Lykoi cats are certainly eye-catching. But do you dig this new breed, sometimes known as werewolf cats?
You might not appreciate one of these cats brushing against your leg unexpectedly on a dark night – they resemble mini werewolves!
Lykoi cats get their quirky looks from a naturally occurring Sphynx cat mutation mixed with black domestic shorthair. Now the eye-catching appearance of the pussies have seen a new trend in breeding the type.
It is now being championed by a group of breeders spearheaded by Tennessee-based Lykoi specialist Johnny Gobble and his family. Mr Gobble, a practicing vet, says the first litter was born in July 2010.
So, are these werewolf cats cute or creepy. Check out the pictures below and decide for yourself…
So what do you reckon – would you choose this breed?