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'Snake-cat' slithers down the stairs in mesmerizing video

by Ree Hines / / Source: TODAY

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Imagine an animal with the furry appeal of a cat and the sleek slither of a snake all rolled up into one irresistible and somewhat-frightening package.

Now stop imagining — because "snake-cat" is real.

OK, sure, snake-cat is actually just a cat-cat, but you've got to give this feline credit. When he takes the stairs, he really channels his inner serpent with a head-first slide all the way down.

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Cat walking down the steps
Cat walking down the stepsCleber Moura / YouTube

And this kitty, while mesmerizing, isn't unique.

Yes, we've found other cats who know the joy of a purrfect stairway slither.

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