19 Pets Who Really Want You To Let Them Inside

To humans, a door is a movable barrier between two rooms. To animals, it is a mysterious portal, and we are wizards capable of opening and closing those portals at will. Until they learn our secrets, all our pets can do is stare longingly through windows until we take pity on them.

1. Is time out over yet?

Bulldog with front paws pressed against glass
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2. "Hello. We heard there was food."

Cat, dog, and two chickens look through kitchen window.
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3. What even is glass?

4. You know what they say: Let sleeping cats lie.

Dog looking through glass door at cat, caption: This is Brandy. She wants to come inside, but she's afraid of the cat."
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5. "I can't ... hold on ... much longer!"

Cat clinging to screen door.
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6. Pro tip for dogs: do some yoga while you wait for your human to let you in.

Dog stretching with front paws on screen door.
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7. "Why won't you let me in? I brought you a present."

Cat looking through window and holding a dead bird in its mouth.
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8. "Can my new friend stay for dinner?"

Dog and raccoon looking through glass.
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9. Joey is up to no good.

Welcome mat with picture of basset hound that says "Beware of Joey" in front of glass door through with Joey is looking.
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10. They took the screen out of the screen door, but someone hasn't figured it out yet.

11. "I can't believe those jerks actually locked me out."

Cat clinging to front door.
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12. Beautiful weather, isn't it?

Dog covered in snow looking through window.
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13. "Hello? I forgot my keys."

Cat peering through glass front door.
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14. "Quit taking pictures, and let me in already!"

Cat clinging to front door.
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15. If you wait more than 10 seconds before letting this dog inside, your heart is made of stone.

Puppy looking up through screen door.
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16. Check out what the cat dragged in.

Cat and fawn looking through window.
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17. Attempts to lick through the glass have been unsuccessful.

Dog with its nose pressed to glass door.
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18. The cat made them swear fealty to her before she let them back inside.

Four dogs looking through a window at a cat.
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19. "Fine. If they won't let me in, I'll just do it myself."

Cat reaching for door handle of glass door.
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