Life Wallace and Gromit..the cat. I think not. July 10, 2012 / No Comments Some serious canine swag right there…. So, Gromit – the brilliant dog from Wallace and Gromit fame – was meant to be a cat according to the creator of the famous pair, Nick Park. Can’t see Gromit as a cat…Can you? I think it’s part of his essential ‘Gromitness’.