Creme Puff the cat lived for 38 years, the longest in history. Creme Puff was fed a diet of bacon and eggs, asparagus, broccoli, and coffee with heavy cream, which might well be the key to long life for any species.
Creme Puff was an American cat who died aged 38 years and 3 days. She was the oldest cat ever recorded, according to the 2010 edition of Guinness World Records. Creme Puff lived with her owner, Jake Perry, in Austin, Texas. Wikipedia
Born: August 3, 1967. Died: August 6, 2005. Species: Felis catus
Perry had another cat, Granpa, who was claimed to have been born in Paris in 1964 and died 1998, aged 34 years and 2 months. Granpa was posthumously awarded 1999 Cat of the Year by Cats & Kittens magazine.
South Paws – A documentary on Jake Perry and his cats: Perry says that he has adopted around 500 cats from the local animal shelter.