cats were actually used pretty frequently in anti-suffragette art. The idea was that women demanding votes was as fanciful as cats demanding votes. (The whole slippery-slope “if we give women the vote what’s next? animals??” mentality) You can read more about it here
So I’m moving into a new apartment, and I was told that the room had been damaged, but nothing could have prepared me for the fact that someone had carved Li Shang’s head out of the bathroom door and written “We must defeat the Huns!” on it.