go on, you deserve a laugh...
WARNING: There is some bad language in this video
Three gifts to make your pet happy:
Nina Ottosson Dog Twister Activity Toy, £22.99
Cat It Senses speed circuit, £16.83, Tesco
Extra large plush fleecy pet cave, £49.95, eBay