It’s Sinko de Maru!

Mugumogu recently found retro, young Maru footage for us all to dive into.
Water you waiting for?!

Fave “Little Maru” peenk tongue Frame:

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Fave “Big Maru” chinny-chin-chin water droplet Frame:

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  1. ok i’ve gone over the edge
    the last frame I air kissed a big smack to him, said lov ya by out loud
    like he could hear me duh sigh
    well at least I know I’m just part of the big ole crowd of people from all over this little planet of ours who loves an needs C.O. as much as I do
    an I just loving it 🙂

  2. Lewis n' Clark says:

    Maru was small?

  3. I was stunned to see Little Maru getting wet…..then couldn’t stop laughing when I realized Maru Now still does the same thing. That kitteh is a character and a half.

  4. This cat is not normal. I say that in the most loving way. 🙂

  5. SlaveToCat says:

    Splish Splash
    I was taking a bath
    All about a Caturday night

  6. Cynthia M says:

    I saw the cat litter (Fresh Step?) commercial with Maru getting into a little cardboard box tonight. I exclaimed “Maru!” 🙂

  7. FrankS says:

    Here’s the earliest known posting of Maru:

  8. FrankS says:
  9. I was thinking the very same thing!

  10. kodalai says:

    Mind you, even Little Maru is not so little!

  11. Alice Shortcake says:

    I love the dainty leg extension at 0.39.

  12. tagatha says:

    To me it looks like he actually doesn’t get wet, his fur is so thick. The water just slides off him!

  13. Still has the same expression!

  14. You’re not alone Cynthia ! Even my hubby asked if that was Maru !

  15. ceejoe says:

    MARU KITTEN!!! 🙂 🙂

  16. T.U.M. says:


  17. I did the same thing, Alexa. Something about this cat . . .

  18. I was thinking the same thing,Tagatha!

  19. Even then, Maru had the power of the cute 😀