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What is a wolf cat?

Last Updated: 12th June, 2020

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In Greek, the word “Lykoi” means “Wolf.” A new, genetically engineered cat, the Lykoi, or “Wolf Cat,” is said to resemble a wolf or, some say, a werewolf. Further research revealed a rare, “naturally occurring mutation,” found only in domestic shorthair cats.

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Also asked, how much is a Lykoi cat?

Because of their rarity, Lykoi kittens go for more that $2,000. Blue Lykoi kittens start at $1,500, black tuxedo kittens are $1,800, and black roan Lykoi cats cost $2,500. Unfortunately, there are currently no new litters and interested animal lovers will have to sign-up on a waitlist on the Gobbles' website.

Likewise, are Lykoi cats healthy? Thankfully, the Lykoi has not shown any specific health problems; however the scientists studying the Lykoi warn that it is too early to tell. Normally a breed will not display health problems until the cat is at least 6-7 years old.

Secondly, are Wolf cats real?

The Lykoi is a natural mutation from a domestic shorthair that has the appearance of a werewolf. The mutation has occurred in domestic cats over the last 20 years. The Lykoi breed was developed in Vonore, Tennessee and is said to resemble a werewolf. The word "lykoi" means 'wolves' in Greek.

How long do Lykoi cats live?

20 years

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