Seattle cat sets record for longest fur
Colonel Meow's hair is 9 inches long.
This rescued Himalayan-Persian crossbreed from Seattle will appear in the 2014 edition of Guinness World Records for having hair that measures 9 inches long.
The 2-year-old kitty is already an Internet star.
His Facebook and Instagram followers know that his owners like to joke that his “epic frown” makes him look like a dictator.
“Literally everything in the house has hair on it, including us. I feel like I'm always vacuuming,” said owner Anne Avey. “We already knew that he was the best cat in the world, but to be recognized in the Guinness World Records book takes it to the next level.”
The book will be released Sept. 12.
— See photos at Today
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Photo: Colonel Meow's 9-inch fur has put him in the 2014 edition of the Guinness Book of World Records. / Guinness World Records
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