Cuteness Overload: 25 Images of Kids and Their Cats

Kids and cats are capable of forming some very special bonds with each other.

Cats even act as sources of emotional support for children who have difficulty with human social interactions.

If you haven’t already noticed, few children will pass up the opportunity to play, snuggle or even hold an adorable kitten or cat.¬†They share a relationship that is mutually beneficial–granted they respect each other.

When taught early in life to respect and love animals, children are far more likely to grow up to be responsible adults who are compassionate towards others.

Not only are these 25 images of kids and their cats incredibly adorable, each photo also shows a child’s unbounded love for animals and vice versa.