This is the funny moment a cat performs sit-ups in a gym to apparently work off some extra weight around its midriff.
The cute scene was filmed by the cat owner, name not reported, in the city of Jining in the Chinese province of Shandong, and the footage was widely shared on the social network Douyin with the message: “Where did my fitness card go?”
In the video, the cat is seen apparently performing crunches next to a workout bench in a gymnasium as its little head bobs back and forth in the sunshine.
The second clip shows the same cat performing 11 sit-ups on a mat before rolling around and doing another eight as the video comes to an end.
In the third video, the fit feline is seen exercising near a different workbench in the gymnasium.
Douyin user ‘Shuo Fengrui’ wanted to know: “Does the cat give private training classes?!”
However, the cute moggy is not the only feline to have been caught on camera working out its abs.
On 26th March, Ms Dai from the city of Zhanjiang in Guangdong Province filmed a cat apparently doing crunches by using a car’s rear bumper to push against with its legs.
As seen in the video, the brown and white cat pushes its legs against the car’s rear bumper and then appears to do exercises that look like crunches or sit-ups.
According to Ms Dai, who is the friend of the cat’s owner, the cat is trained at home by its owners to do exercises like yoga but it is the first time it has been spotted working its abs.
A netizen named ‘Fruit Shop’ was quick to joke: “This cat has memories from a previous life.”
Netizen ‘Xiaoshengshengshi’ said: “Was there a follow-up? I want to see him do yoga.”
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