The third part of C&D, Cats & Dogs, is full of action. With a villain parrot, a dog-slinging vigilante, and a super-intelligent rodent, this book is packed with twists and turns. In fact, the whole book is very entertaining. The only problem is that it's not all that deep, which is one of the reasons I didn't enjoy it as much as the first two.
A rogue supervillain plots a devious plan to breach the longstanding peace between cats and dogs. To do so, she convinces an animal rights activist to begin tracking down and torturing all of the owners of animals. Once the vigilante learns that she's not going to be able to stop the perpetrator, she decides she should stop being the one causing the conflict. Unfortunately, the vigilante begins to see humans as evil beings who must be stopped as well, so she decides that she will start killing humans as well.
A dog-slinging vigilante also joins the fight against the villains, but it turns out he has a more important mission to accomplish. As he fights the criminals, he learns that he can't save everyone, and the more he tries to save people, the more he loses those same people. He finds a new purpose in his life, but soon realizes that he needs to change his methods.
This book follows the same format as Cats & Dogs, although it is a bit less suspenseful. I'd call it more fun than suspenseful, but it is still entertaining. As with Cats & Dogs, there are some things I would like to have seen explored more, but they are minimal and don't take up too much space.
I really enjoyed Cats & Dogs and liked Cats & Dogs 2. I thought the plot was entertaining and the characters were likable. Although, I did have a few problems with the storyline. It could use a little more explanation in between chapters, and there were some bits I found a little confusing.
Overall, Cats & Dogs is a fast-paced book about a couple of funny cats and their relationships. If you like cats, especially anthropomorphic ones, then you will love this book. - although I don't recommend it if you're not a fan of dogs, unless you like animals, as the plot is geared towards them.
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I am glad I decided to give this book a chance. I'm looking forward to reading the next in this series, which I believe will be called Cats & Dogs 4: Paws Unite!