Meet Corduroy, 26 and Currently The World’s Oldest Cat

Meet The World’s Oldest Cat Aged 26 Who Was Adopted From A Shelter

Corduroy the cat currently the holds Guinness World Records title for the World’s oldest living cat (121 in cat years). Despite being 26 he refuses to act his age. He is still active and can jump onto high places and enjoys his time outdoors. Corduroy was adopted from a shelter in Oregon, when his owner Reed Okura was only 7 years old.

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Corduroy was adopted from a shelter in Oregon in 1989

 

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Now he holds the Guinness World Record for the world`s oldest living cat

 

Corduroy is now 26 years old which would be 121 in cat years!
Corduroy is now 26 years old which would be 121 in cat years!

 

But he still acts like a youngster
But he still acts like a youngster

 

“Corduroy certainly does not act his age – he still jumps onto counters and jumps down,” said Reed
“Corduroy certainly does not act his age – he still jumps onto counters and jumps down,” said Reed

 

“Every night, he glides up our flight of stairs and jumps onto our bed and sleeps with us before waking us up every morning around 5am”
“Every night, he glides up our flight of stairs and jumps onto our bed and sleeps with us before waking us up every morning around 5am”

 

“I strongly believe the key to his longevity is the fact we did not declaw him and allowed him to go outside”
“I strongly believe the key to his longevity is the fact we did not declaw him and allowed him to go outside”

 

 


 

“He was able to defend himself and exercise his body and mind by hunting”
“He was able to defend himself and exercise his body and mind by hunting”

 

“Corduroy still catches critters but is not as good as he once was, thankfully”
“Corduroy still catches critters but is not as good as he once was, thankfully”

 

The cat has a mellow personality and loves cuddles and cat naps in the sun!
The cat has a mellow personality and loves cuddles and cat naps in the sun!

 

He enjoys the attention he gets from other people, and is patient with children
He enjoys the attention he gets from other people, and is patient with children

 

Corduroy was adopted when his owner Reed was only 7 years old
Corduroy was adopted when his owner Reed was only 7 years old

 

“It is an honour to have Corduroy in our life, I honestly don’t remember much of my life without him”
“It is an honour to have Corduroy in our life, I honestly don’t remember much of my life without him”

 

“He is a wonderful companion and I hope to give him a happy and healthy life for many more years”
“He is a wonderful companion and I hope to give him a happy and healthy life for many more years”

 

“To jump or not jump, that is the question.” -Corduroy #meow #announcingwithmeows #26andpouncing

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