The Cymric is a medium to large size domestic cat breed that is developed in Canada while the breed’s Manx bloodline originated in the Isle of Man. Also known as Longhair Manx and long-haired Manx . Cymric’s can be characterized by their stump a tail, as a result of a genetic mutation, and silky, medium-length double coat that comes in a variety of colors and patterns. They are gentle and affectionate cats, who love protecting their family from mice.
Common Health Conditions
- Any cat can be affected by mast cell tumors, but it seems more common in felines over 4 years of age. External skin mast cell tumors generally form on the head, neck and body, but can be anywhere. They are small, firm, raised, hairless and can become itchy.
- Obesity can contribute to many illnesses and deaths in cat and your Cymric will need regular exercise and diet regulation to avoid gaining weight.
- Feline lower urinary tract disease can affect your Cymric and may cause abnormal urinations and blood in the urine.