Cornish Rex

Cornish Rex

This is a confident cat who loves people and will follow them around, waiting for any opportunity to sit in a lap or give a kiss. He enjoys being handled, making it easy to take him to the veterinarian or train him for therapy work. The Cornish Rex stay in kitten mode most of their lives and well into their senior years.

Breed Overview

  • Temperament: Affectionate, Intelligent, Active, Curious, Playful
  • Origin: United Kingdom
  • Life Span: 11 - 14 years
  • Adaptability: High
  • Affection Level: High
  • Energylevel: High
  • Child Friendliness: Moderate
  • Dog Friendliness: High
  • Shedding Level: Low
  • Social Needs: High
  • Stranger Friendliness: Moderate
  • Tendency To Vocalize: Low
  • Hypoallergenic: true
  • Weight: undefined lbs
  • Intelligence: High

Disclaimer: While the characteristics mentioned here may frequently represent this breed, cats are individuals whose personalities and appearances will vary. Please consult the adoption organization for details on a specific pet.

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