Cymric

Animal welfare relevant breed

Life expectancy

16 years

Height

Medium

Weight

4.5 kg

Coat texture

medium length / undercoat / dense

Coat color

body is light colored eggshell; face, ears, paws and tail are dark-brown, creme point, blue point, chocolate point, red point

Common illnesses

breeding for animal-protection purposes / restricted ability to jump, sometimes vestibular disease and restricted body language because of missing tail / stillbirth / Manx-Syndrome

Food expenses per month in €

about € 48

Suitable for children

Rather yes

Compatible with other animals

Rather not

First cat suitable

Rather yes

Needs a balcony

Rather not

Needs to go free

Rather yes

Activity

Medium

Attention

Needs much attention

Care and grooming

High grooming effort

Nature

intelligent / playful / attached / independent / eager to learn / active / likes water

Common illnesses

breeding for animal-protection purposes / restricted ability to jump, sometimes vestibular disease and restricted body language because of missing tail / stillbirth / Manx-Syndrome

Place of origin

USA

Short description

Characteristic for the Cymric cat is their shortend or even missing tail. She is a soft, intelligent cat, and has a friendly nature. She is eager to learn new tricks and would like to spend all her time outdoors. As long as she is able to run outdoors, she likes to cuddle a well.

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.