Here you can see the dilation in his eyes when he first spies his prey.
And the pupils only widen as his quarry comes closer.
Unsuccessful at capturing said quarry, Dante now hides behind a nearby tree and doesn't move a muscle, hoping against hope that his mark will move towards him so he can pounce.
But unfortunately, the beastie scampered away and Dante has now lost sight of him.
"I wondah ware dat liddle suckah got to?" asks Dante.
"I fooled dat stoopid cat again, Estelle!"