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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.

Please be advised the information provided is purely an indicator of breed traits and characteristics and that within some breeds there can be significant variation.