Scottish Fold – The Lop-Eared Cat

Scottish Fold–The Lop Eared Cat

The Scottish Fold is a domestic cat breed that has a natural dominant-gene mutation which affects cartilage throughout the body. This gene mutation causes its ears to fold, being forward and down towards the front of its head. Scottish Folds were originally known as lop-eared or lops, named after the lop-eared rabbit, … Read more

Most Popular Cat Breeds in the U.S.

Know About the Most Popular Cat Breeds in the U.S.

According to the U.S census, there are over 90 million cats that reside in American homes as pets. Many of these pets are referred to as “domestic longhairs” or “domestic shorthairs”. Only about 3-5% are actual purebreds. There are currently about 40 cat breeds (approximately) but the list continues to grow with … Read more