Best Cat Poems
Below are the all-time best Cat poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of cat poems written by PoetrySoup members
age, cat, life, wisdom,
Each day Annie Lesley opened a can
Her eighty-six-year-old hands trembling
As she sat with her cat and ate pet food
What is wrong with this elder’s rendering?
Kitten In The Barn
cat, funny, humorous,
It’s always a good practice when living on a farm,
To have a family of cats living in the barn
They always keep the rats and mice...
Dogs and Cats
In my life, I’ve had about five . . . . . . . . . . . DOGS
What naughty chewing little beasts they ....
Feast of the Beast: Jan Allison and Lin Lane
The mean old housecat has bulgy eyes
when she looks at us in our fish bowl
Oh, how much we've come to despise
that big mouth of hers,...
Get Yourself a Big Black Cat to Cancel Out Bad Luck
If there should be a pot hole as deep as Satan’s pit
appearing as I’m driving, I’d run right over it!
My husband’s luck is worse than...
fantasy, imagination, cat, earth,
Was it real or in a dream
Wizards and kings, chocolate ice cream
Dinosaurs roamed from early morn
Flying zebras and a unicorn
Dancing in the sky from star...
Around the Corner
cat, halloween, october, scary,
As I walk downtown I see an alley
Where a black cat sat staring up at me,
The sound of her purring was so soothing
A Home With Two Cats
baby, cat, , cute,
These are two etherees that will be put together side by side to form ONE complete poem having 11 syllables per line, so I thought...
I had a black cat called Magoo
The slippers and clothes it would chew
This damaged its jaw
And broke every claw
Thank goodness I had super glue!
cat, dog, friendship,
A Cat With A Knack
funny, pets, cat, cat,
I have a cat
A real fat cat
My cat is all black
My black fat cat
It is a cat with a knack
A true fact...
LOVE AT FIRST SIGHT ANACREONTIC VERSE
by your own mother.
How could she
leave you to die?
You were helpless,
bedraggled and weak.
When I saw you
my heart melted…
who could resist
those huge blue eyes.
I scooped you...
Crazy Cat Lady
The cat rules our house, and she has us well trained:
We jump at the sound of her slightest complaint.
The day starts at six when I...
How the Heck
How the Heck!
We’d lost our cat; I searched the house calling
“Here kitty, kitty” and outside we
scanned the streets, all to no avail.
Later, in the bedroom,...
The Cat and the Fish
allegory, animal, cat, fate,
A cat jumped in the river
to meet a fellow fish,
he wanted to be like them
it was his only wish.
He figured he could do it
I reckon some folks prefer a hound dog lyin' at their feet,
While others might enjoy a twitterin' parakeet.
But be it a mogul's mansion or a...
NEVER Just A Cat
animal, appreciation, cat, love,
Oh little one, mine
How you have stolen my soul, completely
PRETTY IN PINK
cat, fashion, life, perspective,
In my own china dish
How I love to be finicky
Wearing nothing but
My pretty pink rhinestone collar
As I tiptoe across the room
Slinky and sleek
Cat's Wild Adventure
Cat's Wild Adventure
So, once upon a time, there was a cat
that had no real home, and all alone,
she'd wander here and there amid the yards
cat, christmas, fun, pets,
Mini, musical meowing, eight weeks old, smaller than
Icicles hanging from the porch, she slips into the
Snowbanks, a frock of fluffed-out fur, dashes in, nestles on
animal, cat, family, friend,
Clearly, my cat loves
Sound of her claws on
The floor, click-clicking;
Going on all night.
Except for when
Claws, her great pride.
animal, cat, funny, humorous,
Lounging licking leaping
Prancing pouncing peeking
Corners closets crouching
Tail twirling twitching
Sniffing sensing sneezing
Hissing huffing hunting
Pretty purring preening
Curiosity kitty killing
Nine long lives living...
A Mouse in the House
cat, children, funny, house, dad,
A little grey mouse
snuck into the house
to get himself out of the cold.
Then the house cat
Who saw where he sat