Photos from Angel Waves Cattery
The Cornish Rex has a wedge-shaped face with large ears set high. Medium, oval-shaped eyes. Short, wavy coat with easy maintenance, but that provides little protection. Originated in Cornwall, England and took its name from the Rex rabbit which has a similar coat. Its body shape resembles that of a Whippet dog.
- BREED TYPE: Spontaneous mutation
- BODY TYPE: Foreign
- COAT TYPE: Shorthair
- SIZE: Small to medium
- TEMPERAMENT: Active and playful. Affectionate and people-oriented. Kitten-like antics are forever present.
- COLORS: White, cream, blue and cream, cinnamon silver. Tortoiseshell, Calico van. Chocolate point (Si-rex). Smoke: red, blue, blue-cream, black smoke and white.