Corduroy...Now the Oldest Cat!

Corduroy the Cat recently celebrated his 26th birthday and got a new distinction as "oldest cat" from Guinness World Records. He lives in Oregon and enjoys the outdoors. The secret to his long life? Roaming the ranch freely by just being a cat and lots of love from his family.

[Photo by Guinness Book of Records/Reuters]

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