dog in circle

Scottish Fold

Scottish Fold Profile

 

 

Lifespan: 12-15 Years

Avg height: 20-25cms

Avg weight Female: 2.7-4 kg

Avg weight Male: 4-6 kg

Coat type: This breed can be short-haired or long-haired depending on the type. The coat is dense, plush and soft in texture. 

Coat colours and body type: The Scottish Fold is a medium-sized cat with a round, well-padded body. They come in two types: folded ear and normal. With round eyes, a short nose and thick whisker pads, this breed exhibit a sweet expression. Their coat can come in any colour, with the most common being solids and tabby patterns. Eye colour also depends on their variation.

Grooming required: Low to medium, depends on coat length 

Similar Breeds: Chartreux, LaPerm

 

Scottish Fold temperament

Scottish Folds are a gentle, quiet breed. They have a sweet disposition and adapt well to new people and situations. Loyal and affectionate, this breed enjoys a strong bond with their owner. Scottish Folds thrive on attention, but only when its on their own terms. They are intelligent and often keep their playfulness well into adulthood.