Cats and dogs have long been pitted against each other as polar opposites: cats are known for being aloof, independent and sometimes downright snobby, while dogs are renowned for being social, loyal and active pets. But sometimes the lines aren't so clear-cut - check out these cats who reckon they've got more in common with dogs than their own feline friends.

1. The cat that isn't scared of a doggy diet
2. The cat that plays fetch like a pro

3. The cat that rules the roost

4. The cat that loves going for walks

5. The cat that loves to swim