The owners of a cat from the West Country believe that their pet has the loudest purr in the world.
Mum and daughter Tracy and Alice Westwood from Torquay have now contacted the Guinness Book of Records, as Merlin makes a louder sound than a double decker bus.
Seth Conway went to meet him:
More top news
A sea turtle is being treated at Newquay Aquarium after being washed up on a beach in Cornwall.
Storm Imogen - when and where we will see the strongest winds? ITV Weather's Manali Lukha gives the breakdown.
Two students have broken the record for the youngest pair to row across the Atlantic ocean in the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge.