Bandai sees a market for artificial pocket cat paws in Japan.
The Bandai 'Nekonyanbou' have a little lever on the bottom to bend the paw and reveal the claws - genius! The usage examples for cat paw I cannot comprehend, but I am not Japanese so it's ok.
Considering that some western cultures believe carrying a Rabbit's Paw in your pocket brings luck the Bandai cat paw is not so strange anymore. More details on the Bandai Cat paw site (Japanese) and on AkihabaraNews.
This reminds me of the story about the color nail caps for cats