Mustaches, beards and other facial hair can often make a statement — whether you're a person or a cat. Check out these furry felines who, thanks to Mother Nature's sense of humor, look permanently distinguished, surprised or just plain silly.

cat with mustache

Photo: Ⅿeagan/flickr

kitten with mustache

Photo: Flackjack/flickr

cat with goatee

Photo: aJ GAZMEN ツ GucciBeaR/flickr

gray cat with mustache

Photo: hamilton_the_hiptster_cat/Instagram

white cat with black markings

Photo: Ekaterina Sotova/flickr

cat with mustache

Photo: Dominic Mercier/flickr

cat with funny eyebrows

Photo: lazyelsiemarley/flickr

cat with mustache

Photo: notorious d.a.v./flickr

cat with mustache

Photo: Dominic Mercier/flickr

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Laura Moss writes about a variety of topics with a focus on animals, science, language and culture. But she mostly writes about cats.

10 felines with funny 'facial hair'
These kitties always make an impression, thanks to their distinctive facial markings.