A word to the wise: do NOT mess with kittens.

Just take a look at the ikkle bundle of fluff in the video above, for example - who we think has more than earned the right to enter our Animals That Can Kick Your Ass hall of fame.

This clip may only be 10 seconds long - but trust us, it has suspense worthy of Hitchcock. Yay kitty!

(Via Tastefully Offensive)

Also on HuffPost:

Loading Slideshow...
  • Wrapper Attack

    Poor wrapper never even saw it coming.

  • Good Hiding Spot

    Quietly waiting in the box for the perfect time to strike.

  • Suitcase Attack

    Good luck packing.

  • Stealthy

    Staying perfectly still until the attack.

  • Watch Where You Walk

    Your feet are completely vulnerable to a kitty sneak attack.

  • Around The Corner

    Be careful when you come around that corner in the house.

  • Don't Look Away

    Do take your eyes off that cat for even a second.

  • Computer Attack

    Hopefully there was a screen protector on that thing.

  • Jump Attack

    Always vigilant, even in there.

  • Kitten Attack

    Wait for it... Wait for it...

  • Raccoon Gets Stuffed

    Because toy raccoons are irresistible.

  • Toddler Attack

    Poor kid didn't even see it coming...