Features of the lilac Scottish Fold Cats

Features of the lilac Scottish Fold Cats

The official name of the breed:Scottish Fold Shopper Cat

Country of origin:Scotland

Weight:females 3.5-4.5 kg, males – up to 6 kg

Life expectancy:12-15 years old

Cats are one of the most cute pets, there are those who one of their kind makes you smile, and you have an insurmountable desire to search for them. Such cats belongs to the Scottish Fold Breed or otherwise – a Lilky Scottish Fold Cat.

Unusual color

Cats of this breed are very cute and beautiful, lilac color gives them an exquisite aristocratic view. Even the nose and pillows of the paws they have a purple color – they are eliminated by mixing and the appearance of some other color, except for its, in this case, purple. Another color is unacceptable not only on animal wool, but also on the other parts of the body (tail, ears, paws). You can meet representatives of this breed, whose tint will be slightly lighter on the undercoat, but still there will be no special difference from the main color.

The kittens with age up to three weeks on the body there is a small spot, it can be seen and understand what color was the cat with which the cat crossed. However, over time, this stain disappears, and the color becomes smooth and monophonic. The eyes of the purple Scottish Fold Cats can be gold or orange, there is a copper eye color, it is permissible, and is considered a sign of the breed.

Characteristic of breed

These are amazing cats, two different temperaments can be combined in one animal. In childhood, these are energetic and playful kittens, in more mature – impoverished quiet and calm cats.

Standard breed

Color:All colors are recognized, including colors without white.

Head:Round, wide, massive with strong chin. Nose short, wide, straight. Profile with the transition, but without a deep foot. Full cheeks. Large round molding pads give a short face distinct outlines.

Wool:short, very thick, not adjacent. Due to the thick, the undercoat will be from the body like plush. Texture dense to the touch.

Body:Cat from average to large size, muscular, squat. Breasts, shoulders and spin wide, massive. Neck short, powerful. Limbs low, muscular, threads thick, round. The tail of medium length, thick, with a rounded tip, without thickening and hardening, movable along the entire length.

Ears:Small, bent forward, with slightly rounded tips directed to the middle of the muzzle. Posted widely, tightly pressed to the skull, emphasize the round shape of the head.

Eyes:Large, round, widely placed. Eye color corresponds to wool color.

Representatives of the Scottish Fold Cats The body of medium length, proportional and with soft bends, the paws are strong, their pads are wide, the tail is long and necessarily smooth. Head has a round shape, cats are thick bright shoes. Ears of triangular shapes and small, tips omitted, eyes are big rounded, their color can be different depending on the wool color. Basically, at the expense of the head and face, animals of this breed are easy to recognizable.

Weight animals can reach up to 6 kilograms, an average of 30 centimeters. The average life expectancy for them is 15 years old, if carrying out the prevention of diseases and with a good pedigree, then the cat can live and up to 20 years.

Like any animals, they have their pros and cons, but at the same time every cat or cat is individual. They can be attributed to their bad qualities: a balloon, a tendency to obesity, since they have no feeling of measure and satiety in food, besides, they strongly linen.

Good qualities in that Representatives of this breed smart and sociable animals. The distinctive features are independence and cleanness, although they do not require much care.

And most importantly – in adulthood it is lazy cats, they do not need active games with hosts.



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* Characteristic of breed “Scottish lop-eared” based on the assessment of the experts of the site and feedback of the owners of the cat.

Content and care

By virtue of his lazy nature, these animals do not require special care, but as noted above, Lenza comes to them with age. Kittens, on the contrary, very moving and playful, so it is better to prepare a house in advance to their appearance.

  • Get a tray for toilet and bowls for water and food. Determine where you will stand. It is very important from an early age to teach the kitten to its place to further avoid problems with an adult pet. Some breeders give a slightly familiar for kitten filler.

  • Prepare a place to rest animal and special brates. This will allow him to feel at home and get used to the setting, and thanks to the brateching, your upholstered furniture and walls will remain intact.

  • Purchase toys for a kitten, for him they are just necessary. Isolate it from all homemade household appliances and their wires, at best it will gnaw wire, in the worst case, a closure may occur and the animal will be lit.

Care of animal wool does not require special efforts, if you regularly monitor her. Combing cats once a week, and in the period when the cat will lift – daily. Ears clean and claws cut once every 2-3 weeks, bathe animal enough once every six months.

Visited the veterinarian twice a year for preventive vaccinations and inspections.

One appearance and lifestyle say that these animals love to eat deliciously, but it is important to follow, so that they do not overeat. As a feed, it is suitable as dry and wet finished feeds, the same natural products. If you and your pet give preference to finished feeds, then they should be no lower premium and from proven manufacturers. And there are specialized feed for this breed, where all the necessary components are already selected in a special proportion.

When drafting a diet from natural products, it is desirable to pre-consult with veterinarian or experienced breeders. The meat should be low-fat species, and before feeding, boil it with boiling water, it is advisable to give a sea in a boiled and purified bone. Efficious food and eggs serve as a source of calcium to strengthen the teeth and claws of the animal, in the kittens menu, of course, you need to turn on the milk. And be sure to include Vitamin Mineral Supplements.

Poor-quality meals can lead to food allergies or animal disease, and irregular care to affect its appearance.

About what features the features of the purple Scottish fold cats, look in the following video.

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