In 1960, a single cat gave birth to the Devon Rex. The progenitor of the Devon breed, a rogue, frizzy tom, resided at an old tin factory near Buckfastleigh, a little hamlet in Devon, southwest England, near Cornwall, where the Cornish Rex was born. Beryl Cox encountered Devon for the first time in 1959 in Buckfastleigh, Devon, United Kingdom. Initially, the…..

Trauma or disease to the vestibular apparatus inside the cat’s ear can cause vestibular disease. Vestibular illness in cats is a condition that affects your cat’s brain’s vestibular center. When properly functioning, the brain’s vestibular center serves to help your cat with……….

Cornwall is the name of a cat breed that originated in England in the 1950s. When a genetic mutation resulted in a kitten with an abnormally curly coat and a peculiar long-limbed body structure, the Cornish Rex was born….

These tailless cats, known as Cymric, are the product of a natural genetic mutation that was exacerbated by their remote position on the Isle of Man, off the coast of the United Kingdom. Though the breed is not related to Wales, the name derives from Cymru, the original Welsh name for Wales. It is possible that the name was given in an attempt to give……

The Chausie’s origins can be traced back to ancient Egypt, where these cats were renowned for their laid-back nature and natural hunting abilities. In fact, the Chausie gets its name from the Latin word “Felis chaus,” which means “jungle cat.”…..