You’ve seen the Halloween-cat back, the folded-down ears and, lastly, the rapid sidestep. They add up to dangerous(ly cute) kitties and they are the focus of Cat Fancy’s online video roundup this week. Take a look at the below for prime examples of the cat side hop.
You could also refer to this approach as the Kitten Crab Walk, as the video title below does.
It doesn’t always have to be a threatening stance, it could come totally out of fear, like this one.
And you don’t even need four legs to do it.
Some sidesteps become so classic, they make it to prime time. Watch the below for a classic side-walk example.