It seems that, especially lately, we could all use a good laugh. One simple way to add a little humor to our day is with a funny cat t shirt. Sporting a cute or hilarious t shirt with your favorite furry companion is a great way to make yourself and others smile.
We decided the internet was lacking a really great, curated collection of entertaining cat shirts (from many different sources) and so we decided to make one! Sit back, relax, and enjoy this treasure trove of cute, fun, or just plain weird cat designs handpicked by the team of sisters here at Happy Cat Corner.
The sources we used for this collection are (in order) Look Human, Society6, Etsy, Zazzle, and Amazon.
If you find yourself coming back to the same item over and over, it just may be the perfect piece to add to your wardrobe. Let’s get shopping and fill the world with more cats!
Funny Cat T Shirt Designs
I laughed out loud the first time I saw this existential cat t shirt design because the thought had literally never crossed my mind before (but it sure is a good one!)
Most cat owners can relate to this, and I love the very notion of having a club for people whose cats wake them up every day. Cute design, too.
The classic John Donne poem has made it onto a modern cat t shirt. A winner for any cat-loving English major or poetry buff.
There are many, many cat/pizza themed t shirts out there but this has got to be one of the cutest!
Any other cat parents out there whose cameras are filled with about 90% cat pictures? They are our babies, after all.
The random confidence of this t shirt’s statement is just too funny.
Here’s a throwback to the pixel artwork of early video game graphics, mixed with a nod towards a cat’s “9 lives”. So clever!
You might not be able to have a real cat for a beard, but the next best thing is this tee shirt and its adorable artwork.
This shirt is funny and cute but it’s also 100% accurate.
What could possibly make this sweet, gorgeous, light, fun French dessert any better? Cats.
All the men in our family traditionally wear a “Bah Humbug” t shirt every year on Christmas day. After seeing this catty take on the sentiment, we might have to join them.
12. Clawed Monet
This punny cat t shirt would be the purrfect gift for the cat-loving artist in your life.
This design by I Love Doodle on Society6 is super popular and comes in other animals as well – but the cats is still our favorite!
Love the simplicity of the confused cat drawing on this t shirt. Only a meme this popular could be so easily recognized by a few brushed lines.
This shirt reminds me of my husband’s math notebooks – always accented with all kinds of doodles. How perfect is this shirt for a cat-loving math nerd?
16. Catscan T Shirt
This one may be a groaner, but it’s still solid cat humor.
So many suspicious cats!
I can’t be the only one who is absolutely in love with this bizarre and amazing design. Reesea is a genius.
Behold the vintage-inspired Octopussy. Told you some of these were just plain weird!
The realism of the artwork in this design somehow makes it funnier.
Loooove the 80s retro vibe from this cool cat t shirt by Hillary White Rabbit on Etsy. A great t shirt for anyone who can’t pass a cat without stopping to make friends.
This shirt pretty much speaks for itself.
Half man, half cat, totally mod.
24. Cat Division
This parody of Joy Division’s famous album cover comes in seven great colors.
25. Cat Wars
Meow the force be with you.
We simply adore the minimalism of this amusing tee.
This super fun chemistry inspired t shirt is full of details – every element is a different breed of cat!
This hilarious t shirt by Cormaidesign is an absolute must have for any cat loving Bigfoot enthusiast.
This cute and funny shirt on the Doyle Yvonne Shop comes in several different colors and would make an absolutely adorable present either for a loved one or for yourself.
This vintages style unicorn and cat sure do make a lovely team.
This one is so clever and original! A lot of funny cat t shirts are repeated in many places, but we haven’t been able to find anything like this design except the CATamine shop.
Beep…beep…beep…my heart beats only for cats…beep.
The struggle is real.
We have no words for this shirt. Only a single tear. It’s almost too good to be true. (Also from Hillary White Rabbit.)
There are several versions of this popular filter mistake viral video out there. This one has our favorite cat graphic.
36. Michelangelo Cat
Warning: Art history enthusiasts who love touching cats’ noses might implode upon seeing this t shirt. Viewer discretion advised.
According to Wikipedia, “The Wampus cat is a cat-like creature in American Folklore that varies widely in appearance, ranging from frightful to comical, depending on region.” Wampus cat research team must find out more..
Aww this Zazzle cat burrito t shirt is just too cute!
The cat puns are as neverending as this pile of kitties.
Love the retro style of the artwork in this UFO cat abduction funny t shirt. The aliens have chosen wisely, taking only the cats.
Beauty, grace, and humor, all in one sleek t shirt.
42. The Krakitten
RELEASE THE KRAKITTEN.
Just three cat wolves, howling at the full moon, no big deal.
This mischievous cats playing with notes humorous tee is perfect for any cat loving musician.
Once you see it, it’s impossible to unsee it.
The complex theoretical framework of this physics theory becomes more approachable when you throw in some kittens playing with balls of string! This would be just the ticket for a cat-loving physics major.
Yesss. The classic thriller Jaws turned into a kitten lurking beneath the ocean is so absurd you can’t help but laugh at this one.
We can certainly relate to this one, as can anyone “lucky” enough to be guardian to a kitty food gobbler and notorious puker. Maintenance Department is right!
49. Skeletor Riding a Cat T Shirt
The classic Masters of the Universe 80s villain proudly riding a black cat against a fluorescent background. ‘Nough said.
All good things must come to an end, so we’ll finish up this list of 50 funny cat t shirts with a tribute to one of the greatest rock bands of all time, KISS. If only they could have incorporated Lick It Up lyrics in there somehow..
Before you go
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