Remember animal panorama fails? These pictures are the opposite. They're as real as it gets.

The average cat is about 46 cm (18 in) in head-to-body length with a roughly 30 cm (12 in) long tail. And that's what we're used to seeing. However, there are breeds that are so far off these numbers, they look like mini lions. Or slinkies. Take the Maine Coon, for example. The title for the longest cat in the world belongs to one of these majestic guys. His name's Stewie, and The Guinness World Records confirmed that he measured 123 cm (48.5 in) from the tip of his nose to the tip of his tail.

Bored Panda has compiled pics of some of the longest cats out there, and they seem to stretch 'til infinity. Scroll down to take a look for yourself and upvote your faves!

#1

He Can Play Tetris

He Can Play Tetris

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Restless
Community Member
4 months ago

Peek-a-boo, I see you

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#2

Found A Weird Reptile In My Bathtub

Found A Weird Reptile In My Bathtub

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Doctor who?!
Community Member
4 months ago

I thought the tail was the leg for a second... 😂

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#3

Salvador Dali’s Cat

Salvador Dali’s Cat

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Tracy Moorhead
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4 months ago

That kitty is pouring off the couch!!!

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#4

My Mother In Law's Cat Sits On The Post Like This And Judges The Neighbours

My Mother In Law's Cat Sits On The Post Like This And Judges The Neighbours

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Carol Emory
Community Member
4 months ago

Someone's got to monitor them shifty little buggers.....

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#5

Whatever Is Comfy I Guess

Whatever Is Comfy I Guess

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Ssss
Community Member
4 months ago

This messes with my head!

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#6

Sunset Sploot With Bonus Crossed Paws And Fancy Tail

Sunset Sploot With Bonus Crossed Paws And Fancy Tail

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Francis
Community Member
4 months ago

FANCY TAIL

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#7

Our Sunbathing Cat Tiny Melting On The Porch

Our Sunbathing Cat Tiny Melting On The Porch

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Raine Soo
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4 months ago

Tiny is living the life, isn't s/he?

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#8

When Your Cat Arrives In The Mail

When Your Cat Arrives In The Mail

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I’m Foxxy and I know it 😉
Community Member
4 months ago

I can tell the cat wasn’t ordered from amazon. The box is the perfect size and there isn’t ridiculous amounts of packaging.

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#9

Long Cat

Long Cat

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Raine Soo
Community Member
4 months ago

I love the bedding! The pattern matches the cat. :D

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#10

The Chillest Of Them All

The Chillest Of Them All

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Ceredwyn Ealanta
Community Member
4 months ago

That is a most excellent tummy patch. A++. Must touch.

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#11

Shadow Is My Beautiful Grey Chonk, And Zelda Is The Weird Noodle Draped Over Her. This Picture Is Taken A Couple Years Old, From When Zelda Was An Adolescent Spaghetti

Shadow Is My Beautiful Grey Chonk, And Zelda Is The Weird Noodle Draped Over Her. This Picture Is Taken A Couple Years Old, From When Zelda Was An Adolescent Spaghetti

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Francis
Community Member
4 months ago

i would like to know if the cats stil sleep like this...

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#12

Longcat

Longcat

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I’m Foxxy and I know it 😉
Community Member
4 months ago

That is one awkward position.

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#13

Compete Liquid Phase Established

Compete Liquid Phase Established

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SavySausageDog
Community Member
4 months ago

Fred: I think my cat is broken Cat Technical Support: Have you tried turning it off and on again? Fred: Yes CTS: Plugging it in to recharge? Fred: Yes CTS: Chucking water over it? Fred: Hell no! CTS:Umm....what model is it?

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#14

Every Time My Dad Stretches, Our Cat Likes To Join

Every Time My Dad Stretches, Our Cat Likes To Join

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Raine Soo
Community Member
4 months ago

I wish that I had an exercise buddy like this one.

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#15

Exhausted After A Long Day Of Being A Cat

Exhausted After A Long Day Of Being A Cat

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Raine Soo
Community Member
4 months ago

Look at that cute little face!

I’m Foxxy and I know it 😉
Community Member
4 months ago

That’s how I felt yesterday.

Laugh Fan
Community Member
4 months ago

Yep. It all became too much half-way across the floor.

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ISAAC HARVEY
Community Member
4 months ago

So after a long day of sleeping, a cat must nap?

Kai Wendorf
Community Member
4 months ago

Man! That fourteen hour nap got to me!

Vinniegret
Community Member
4 months ago

The markings!

Jacey Lynn
Community Member
4 months ago

Soo adorable and cuute!

SilverFoX
Community Member
4 months ago

So cute...

X ElectricReaper X
Community Member
4 months ago

isn't that kinda cold though? at least put a blanket around him...

Maggie
Community Member
4 months ago

that is an adorable cat!

Kimberley Thom
Community Member
4 months ago

Looks like Maru. He should be in a box.

Terrakian Dragon
Community Member
4 months ago

Love the way his tabby and white markings make it look like he's wearing arm-warmers! LOL

Dorothy Cloud
Community Member
4 months ago

Golly, they can just sleep aywhere!

Lou Herout
Community Member
4 months ago

Catting is a lot of work. There's gravity testing, fitsing & sitsing, stretching, napping and murdering... Can't forget the murdering...

Jaybird3939
Community Member
4 months ago

Nice, cool tile floor on the tummy

Marlene Ricker
Community Member
4 months ago

Cats live very busy lives, what with pushing stuff off counters, scratching where they aren't supposed to, playing with toys, trying to see how high they can climb and on and on.

Wynne A. Lindbergh
Community Member
4 months ago

ALMOST CAUGHT A LIZARD___ALMOST

Catherine Todd
Community Member
4 months ago (edited)

Hahahaha! Really made me laugh out loud! :) :) :) caption was PURRRFECT!

Pamela Scott
Community Member
4 months ago

Is hard works being kitty pretty!

gracefullikeagazelle
Community Member
4 months ago (edited)

He's frozen to that icey floor !!

Erin Howard
Community Member
4 months ago

Or a really hot day ice cold floor

Maria Louise
Community Member
4 months ago

Or exhausted after a day of being a long cat. ;)

catslave6
Community Member
4 months ago

Dis be hard werk!

NWB
Community Member
4 months ago

2am drunk and come home

Lisa Busch
Community Member
4 months ago

Can.....not.......cat.........today...............

Kathy Kennedy
Community Member
4 months ago

You're killin me smalls....

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#16

It's Unreal How Long This Boy Is

It's Unreal How Long This Boy Is

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Stille20
Community Member
4 months ago

Ridiculous

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#17

Maylon And Jason

Maylon And Jason

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Raine Soo
Community Member
4 months ago

This boy's best friend is his cat.

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#18

Those Legs

Those Legs

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Tracy Moorhead
Community Member
4 months ago

I'm a cat ballerina!!

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#19

This Stretched Black And White Cat That's Being Held Upside Down

This Stretched Black And White Cat That's Being Held Upside Down

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Daria Z
Community Member
4 months ago

This is what trust looks like.

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#20

Very Long Cat

Very Long Cat

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Carol Emory
Community Member
4 months ago

Honey! The cat melted again!!

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#21

Meet Manasha, The World's First Longcat Loaf

Meet Manasha, The World's First Longcat Loaf

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I’m Foxxy and I know it 😉
Community Member
4 months ago

That’s not a cat, that’s a door snake. Your meant to put it at the bottom of the door though.

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#22

Almost Human Height Long

Almost Human Height Long

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Eunice Probert
Community Member
4 months ago

Never hold your cat like that. HIs heart is right there and you put strain on it by making him dangle like that.

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#23

Guys, Look How Long I Can Be

Guys, Look How Long I Can Be

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ravina nimje
Community Member
4 months ago

Paint me like those french girls.

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#24

Windowsill Sploot

Windowsill Sploot

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Carol Emory
Community Member
4 months ago

Hey..it keeps the drafts out...

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#25

Ok Not Sure What She’s Trying To Do Here But It’s Cute

Ok Not Sure What She’s Trying To Do Here But It’s Cute

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I’m Foxxy and I know it 😉
Community Member
4 months ago (edited)

It’s obvious it is doing yoga. The pose is the upward facing dog but best to change the dog part to cat.

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#26

Summer Tora And Winter Tora

Summer Tora And Winter Tora

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Iggy
Community Member
4 months ago

That is a gorgeous cat.

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#27

Hello, Is It A Snake?

Hello, Is It A Snake?

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Raine Soo
Community Member
4 months ago

This would flip out my sister. She is very scared of snakes.

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#28

It's Been A Loooong Day

It's Been A Loooong Day

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Kathy Smith
Community Member
4 months ago

Gorgeous cat!

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#29

My Cat Janeway Has Decided Her New Napping Spot Is In My Bathtub. I Went To Take A Picture And She Stretched At The Perfect Moment

My Cat Janeway Has Decided Her New Napping Spot Is In My Bathtub. I Went To Take A Picture And She Stretched At The Perfect Moment

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Raine Soo
Community Member
4 months ago

Janeway (what a great name) looks like the Puma logo.

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#30

Eat Your Heart Out, Longcat

Eat Your Heart Out, Longcat

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Linda Adams
Community Member
4 months ago

My 6 foot life!

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