You’re not alone if you’ve never heard of “Kitty kankles,” but you’ll wish you had in a heartbeat. You’re probably more familiar with the term “cankles,” which describes large ankles that blend into the lower leg without the leg tapering in, giving the legs a stocky appearance.
Kitty kankles, on the other hand, are just kittens with cankles, or kittens with adorable short legs. You’re probably wondering if it really is as adorable as it sounds, and the answer is yes. We can’t get enough of the adorable photographs of cats with thick legs that are shared on Reddit’s “kittykankles” community, which is fittingly titled. We’ve gathered a few of our favorites below so you can experience the allure of “cat kankles” for yourself. Thank you very much.