Unlike dogs, cats are not usually kept on a leash and are often free to explore places on their own. Most times they know when to return and may even come home bearing 'gifts'.
Tied around the furry cat's neck was a small piece of cardboard with a note for its owner
TheSmartLocal Thailand translated the message which read:
"Your cat kept staring at the mackerels at my store, so I gave him three mackerels. Aunty May at an alley no. 2."
It included a phone number and Aunty May's store location for the owner to contact and pay the cat's debt.
Was the cat remorseful? Ashamed of what it did? Not in the least bit.
Here's a photo of it sitting guilt-free and seemingly oblivious to its mischief:
Time and time again, we've seen cats all over the world use their cuteness to get away with mischief: