To Stroke One's Fur the Wrong Way (少年たちの逆撫で, Shōnen-tachi no sakanade?) is Chapter 2 of the manga Beastars written and illustrated by Paru Itagaki, published in the Weekly Shōnen Champion of the Akita Shoten publishing house.


In front of the classroom where Tem was murdered, Mark finds himself reflecting until he is found by Jack, both talk until they reach the herbivorous' pigeonholes. In Mark's locker they discover a large number of letters that were sent by their relatives, something that the most likely because of the murder.

Later, Jack talks with Legoshi in his bedroom about the play soon to appear at the drama club, until they are interrupted by Miguno, another roommate.

At the drama club, a member of the acting group, Kai, is reading the script of the play, because by the death of Tem this would have its role in the work, to reach the locker room Kai discovers that he will be taking over Tem's role and asks for an explanation from Louis, the club's leader, Louis tells him that he was removed from the acting group and from that moment he will be part of the set group, due to his failures as an actor. This infuriates Kai and he tries hit Louis, but is stopped by Legoshi and leaves angry. Louis expresses interest in Legoshi because this achievement intimidate Kai and asks him for help with something.


Important Events

  • Louis appears for the first time.
  • It is revealed that Legoshi is part of the stage group at the drama club.
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