Corduroy – Oldest Living Cat

This week, Guinness World Records has confirmed that Corduroy is the oldest cat living after he recently turned 26 years old.

Corduroy, who was born on August 1 1989, and his owner Ashley Reed Okura have been companions since he was a tiny kitten. Ashley was seven years old when they first met.

The oldest cat ever according to Guinness World Records was Crème Puff, who was born in 1967 and lived until 2005. Crème Puff lived 38 years and 3 days.

Source: Guinness World Records 2015

The average life expectancy for an indoor cat is usually considered between 12 and 15 years.