When humans live a long time, everyone wants to know their secret whether it’s eating yogurt or living in a certain climate. If you want your cat to live a long time, you can look for tips from Corduroy, the world’s oldest cat at 26 years old.

Corduroy’s secret is catching mice and eating cheddar cheese. Owner Reed Okra says, “The secret has been allowing him to be a cat – hunting and getting plenty of love.”

So let your cat be a cat. That means submitting to your cat’s will for the next few decades until it completely takes over your life. To learn more about Corduroy, click here.