Larry, a domestic tabby cat, has served as Chief Mouser to the Cabinet Office at 10 Downing Street since 2011.
Larry is cared for by Downing Street staff and is not the personal property of the prime minister.
The TikTok account for @Apnews shared the following sweet and informative video about 10 Downing Street’s most famous resident mouser and it’s too adorable.
WATCH THE SWEET VIDEO BELOW:
As the U.K. Prime Minister’s office prepared for U.S. President Joe Biden’s arrival Monday, a furry creature was brought in from the front step. Who is he? Meet Larry the cat, Chief Mouser to the Cabinet Office.♬ original sound – The Associated Press
Another wonderful fact about Larry is that he was a stray who was adopted from the Battersea Dogs & Cats Home and they revealed that Larry’s popularity had resulted in a 15 percent surge of people adopting cats.
What a wonderful gentleman this famous cat is! And such a perfect example of why adopting cats is a great idea for everyone.