Three claim to the title of the smallest cat in the world candidate: the lowest at the withers of Tinker Toy (USA), the shortest Mr. Pibbles (USA) and the easiest Pete (UK).
- 1 smallest height
- 2 The shortest body
- 3 The lightest cat in the world
In this category, the Tibetan-Himalayan cat Tinker won Toy (Tinker Toy) from Illinois. In adulthood, her height at the withers It was only 7 cm with a length of 19 cm (excluding the tail).
Mr. Pibbles the cat is recognized as the owner of the smallest body (Mr. Peebles) from Illinois. The length of this adorable baby It was only 17.8 cm excluding the tail.
During life, the baby suffered from a malformation of the spine.
The lightest cat in the world
In the last nomination, the victory was won by a cat Pete, a native Great Britain. Its owner Jackie Reid claims that the animal in 10 years old weighed only 907 grams. Despite its abnormally Small Pete lived a long and happy feline life.
In all three cases, the cause is exceptionally small animals was a genetic factor.