Cornish Rex Cat

Breed Appearance

The Cornish Rex has no hair except for undercoat, which is extremely fine and sometimes curly. The curl in the Cornish Rex cat's fur is caused by a different mutation and gene to that of the Devon Rex. The breed originates from Cornwall, Britain. The Cornish Rex cat has a sleek appearance and comes in a wide variety of colors and patterns.

Breed Behaviour

Cornish Rex cats are sensitive to low temperatures, this is due to their light coat. They are best suited to indoor living in warm conditions. Cornish Rex cats are adventurous and are adept at climbing, sprinting and acrobatic jumps. They are reportedly very affectionate and sociable.


Related Breeds  

Devon Rex