Cats are like children, except they never ask for the car keys or threaten to burn down the house when they’re upset (although they can still burn down the house by knocking over a candle when you’re not looking). In case you haven’t noticed by now, owning cats can be a frustrating experience despite the love you may have for your felines.

In case you need more reasons to love hating your cat, USA Today provides a handy list. Go through this list and see which reasons match your experience with your own cat. Who knows? You may find that you love being in pain courtesy of you kitty.

To read USA Today’s list of reasons to love hating your cat, click here.