Famous Scottish Folds
The popularity of the Scottish Fold has increased dramatically over the past several years. It’s public exposure can be attributed to a number of factors, but the following famous Scottish Folds played a significant role in this:
Susie is the original Scottish Fold, found in 1961 at a farm in Perthshire, Scotland. One of Susie’s kittens ‘Snooks’, (the only kitten capable of breeding, since the other was neutered) was bred with a male tabby cat. Susie was killed by a car several months after giving birth to her kittens, but she lives on through every Scottish Fold alive today. If you want to learn more about the history of the Scottish Fold, check out this article:
About Scottish Folds
MaruMaru is a male Scottish Fold living in Japan, who became very popular on YouTube. To this date, his videos have been viewed millions of times, and he has been featured on countless television programs. He even has a book detailing his life which is titled “I am Maru.” It can be found here:
I Am Maru
If you want to see some videos of Maru playing, check out this Top 10 Reasons to Own a Scottish Fold list!