10 Things You Don't Know About Kurilian Bobtail Cats


Kurilian Bobtails are a breed of cat that originated in the Kuril Islands, between Russia and Japan.


Kurilian Bobtails have descended from the Norwegian Forest Cat. They were first brought to the United States in the 1990s, and have since become a popular breed.


Kurilian Bobtails have a thick, double coat that can be any color or pattern. They have short legs and a stocky build. 


Kurilian Bobtails are known for their playful and affectionate personality. They are also very intelligent and easy to train.


Kurilian Bobtails require regular brushing to keep their fur mat-free. They should also be groomed on a regular basis to remove any dead hair.


Kurilian Bobtails are generally healthy cats. However, they are prone to some health conditions, such as hip dysplasia and patellar luxation.

Where to Buy

Kurilian Bobtails are not as common as some other breeds of cats. However, there are a number of breeders who specialize in this breed.


The cost of a Kurilian Bobtail kitten will vary. However, you can expect to pay between $1,000 and $2,000 for a kitten from a reputable breeder.

Pros and Cons

Kurilian Bobtails are a great breed of cat for people who are looking for a playful, affectionate, and intelligent pet. 


 Kurilian Bobtails are fascinating and unique cats that make great pets.

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