Three times a day, an automatic feeder dispenses dry food for Milo the tabby.

Milo, however, is not one to let a machine dictate his feeding time, so he devised a rather ingenious method of cajoling the device to give him extra snacks: Smashing into it with all his might.

Milo's owner updates: "We have switched the boys to a regular bowl to prevent Milo from packing on too many pounds."