• Ella got returned to the shelter for being "too
playful." A year later, she's gotten my dad
and I through depression and continues to
make us laugh every day with her antics
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    • At least they gave her back because they didn't have enough time to play with the cat and a loving family got her instead
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    • Why would you go through the process of adoption and then decide, nah this ain’t for me
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    • Imagine being shitty enough to adopt an animal, then return it because it wants attention and playtime
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    • Dont get a pet if its “too playful” for you
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    • Well you could imagine the previous owners were old and couldn’t manage with a cat running around and nearly tripping them all day, so they returned her to find her a better home where she could be happier. Y’all can’t just assume shit from the title, that’s how the news twists stories
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    • One man’s trash is another man’s reason to beat the first guys ass.
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    • When cats are nice, playful, and enjoy attention, it’s amazing.
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    • My cat was returned to the humane shelter twice and he was only 2 years old didnt say why they took him back so I took him and hes my lil baby boy he kind of a crackhead tbh shits hilarious watching him bolt around the house at 2 am going window to window
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    • Saw a post once of a German shepherd puppy abandoned on the side of the highway in a crate. Severely malnourished, sunburned, fur fallen out. Guy called humane society threatening to sh0ot her if they didn't come pick her up asap. The humane society was busy af but dude was relentless, calling in th
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    • Let’s beat the shit out of the people that returned her then still let the current family have them cause they deserve it
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    • Alright going to give them the benefit of the doubt and say that it was too playful as in him disrupting their work or some shit or they couldn’t keep up with him and didn’t want him to be bored
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    • I have a cat she was an inside cat for a few days but she kept getting into stuff and the stress of oh god where is she what is she into got to be too much so now she’s an outside cat and comes meowing at my back door when she wants cuddles and fresh food and water
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    • my dog also got returned to the shelter bc she was “too playful and energetic” some people fr dont deserve their kneecaps
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    • Fuck people who return pets that they’ve adopted back to the shelter. That’s a bs thing to do.
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    • Cats that fuck around too much are the best. They really are just such an enjoyment to have
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    • The previous owners were intelligent enough to bring the cat back. Not just ditch it on the street. Just because it wasn’t the right pet for them doesn’t mean they weren’t good owners. There’s clearly a obvious reason why you and your parent were depressed
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    • What kind of monster takes a cat back to the shelter for "being to playful" like u can lay on the couch with a toy and play with him/her and why get a cat if ur not going to play with it.....
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    • “Too playful” WTF!?!?
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    • How dare you not also provide a video of the antics
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    • My dad took in a coworkers cat because they couldnt take care for it anymore. He didnt really want a cat but he decided to give it a shot. After 8 months he surrendered it to the best shelter in our city. That cat was annoying af though. He never sat still and would holler all night.
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    • What kinda asshole excuse is "too playful" smj
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    • Who in the fuck returns a kitty?
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    • Momento mori...
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    • My cat also got me through depression
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    • Chunky cheeks
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    • That's how my cat was at first but now he is the cause of my depression
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    • Tell me who said she was too playful, I’ll beat they ass
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    • Animals are a gift from god we should never take them for granted and love them as we would wanted to be love I hope all of you have a blessed day may god guide your hearts to a better place of understanding
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    • How Can Any Cat Be "Too" Anything, That's Considered Bad?
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    • So for some insight, my mom and I adopted two sister dogs and one was terribly afraid and would growl at my older brother and when he forced her to be pet and the other sister would then bark at him for doing so. Eventually they would bark when he walked by. One day he had a breakdown and
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    • who could get rid of that cute kitty face?!
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    • I got my dog when I lived with my parents and he had plenty of space, my family fell apart and I had to move into a very small apartment and even though I do my very best to entertain my pup each and every day. Taking him on numerous walks, trying to teach him tricks etc I can tell he is not as (1)
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    • As outrageous as this is, think of the positive. Asshole gave up animal and it went to a better home where it is loved and valued. My first dog we picked up after he was returned for being 'too needy' he was the most chill, minus when we had to leave he had separation anxiety. 1/2
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    • Usually shelters have very little space for receiving animals, especially right now with this covid. Almost all the shelter in my town are full to the brim. So if you want a pet, whether it's a cat, a dog, or even a small animal. Please look and adopt from rescues. If you can't adopt... (1/2)
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    • Why do people get so mad about someone returning an animal? It's not like they're leaving them on the side of the road.
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    • I'm actually getting another bird from someone who just doesn't want it anymore, the person didn't take care of it well and told me that they wanted a bearded dragon but the bird was right there (mind you, they had little experience with birds)
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    • Sometimes an animal is not a good fit for a home, it's better that the animal is returned than kept in a bad situation
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    • Who did it. I just wanna talk
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    • People in the comments really forget that some people have health related problems that would make it cruel to keep an especially playful animal huh?
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    • when you realize that the people that returned them didnt do it out of hate but because they didnt meet the cats needs and instead of throwing it outside and abandoning it they returned it so it could be adopted by a family that can meet its needs and care for it
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    • Kiddy
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    • Too playful fuck you. My adopted dog has zoomies 24/7 and attachment issues but I love him no matter what 💙
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    • I thought I'd have to do this with my cat because I'm disabled and can play a bit here and there but he wants to play all day. He's the sweetest boy and I don't to be neglecting him. I'm making it work though I'm finding other ways to give him more stimulation, him having Pica just makes it hard.
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    • Why is it that 90% of the population claims to have depression?
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    • 1. To playful? Guessing this is fake like 99% of other things. 2. Oh boo hoo for you. Your cat magically did what you and modern medacine could not and cured you. 1/10. Fuck this dumb meme. Not heartwarming. Just fake and cheap
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    • As terrible as that is, kinda glad that they brought the cat back instead of abandoning it like most people
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    • Awwww look at that face
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    • My girlfriend's cat is extremely playful sometimes it annoying like when I'm falling asleep or trying to stay asleep but it always makes me smile
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    • I love my cat but istg he won’t stop yelling at 6 in the morning and I can’t figure out why
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    • How dare they
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    • Human beings suck
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    • Cute
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    • Care=0
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    • Maybe they were hoping it’d be a barn cat or something and it wasn’t catching anything
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    • There's literally no excuse for returning a pet, no argument can prove that it's okay. If you don't have time to play with your pet you don't have time for a pet unless it's a fish
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    • “Too playful” she was saved sounds like.
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    • Why is a comment marked as spam?
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    • Hey this cat has too much fun, I cant have that shit in my house
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    • What the absolute hell is wrong with people?return a adopted cat 🐈 wow degenerate!
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    • Depression is for pussies.
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    • who the fuck returns an animal for being too friendly?
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    • Who returns a cat for being too playful?! Fucking scum that's who
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    • TOO PLAYFULL?? BROUGHT BACK FOR TOO PLAYFULL? nah we going on a fucking crusade THATS BULLSHIT
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    • Can you imagine working at a shelter and someone bring an animal back and be like it’s broken I want a different one lol I’d be like sure it’s right here and deck then in the fuckin face and tell them they don’t deserve a pet
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    • Who the fuck returns a pet for being too nice. Hope they get a pit that rips their arm off, fuckers
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    • TOO PLAYFUL!?
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    • Imagine being that much of piece of shit scumbag to return a cat because it’s “too playful”
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    • There are some real worthless people out there, who deserve ZERO pets, and need to die faster.
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    • Returning an animal to the shelter is so fucked up.
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    • Anyone who returns an animal for being too playful needs to be euthanised.
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    • Too playful? TOO playful??? Bruh
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    • How the fuck is a cat “too playful”
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    • who the fuck adopts a cat and says nah she not lazy get the fuck out??
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    • "Too playful" is not a thing. People will return animals for any reason but its actually because they're pieces of shit. (The humans)
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    • Bruh how you gonna bring an animal back for being too playful?
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    • There’s no such thing as too playful
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    • Can i borrow her please? This depression is kicking my ass.
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    • I dont understand how people say an animal is too playful. Do you just expect to neglect them like you do your kids by just feeding them 3 times a day and expecting them to watch tv all day with no interaction? Animals like humans need some attention
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    • If you return a pet to a shelter, EVER, you're an asshole.
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    • I don't care.
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    • Cats make excellent dog food, it’s a win win
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    • Fuck people that return pets. Like be a better owner then.
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    • How can a cat be too playful
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    • Too playful???
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    • Thats jellie
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    • Such a beautiful kittie. 😘
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