Did you know that the average length for a cat is just 18 inches? But there are some cats out there that totally surpass the average, with some of them even going beyond 30 and 40 inches in length! On Reddit, Instagram, and other corners of the internet, people have been sharing snaps of their super long cats, and we compiled some of our favorites to share with you.
This cat is so super long it can even reach things on the wall like hooks and light switches!
While many cats are scared of baths, this adorable and super long black cat has decided to make the bathtub her very own personal bed.
Not only is this cat one of the longest in the world, she’s also one of the fluffiest!
The way this long, slender cat is curved around the corner really makes it look just like a snake.
This super long and stretchy cat seems to be inventing some new yoga poses! She looks like she’s really enjoying herself too.
These two photos were taken at totally different times of the year, as we can see by the cat’s coat in each one, but she’s pulling the exact same pose in both of them!
Is this really a cat? Or just a tail with a face? We can’t be sure, but we love it either way.
No drafts will be getting into this house with such a warm and fluffy snake sitting along the window.
This long cat has got a super cool cat tree to play around in, with things to climb, scratch, and enjoy, but it looks like he’d much rather just go back to bed.
This long cat with a super gorgeous coat looks like he just heard something strange from the far side of the room and wants to climb up the wall to get a better look.
This super duper long cat is almost the same size as his human when held like this!
This long cat saw the perfect opportunity to have a stretch and he took it.
Wow! All stretched out like that, this cat is so long! It’s amazing.
It looks like this cat is so big he can use his human as his own personal teddy bear whenever he wants a nap.
Look at those legs crossing over and the little paws held up. This cat is like a little ballerina, floating on air.
It’s been a very long day for this cat, who just needs a minute – or maybe a few hours – stretching out on the floor before doing anything else.
Every time he sees his owner stretching against the wall, this cat decides to do the same thing and show off what a big boy he is.
This sleepy cat wanted to enjoy a cat nap in his cozy little bed. He fell out because he’s such a long boy, but he didn’t have the energy to crawl back in.
It’s always funny to see some of the weird positions cats choose to sleep in. Most of the time, they really don’t look very comfortable, but they make it work somehow.
The fluffy gray cat was napping peacefully when his buddy just decided to stretch out all over him. He doesn’t seem to mind too much though.
Nevermind the fact that this cat is very long and adorable. We just can’t stop staring at that little tummy patch. It simply must be tickled!
Imagine getting a package in the mail and opening it to find this fluffy little munchkin looking back out at you! What a wonderful day that would be.
This black cat is a very beautiful boy, and we absolutely love the fact that his owner decided to buy bedding to match, with little black cats dotted all over it.
For those who don’t know, the correct term for this kind of pose is ‘sploot’. When you see a cat or dog lying on its belly with its legs all stretched out, it’s doing a sploot!
This lovely long cat is enjoying some time in the great outdoors, soaking up the sun and admiring the beautiful forest view all around him.
This one is messing with our minds. It doesn’t even seem physically possible for a cat to bend like that.
This little guy loves to sit on that post and use his extra-long neck to peek over the fence and spy on the neighbors.
Is this really a cat? Or some kind of cat-snake hybrid? Either way, it seems pretty cozy in the bath. Let’s just hope nobody turns the water on.
Help us out here, where is this cat’s head supposed to be? It just looks like a long stretch of fur with feet at both ends!
This cat is showing off his Tetris skills, slotting his head and neck perfectly into that gap. He’ll get a lot of points if he can fit some more of himself in there.
This extra long cat was actually found abandoned in someone’s frontyard just before Christmas, so the family decided to take her in and look after her. She’s doing great, looking very cozy and happy on that big doggy bed.
Once again, this cat doesn’t look super comfortable, but seems to be happy enough curving all around the shape of the armchair.
Just in case you weren’t sure how long this cat really is, someone helpfully placed a banana right beside it on the bed. That is one long cat!
The expression on this long cat’s face says it all. “Okay, you took your picture, can you please put me down now? I have some important sleeping to attend to.”
It’s not just fully grown cats that manage to be super long! Even little kittens can surprise us with their stretchy bodies, like this gorgeous young girl.
The look on this cat’s face is killing us. It’s like “How dare you take my photo without permission! Delete it right now!”
This beautiful black cat has a gorgeous fluffy mane around his neck which is quite hard to see due to the color of his fur. He measures up at 80cm or about two and a half feet in total.
We’re in love with the casual expression of this cat as it leans across the kitchen counter. And look how his tail dangles over the chair!
Looks like this beautiful and super long girl is getting ready for a little round of ‘peek a boo’ with her owner.
The beautiful gray cat in the background was posing perfectly for a lovely photo when her sister decided to dive into the shot and photobomb the whole thing.