Meet the World’s Oldest Living Cat

TIME

Jim Morrison, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin – they all passed away at age 27. Tiffany is bound to outlive them.

Though she’s a cat, not a singer, Tiffany is a superstar in her own right: Guinness World Records named the 26-year-old black-and-orange tortoiseshell feline the world’s Oldest Living Cat on Feb. 6 – and on March 13 she’s turning the ripe old age of 27.

Born in 1988 in San Diego, California, Tiffany was bought by her owner Sharon Voorhees from a local pet shop at just 6 weeks old, according to press materials distributed by Guinness. The cat’s full name is Tiffany Two, a nod to another tortoiseshell cat Voorhees owned earlier.

She may be approaching 27, but Tiffany is still a kitten at heart. She has good sight and hearing, and only occasionally deals with minor health issues like high blood pressure.

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