Just 22 Photos of a Cat Who’s Best Friends With a Horse

Purrfect harmo-neigh (sorry!)

Champy, wearing a blanket, nuzzling Morris, wearing a tan sweater and perched on a fence post outdoors.
Champy, wearing a blanket, nuzzling Morris, wearing a tan sweater and perched on a fence post outdoors.
Photos: Champy and Morris
Morris standing on a fence post, headbutting Champy’s nose.
Morris standing on a fence post, headbutting Champy’s nose.
Morris leaping from a fence post onto Champy’s back.
Morris leaping from a fence post onto Champy’s back.
Morris sitting on Champy’s back as the sun begins to set.
Morris sitting on Champy’s back as the sun begins to set.
Morris sitting on Champy’s back on a cloudy day; Champy’s wearing a purple blanket.
Morris sitting on Champy’s back on a cloudy day; Champy’s wearing a purple blanket.
Morris lounging on Champy’s back as Champy grazes. They’re backlit by the setting sun.
Morris lounging on Champy’s back as Champy grazes. They’re backlit by the setting sun.
Champy draped with a white sheet, carrying a black cat bucket in his mouth. Morris, with a red bandana, sits on his back.
Champy draped with a white sheet, carrying a black cat bucket in his mouth. Morris, with a red bandana, sits on his back.
Morris standing on a fence post headbutting the top of Champy’s nose the the shade of a small tree.
Morris standing on a fence post headbutting the top of Champy’s nose the the shade of a small tree.
Morris standing on a fence post headbutting the side of Champy’s nose.
Morris standing on a fence post headbutting the side of Champy’s nose.
Morris sitting on a fence post beside Champy; both are looking at something on the ground in front of them.
Morris sitting on a fence post beside Champy; both are looking at something on the ground in front of them.
Morris standing next to Champy on a fence post; Morris is leaning his ear near Champy’s eye.
Morris standing next to Champy on a fence post; Morris is leaning his ear near Champy’s eye.
Champy wearing a blanket with a grid pattern on it, Morris lounging on his back, as he stands in front of a rusted barrel.
Champy wearing a blanket with a grid pattern on it, Morris lounging on his back, as he stands in front of a rusted barrel.
Head-on view of Morris headbutting the side of Morris’ face while sitting on a fence post.
Head-on view of Morris headbutting the side of Morris’ face while sitting on a fence post.
Morris trotting in front of Champy in a horse pen with a large tire full of hay on its side.
Morris trotting in front of Champy in a horse pen with a large tire full of hay on its side.
Morris in a cream-colored sweater sitting on a fence post next to Champy, clad in a grid-patterned blanket, on a gray day.
Morris in a cream-colored sweater sitting on a fence post next to Champy, clad in a grid-patterned blanket, on a gray day.
Champy gently chewing on Morris’ ear; Morris is sitting on a fence post, wearing a sweater.
Champy gently chewing on Morris’ ear; Morris is sitting on a fence post, wearing a sweater.
Morris in a Santa costume, perched on Morris, who’s wearing a grid-patterned blanket.
Morris in a Santa costume, perched on Morris, who’s wearing a grid-patterned blanket.
Champy wearing a blanket, sitting on grass while Morris sits on his back.
Champy wearing a blanket, sitting on grass while Morris sits on his back.
Morris headbutting Champy’s nose from his perch on a fence post.
Morris headbutting Champy’s nose from his perch on a fence post.
A sweatered Morris sitting on a small plaid blanket on Champy’s back while Champy drinks out of a trough with another horse.
A sweatered Morris sitting on a small plaid blanket on Champy’s back while Champy drinks out of a trough with another horse.
Morris, mid-leap from a wooden fence to Champy’s back.
Morris, mid-leap from a wooden fence to Champy’s back.
Morris in a sweater, snoozing on Champy’s back. Champy’s facing a rainbow in the cloudy sky.
Morris in a sweater, snoozing on Champy’s back. Champy’s facing a rainbow in the cloudy sky.

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