The Kurilian Bobtail is a natural breed of cat, which means that it developed without human intervention. Because it is a naturally formed breed, few hereditary diseases are known and the breed is healthy and strong.
Due to the relatively remote location of the Kuril Islands, it took the world a while to learn about the Kurilian Bobtail. In recent years, however, they have become better known to cat lovers around the world. The Kurilian Bobtail is a tall, wild-looking cat that contrasts completely with its gentle and playful nature