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Most toes on a cat

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For the record

  • Who: Paul Contant

  • What: Most toes on a cat

  • Where: Canada

The world record for the cat with most toes belongs to Jake who has 28 toes, with 7 on each paw, as counted by a veterinarian on 24 September 2002. Jake lives in Bonfield, Ontario, Canada with his owners, Michelle and Paul Contant (Canada).

The vet officially counted these toes on 24 September 2002, with each toe having its own claw, pad and bone structure. Jake is a male ginger tabby cat.


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