These Werewolf Cats will Keep the Neighbors Off Your Porch this Halloween

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While black cats might have been a Halloween staple for decades, they may now have a rival for spooky mascot status. Lykoi Cats, according to Refinery29, “get their unique appearance from a natural mutation in a domestic shorthair that gives the felines werewolf features and prevents them from growing a full coat of fur”.¬†

Johnny Gobble and his wife Brittney, who are vets, were given a litter of kitties with this rare mutation. The cats were tested for skin and medical abnormalities, but their unusual appearance is not caused by any disorder.

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According to the breeders website, the cats behave more like dogs than traditional cat breeds. They show a lot of loyalty to their owners, are motivated by scent and are very aware and intelligent.

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