Certain genetic abnormalities can lead to very interesting differences in the physical appearance of animals. You have to think of Instagram superstars like Midas, the pussy that took the Internet by storm with its four ears, or the late Grumpy Cat, whose grumpy appearance was due to under-occlusion and feline dwarfism.
This article therefore deals with the tricks of nature, which gave rise to unusual genetic surprises and, in some cases, the senses among the animal. When you’re done with this collection of clichés of duveteuses creatures, be sure to check out the previous articlehypnosis on one-of-a-kind pets!
She has the most beautiful eyes
I look like Bigfoot!
In cats, there are genetic mutations that cause changes in their physical appearance. In the wild, mutations that make cats look unusual often disappear quickly from the population, as single-naked individuals fail to reproduce in large numbers.
Zeus, the German shepherd with dwarfism
Here is Narnia, a rare two-faced pussy
More chez les chats domestiques, certain body mutations, such as ear responses, can be considered an attractive feature. Indeed, breeders select these unique characteristics and they end up perpetuating themselves within the domestic cat population. That said, it is important to note that these changes, even if they are considered attractive, are not always healthy for our pets and can have a huge impact on their health.
A rainbow reticulated python. Just another reminder that there are so many beautiful things in this world that are underestimated, including snakes
Dexter and an abnormal tail
Among the many genetic mutations found in cats, those that alter the ears are particularly attractive to breeds. For example, think of folded ears. This mutation is specific to the Scottish Fold breed, they did not respond to the ears before and to varying degrees. However, it is associated with cartilage defects, such as swollen legs and a waiting tail.