Just because you're instinctually/genetically obligated to blend in with your surroundings when you're a small predator living in the wild doesn't mean you can't look extremely elegant while doing so!
Wait, you found me already? How is that even possible? These kinds of hiding/seeking games always take me hours to figure out!
... oh, I meowed? Well shoot. I guess that kind of ruins the whole element of the game, doesn't it?