Mr. Magoo And His Ever-Present Cat Tongue Are Taking Over The Internet

Meet Mr. Magoo, a 2-year-old cat in Vancouver, Canada, who likes to rock out with his tongue out.

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Cool cat? Try coolEST cat.  Via mrmagoothecat/Instagram
Cool cat? Try coolEST cat. Via mrmagoothecat/Instagram

Being considered “different” by others may sometimes seem like a curse, but for a cat named Mr. Magoo, it was really more of a blessing. If it wasn’t for his unique look, he might never have found a loving forever home. Or become the latest feline Internet sensation.

As a kitten, Mr. Magoo was brought into an animal hospital in British Columbia, Canada, after being found under someone’s porch, according to his official website. Veterinarians conducted an exam and discovered that the little stray had a mildly deformed (but otherwise healthy) skull and a misaligned lower jaw, which causes his tongue to stick out. Like a lot. But, despite his condition (or possibly because of it), it was love at first sight for one of the veterinary technicians, who decided then and there to take the little guy home.

Mr. Magoo, who now lives in Vancouver, is still able to eat (canned food) and steal food and get into all sorts of adorable mischief. Here are some of his silliest moments captured on his increasingly popular Instagram.

1. Who does Mr. Magoo pray to? Grumpy Cat, maybe?

????????

A photo posted by Mr. Magoo The Cat (@mrmagoothecat) on

2. Despite his fame, he helps with chores. See, Mr. Magoo is just like us!

Helping mom and cat dad with the chores tonight???????? #unloadingthedishwasher

A photo posted by Mr. Magoo The Cat (@mrmagoothecat) on

3. He really digs Casual Fridays, apparently.

Gotta love nice sunny dayz☀️

A photo posted by Mr. Magoo The Cat (@mrmagoothecat) on

4. And is not a fan of Mondays.

Magoo Monday got me like…???? #catchingsomezzztoday

A photo posted by Mr. Magoo The Cat (@mrmagoothecat) on

5. Go home, Mr. Magoo. You’re drunk.

I'm the king of #tongueouttuesday ????????

A photo posted by Mr. Magoo The Cat (@mrmagoothecat) on

6. “If you don’t turn on Animal Planet right now I will FREAK OUT.”

My new spot!????

A photo posted by Mr. Magoo The Cat (@mrmagoothecat) on


7. He’s just as confused by the popularity of Furbys as the rest of us.

A little #tbt with this chick #furby

A photo posted by Mr. Magoo The Cat (@mrmagoothecat) on

8. He is a PRO at the funny face photo.

October is Pit Bull awareness month!????❤️???? #kittiesandpitties #dontbullymybreed @catsofinstagram

A photo posted by Mr. Magoo The Cat (@mrmagoothecat) on

9. And he’s already won every Halloween contest, because SQUEE!

Netflix and Chill????

A photo posted by Mr. Magoo The Cat (@mrmagoothecat) on

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  • Love and blessings to you Mr Magoo! I’m so THRILLED you’re now a valued member of a wonderful family who give you the love, care, attention, affection, protection and respect you so richly deserve. LOVE YOU!!! xo xo xo xo xo xo

    Wendye L Kolles November 11, 2015 1:19 am Reply
  • He is so cute!! Congrats on your adoption Mr. Magoo!

    Cynthia Fox November 11, 2015 2:34 am Reply
  • Oh my gosh. What a adorable baby. Thank you to everyone for saving him and to the tech who fell in love and took him home.

    Best wishes to Mr Magoo and his new family!! Life can be grand because of loving, compassionate and caring people who make a difference in this world for both humans and animals alike. WE MUST ALL DO MORE EACH AND EVERY DAY TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE BECAUSE THERE IS SO MUCH THAT NEEDS TO BE DONE.

    H Ollon November 11, 2015 3:01 am Reply
  • He is simply gorgeous!!!

    Virginia Greenwood-Warner November 11, 2015 3:45 am Reply
  • Besides his unique tongue, he has gorgeous eyes!

    AnnieLaurie Burke November 11, 2015 3:58 am Reply
  • Mr. Mahon you are awesome. I am very thankful that you are loved very much and have a wonderful forever home. Thank you for adopting this beautiful baby .

    Mary November 11, 2015 4:12 am Reply
    • Supiirsrng to think of something like that

      Mitch February 9, 2016 6:26 pm Reply
  • He is adorable. Bless you for adopting him.

    Brenda November 11, 2015 4:29 am Reply
  • Wish people would stop dressing cats up. It’s an ego trip for the carer because cats don’t follow fashion. Cute little cat though.

    Kirsty MacGregor November 11, 2015 5:01 am Reply
  • I just SO love wonderful endings especially for darling and special Mr. Magoo kitties. Warms the cockles of my heart.

    Shirley November 11, 2015 5:11 am Reply
  • What a handsome boy! The protruding tongue only makes him more gorgeous!

    J. David Scott November 11, 2015 5:40 am Reply
    • The hotseny of your posting shines through

      Lore February 9, 2016 6:31 pm Reply
  • The cartoon character Mr Mall was blind/ well not completely, he needed really thick reading glasses. But I like this Mr Magoo much better. 🙂

    Katie November 11, 2015 6:26 am Reply
  • Not Mr Mall, but Mr Magoo the cartoon character from the 70s.

    Katie November 11, 2015 6:29 am Reply
    • Mr. Magoo was also very popular in the 50’s & 60’s.

      Henryetta November 11, 2015 7:38 pm Reply
    • That is Mr. Magoo the cartoon character–not this sweet, big-eyed kitty.

      Henryetta November 11, 2015 7:40 pm Reply
  • He is lovely/great to know he has found a forever home.

    Sheila Seaborn November 11, 2015 7:10 am Reply
  • Mr. Magoo is precious, his new mom seems to love him very much and he has such a handsome dog brother to. awesome family

    theresa lopez November 11, 2015 7:18 am Reply
  • LOVE MR MAGOO WHAT A VERY SWEET NICE GUY.

    BILL KATZ November 11, 2015 7:33 am Reply
  • Mr. Magoo has a very nice colouring of his coat and his beautiful large eyes just compliment his protruding pink tongue! Have fun with your ‘brother’.

    Merle Foster November 11, 2015 7:48 am Reply
  • He’s just freaking adorable! You know I meant the other “F” word!

    Sandy November 11, 2015 7:50 am Reply
  • Love you Mr. Magoo!

    Jennifer J November 11, 2015 9:00 am Reply
  • This just goes to show how many wonderful people are out there. Of course, there are a lot of beautiful animals, like Mr. Magoo, who is so gorgeous and I’m so glad he found his forever home. Thanks, too, to the special person who took him home.

    Lois Newman November 11, 2015 9:18 am Reply
  • You just a sweetie pie

    skylar November 11, 2015 9:36 am Reply
  • I love Mr Magoo, I have a cat that has one eye missing and the other one is pure white, he is totally blind. I love him and he is so smart, also a weiner dog with no back legs and he also is the love of my life! Thank God for people that take in these little guys and girls…others do not know what they r missing!

    Theresa Giordano November 11, 2015 9:56 am Reply
  • God bless this precious soul and the people that adopted him.
    I wish there were more people out there like you.
    he is one special lucky cat!! I love the name!!!

    lisa November 11, 2015 10:09 am Reply
  • Cute kitty and beautiful pit bull!

    Chalene November 11, 2015 10:35 am Reply
  • Adorable little kitteh and beautiful pitty!

    Judy November 11, 2015 12:02 pm Reply
  • He is just a beauty! So happy that he found a forever home and is loved by his new owner! Thank you for all that you do to help save these sweet animals!

    Melissa R November 11, 2015 12:18 pm Reply
  • How adorable is this guy! <3
    Mr Magoo is sweetie – thank you ALL for finding/giving him his forever home <3

    KatWrangler November 11, 2015 2:10 pm Reply
  • This little man is just way too darn cute. I am glad for him that he found a really good home and somebody that really loves him just for who he is. God bless.

    Henry November 11, 2015 3:05 pm Reply
  • I’d just love to give him hug’s and kiss’es,what a sweetheart,,,

    Gary C. November 11, 2015 3:39 pm Reply
  • Mr. Magoo you are the cutest cat!! You are just huggable! Gorgeous eyes! I’m so glad you are loved by a terrific mom.

    Candi November 11, 2015 3:51 pm Reply
  • What an adorable cat. He is truly a blessing. How wonderful that he has a forever home….God bless his owner for giving him a home, that’s truly a special owner. Wish there was more people like that in this world………

    Patty November 11, 2015 4:11 pm Reply
  • What a cutie. I am so glad he has found a forever home.

    Pat November 11, 2015 4:20 pm Reply
  • He is adorable! I love the photos. God bless the good people who look past an animal’s differences. I adopted a senior Saint Bernard with a tongue that was about a foot long! He was my treasure. His tongue gave him personality. He crossed the Rainbow Bridge in 2007. Oliver was amazing.

    Jaime November 11, 2015 4:23 pm Reply
  • Wow what a great looking guy. My Porky cat love him.

    Wayne Freitag November 11, 2015 8:13 pm Reply
  • Everyone neefs a forever home and bless all of you outthere for givinh mr magoo and all tje other animals one thery are the essence to our life..imagine life without animals to love and who love us unconditinnally …god bless all of you ..

    Suesan January 30, 2016 4:11 pm Reply

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