American Curl

  • Size

    Small to medium, with males weighing 7 to 10 pounds and females weighing 5 to 8 pounds
  • Coat

    Short (shorthair) and semi-long (longhair)
  • Sheds

  • Color

    White, black, blue, red, cream, chocolate, lilac, silver, golden, plus various patterns and shadings
  • Vocalization

  • Temperament

    Outstanding, affectionate

The American Curl has distinctive curled ears that form a graceful arc, giving an alert, perky expression. This breed is known as the “Peter Pan” of cats due to retaining its kittenlike personality throughout life. The Curl has two coat varieties, shorthair and longhair. With her outstanding temperament, the Curl is a people-oriented breed that makes an affectionate soul mate and easily adjusts to other pets and children.