The Scottish fold cat is a calm and loyal animal
In 1961, in Scotland the couple Mary and William Ross saw their neighbors unusual kitten. Susie was the name of a baby is much different from their brothers and sisters unusual hanging ears. Later she had two kittens. Kitty Snooks, settled in Russia, some time later gave birth to a baby snowball. William registered his name on the nursery and devoted his life to the development of the breed.
World famous "Scots" got when I got in the USA. American breeders continue to work on improving the breed. In 1974 it was recognized in CFA. Initially, it received the status experimental, and in 1977 he became the champion. Scottish fold cat (Scottish fold) now has an American version. This is easier with a perfectly round head and large round eyes animals.
The Scottish fold refers to Shorthair breeds of cats. Are animals of medium size with rounded lines. The backbone is moderately developed. The body is muscular, short, rounded, same width in the rump and chest. Limbs are of medium size. Paws are rounded, neat. The tail can be from medium size to long, thick at the base, evenly tapering throughout its length.
The Scottish fold cat is a favorite of many people. He's very attached to home, to his master. This breed, which is easily tamed, thanks to natural intelligence. The Scottish fold has a very balanced psyche. He is well behaved at shows, it does not bother the accumulation of a large number of people and cats. This amazing animal will not get depressed in connection with some travel trips. Most importantly, to have a number of favorite host. But long separation from them can cause the animal to experience loneliness and to feel abandoned.
From the nature of the Scottish fold cat is blessed with good health. However, these animals may have skeletal anomalies, due to the gene responsible for islohot. As a result, the breed of cats "Scottish fold" are prone to such disease, as osteochondrodystrophy. In the "risk group" are animals that are inflexible, stiff limbs and short thick tail. These symptoms can indicate the possible skeletal anomalies.
Prior to four months of fresh food constantly lying in the bowl of a kitten. At this age they eat little, but often. Then bring the pet into four meals. Adult Scottish fold cat should get food twice a day. Many owners of such animals know, but, unfortunately, do not abide by the Golden rule: an animal absolutely can not feed from your table. Cats harmful pork. You can give raw meat and fish, but before that they must be well frozen in the freezer. Then douse them with boiling water and finely chop. You can give your cat beef, Turkey, beef heart and liver. All meat products should be cooked or frozen.