Russian President Medvedev’s Cat trending on Twitter

Moscow: Russian President Dmitry Medvedev’s Cat Dorofey, briefly entered Twitter’s top trends after rumors of his disappearance. The Sobesednik weekly reported Wednesday that Dorofey was being searched for by police in the Odintsovo district.

However, police rubbished rumors that the cat had run away from Medvedev’s residence near Moscow and the president himself confirmed that the presidential tomcat was safe.

“About the cat. A source close to Dorofey says he has not got lost anywhere. Thank you all for your concern!” Medvedev tweeted.

A Twitter account in the cat’s name (@KotDorofey) created Wednesday already has some 400 followers.