(These cats originally were a single mutation that people then capitalized on because they thought the short legs were 'cute.' Cats were built to jump and be lithe, not have daschund' legs. Munchkins are exploited.
The Skookum is a cross between the Munchkin and the LaPerm cat breed with the result being a short legged cat with a curly coat. This rare breed of cat is registered with the Dwarf Cat Association and TICA as an experimental breed.
I WANT!The Munchkin is a cat breed created by a naturally occurring genetic mutation that results in cats with abnormally short legs. However, the shortness of their legs does not seem to interfere with their running and leaping abilities.
SKOOKUM: LaPerm x Munchkin | In this breeding we hope to get a short legged cat with curly hair, which doesn't happen with any predictable regularity. The litters of two Skookum parents can contain Laperms, Munchkins, Skookums and Non Standards, (cats wi