American Curl Shorthair

Summary

The American Curl is a breed of cat characterized by its unusual ears, which curl back from the face toward the center of the back of the skull. An American Curl's ears should be handled carefully because rough handling may damage the cartilage in the ear. The breed originated in Lakewood, California, as the result of a spontaneous mutation.

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Also known as

This breed is also called American Curl / American Curl Shorthair as well as American Curl Cat / American Curl Shorthair.

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