• Those “Kinky” Cats!

    One year ago - By Cat Fanciers' Association

    Editor's note: With all the emphasis being placed on felines with curly coats, we thought we'd share this article:
    Those Kinky Cats
    by Tracy Petty
    Mutations can cause all sorts of changes in cats, just like in other animals. When someone with some knowledge of genetics spots a mutation that they think is interesting, they might develop it, test that it is not harmful, and eventually, that mutation may become the basis for a new breed.
    That's what happened to create six varieties of “kinky cats.” Each of these breeds were developed from separate gene mutations which affected the coat of the...
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