Bohemian Rex

Life expectancy

16 years




3.5 kg

Coat texture

medium length / crimped

Coat color

light-brown, brown, fawn with different shades

Common illnesses

this breed has no typical diseases

Food expenses per month in €

about € 48

Suitable for children

Rather not

Compatible with other animals

Rather yes

First cat suitable

Rather yes

Needs a balcony

Rather yes

Needs to go free

Rather yes




Needs more attention

Care and grooming

High grooming effort


scared of strangers / reserved / sensitive / relaxed / fond of peace and quiet

Common illnesses

this breed has no typical diseases

Place of origin

Czech Republic

Short description

Characteristic for the Bohemian Rex is her curly coat, which needs daily grooming. She has a soft and calm nature. She likes it cozy and is therefore, suitable indoor cat. She likes to cuddle but only as long as she likes. She needs a quiet environment and places for retreat.

This information is indicative and adheres to the breed standard. Each animal is an individual and has a personal character, as well as its own needs. Thus, a breed is not a guarantee of certain behaviors, etc.