No matter how long it may be, the life of a beloved feline furiend is never quite long enough—which is why each and every day we spend with our cats is precious.Like a fine wine, cats just grow sweeter with age, as this gallery of senior beauties shows to purr-fection.If you've been lucky enough to love a kitty over the course of her entire lifetime, than these photos should bring back some fond memories of your own yesteryear cats.And if your own cats are still kittens, remember—time is fleeting!Grab those photos of them while you can!
In the meantime, check out our little gallery.It's definitely a few minutes out of your day well spent.And don't forget to share some pix of your own senior kitties in the comments section!
"My beloved cat is turning 20 today. She lives with my parents, and I'm driving over to congratulate her."
"7 years ago, I decided to adopt the cheapest cat in the shelter. This guy proved to be the best $10 I've ever spent. Meet Hank, age 12!"
"My Japanese friend's cat has just turned 15."
"Meet Abby! She's 22. She can barely meow nowadays, and a bit of her left ear is missing. But she's still the cutest cat on earth!''
Rubble--the world's oldest living cat at age 31!
"This 14-year-old beauty is named Marceline. I love her with all my heart!"
Jane is 14 years old and still gorgeous.
This lady still looks fantastic at the age of 23!
"Not many farm cats live to be 18, but Carrot is among the lucky few!"
"We've lost count, but this cat must be over 20 years old. She's always been a bit wayward, but she used to purr whenever I'd pet her as a child."
Our own beautiful boy, Homer the Blind Wonder Cat, when he was 17 years old!
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