Selkirk Rex


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Selkirk Rex

n
(Breeds) a breed of large curly-haired cat
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But this new breed, the Selkirk Rex aka Poodle Cat?
Other flat-faced breeds are the British Shorthair, Scottish Fold, Munchkin and Selkirk Rex. Their prominent eyes put them at risk of eye trauma when they run into an object or a sharp paw in a scuffle with another cat.
Officially called the Selkirk Rex, scientists at University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna, confirmed the breed's existence in a study published last year.
The Selkirk Rex has been known by cat connoisseurs and has been an accepted cat breed by the (http://www.tica.org/public/breeds/sr/intro.php) International Cat Association since 1992 and other major feline associations -- science only confirmed the cat breed in (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22837475) a study published in October 2012 .
La enfermedad del rinon poliquistico o PKD (Polycystic Kidney Disease) afecta al 38% de la poblacion mundial de gato persa y exotico, apareciendo tambien esporadicamente en otras razas que se han originado por cruzamiento con aquellas, como Selkirk Rex, Scottish Fol., Birmano, Ragdoll, American Rex Devon, Maine Coon, Bosque de Noruega, Sphynx, Cornisa Rex, Abisinio y Somali.