Photo series proves cat can be man's best friend too

by Colleen Stinchcombe
Mar 3, 2015 at 3:00 a.m. ET

David Williams is a photographer in Brooklyn. His photos can be found on his website and Instagram.

1 /12: Man walking his cat

1/12 :Man walking his cat

Williams has been working on a photo series entitled "Men and Cats" since 2009.

2 /12: Man with black cat

2/12 :Man with black cat

“I found the way society has genderized animal ownership very compelling,” Williams told BuzzFeed News.

3 /12: Man with his cat

3/12 :Man with his cat

4 /12: Man with cat in kitchen

4/12 :Man with cat in kitchen

5 /12: Man with orange cat

5/12 :Man with orange cat

6 /12: Man with white cat

6/12 :Man with white cat

7 /12: Man with cat

7/12 :Man with cat

8 /12: Man at home with cat

8/12 :Man at home with cat

9 /12: Man outside with cat

9/12 :Man outside with cat

10 /12: Man loves his cat

10/12 :Man loves his cat

11 /12: Man and cat on chair

11/12 :Man and cat on chair

12 /12: Man with his two cats

12/12 :Man with his two cats