Minskin cats are:
The Minskin cat is a very people orientated cat. If you want a lap cat that likes lots of attention this is the feline for you. She may have short legs but she can still climb with the best of them although her route may not be as direct and her hunting gene is still very much in tact. She is also incredibly warm to the touch and is ideal for people who have arthritis or similar problems in their hands. Also because of her lack of coat she is potentially an ideal companion for anyone with cat allergies although seeking medical advice is always recommended
Where does the Minskin come from?
The Minskin cat originates from Boston, USA and is a new breed only being in existence for a little over a decade.
What type of Body does the Minskin have i.e. coat, patterns etc?
The Minskin cat body characteristics include:
The Minskin cat is a very unique, striking looking cat and is a dwarf of the cat species. Her body is described as semi-cobby meaning a generally compact, heavy-boned muscular cat but not as largely built as Exotics or Persians but one that is heavier than a medium breed. The Minskin cat coat is appealing, her legs feel like cashmere with a satin sheen, her body is very warm to the touch and needs to be looked after with regular baths with a mild shampoo to keep her skin healthy and supple and care needs to be taken if she is out in the sun to ensure she doesnít get burnt.