Cat Breaks World Record For Having The Longest Tail

Posted in Cat News - Last Updated: May 31, 2021 - Author:  Jan Travell
Posted in Cat News 
Last Updated: May 31, 2021  
Author:  Jan Travell

Meet Cygnus the cat!


“He’s not even a year old and he’s broken the world record for tail length by 2 inches (5.08cm),” his human dad shared on Imgur “Currently about 18.4 inches (46.73cm) from the base of his butt to the end of the “meat” of his tail.”

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“He’s such a loving boy.”

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Cygnus and of his brothers, Arcturus and Sirius.

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Sirius is a Marble Bengal, Arcturus is an F2B Savannah Cat, and Cygnus is a fluffy Maine Coon!

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“Most of the time when he’s holding it “upright” it curls around at the tip and looks like a floofy question mark.”

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“People call him “featherduster” or “Door draft blocker” as the thing is so long and floofy.”

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All images @Imgur

( h/t: Iizcat )

About the author

Jan Travell is a lifelong cat owner and a feline expert. She's been the Cats and Kittens lead editor from the start. She lives in rural France with her two rescue cats, Tigerlily and Mr.Gee. Her senior kitty, Ducati, passed over the rainbow bridge recently at the ripe old age of 22.

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