Matilda ardently believes it’s critically important to assume the proper position for every task. Here, she deftly demonstrates her technique for straddling the back of a chair. While she’s typically reluctant to reveal her trade secrets, she does find this position particularly effective when she’s on Chipmunk Patrol.

If your pets have any favorite observing, scouting, or hunting positions, please let us know in the Comment box below. Matilda’s always eager to learn.

In the meantime, assume the position.