Munchkin Shorthair


The Munchkin cat or Sausage cat is a newer breed of cat characterized by its very short legs, which are caused by a genetic mutation. The Munchkin is considered to be the original breed of dwarf cat. Much controversy erupted over the breed when it was recognized by The International Cat Association (TICA) in 1995 with critics voicing concern over potential health and mobility issues. Many pedigree cat associations around the world have refused to recognize the Munchkin cat due to the welfare of the breed and severity of the health issues, including the Governing Council of the Cat Fancy (GCCF).The name "munchkin" derives from writer L. Frank Baum's diminutive inhabitants of Munchkin Country, originating in the 1900 novel, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.

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Diese Rasse wird auch Lambkin / Munchkin Shorthair, Lambkin Cat / Munchkin Shorthair, Munchkin / Munchkin Shorthair, Munchkin Cat / Munchkin Shorthair sowie Munchkin Shorthair genannt.

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