Wednesday 21 November 2018

This ninja-like cat ruined its owner’s eBay advert

‘The lesson learned is to make sure she is asleep before I attempt to sell things on eBay.’

The dress advert and cat (Sophie Robinson/Twitter/PA)
The dress advert and cat (Sophie Robinson/Twitter/PA)

By Edd Dracott, Press Association

When Sophie Robinson posted a photo of a dress she was selling on eBay she thought she had got everything right, including a little white lie.

Her advert told potential buyers the dress, worn for two hours, was from a “smoke- and pet-free” home – then, five days after posting it, she noticed her cat Mitsey’s paw.

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The paw on the dress

“The lesson learned is to make sure she is asleep before I attempt to sell things on eBay,” Sophie, 25, told the Press Association. “I also learned not to tell white lies on eBay again!”

Sophie rescued 18-month-old Mitsey and her brother Ditsey after their mother was taken in to the RSPCA last year.

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Mitsey

“Her personality is very sassy,” said Sophie, from Hertfordshire.

“She is like a little ninja – always up to something despite suffering a little hereditary issue in the knee cap in her back leg, so she’s often getting up to mischief whilst balancing on three legs!”

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Mitsey sitting

Sophie said Mitsey’s brother is equally as odd.

His picture isn’t really relevant to this story, but it’s too cute not to share.

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Ditsey

Sophie is a YouTuber and blogger focusing on fashion and lifestyle.

If you’d like to see what she and her cats get up to, check out her YouTube channel.

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