Can you spot the cat hiding among the humans – in less than four seconds?

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Can you find where the sneaky cat is hiding?

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This wickedly tricky brainteaser has been leaving people scratching their heads as they try to find the sneaky feline that’s hiding among the crowd of humans.

By Zoë Monk

Published on the 19/03/2021, 21:00, Updated on the 03/06/2021, 15:58

If you think your brain needs a challenge after being in lockdown, this is the perfect way to put your brain, eyes and memory to the test.

The picture was created by independent opticians, Book An Eye Test, to find out just how sharp the eyes of the nation are. But even the most eagle-eyed puzzlers have been left utterly stumped.

Picture puzzle

The average time it takes to find the cat is around 36 seconds. However, the quickest time to beat is an incredible four seconds!

So how long do you think it will take you? Don’t forget to time yourself!


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Have you found the sneaky cat yet or do you need a clue?

Look down towards the bottom left of the picture.

Found them!

Found it yet? If you think you’ve found the elusive cat or you’ve given up looking, don’t worry. You can find the answer below.

The cat is hiding in the red circle!

It’s easy when you know!

Now you know where the cat is, test your family and friends to see how quickly they can spot the cats. Can they beat the four-second record?

Does your cat often hide from you? Don’t take it personally, cats can be shy.

See also: Only 5% of people can find the hiding cat in less than 2 minutes, can you?