About the Selkirk Rex

Selkirk Rex cats are very quiet, tolerant, lively, balanced and intelligent.

The British Shorthair contributed the laid-back personality, the Persian added their affectionate nature and the Exotic brought a playful nature to the breed.

Source: key facts and characteristics sourced from World Cat Congress (WCC)

Breed specifics

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United States
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Medium coat
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Medium

Quiet / Even-tempered / Lively / Loving

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  • Needs moderate grooming
  • Suited to indoor and outdoor life
  • Patient with children and other animals