Scottish Fold

  • Size

    Small to medium, with males weighing 7 to 11 pounds and females weighing 5 to 8 pounds
  • Coat

    Longhair — medium-long; shorthair — medium-short, dense, plush
  • Sheds

    Yes
  • Color

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

    Quiet
  • Temperament

    Loyal, sweet, loving

With her uniquely folded ears, round face and wide eyes, the Scottish Fold is described as looking like a pixie, an owl or a teddy bear. A mellow, loving breed, this cat adapts easily to new environments and enjoys adults, children and other pets. The Scottish Fold usually bonds to one person, following you from room to room like a loyal puppy. This playful, intelligent breed has two coat varieties, longhair and shorthair.

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