The History of The Devon Rex Cat
In 1960, The Devon Rex cats came about from One Woman named Beryl Cox in Devonshire, England. This small pixie looking cat with a thin, wavy, tight coat of fur was found abandoned near a tin mine. This one Tom Cat mated another cat and she was able to take one of those kittens in. That cat is named Kirlee and he became the founding father to the amazing Devon Rex Cat Breed. Through several more matings Beryl was able to determine that the Devon Rex coat was not the same as the Cornish Rex coat found 10 years earlier. They concluded that the Devon Rex wavy haired gene was a seperate one from Cornish Rex. Kirlee (founding father Devon) created many children and they safely were able to make a breed after a years of in breeding. Kirlee Lived a very long, productive life until he was killed in a road accident in 1970.
Devons have many characteristics and amazing personalities. They are the pixie cat of the cat world for their Elfish look to them and smaller stature. They are michievious, playful, very social, very extremely loving, intelligent, pet friendly, vocal with the people they love, and they love to hang out on your shoulder. We call them parrot cats when they don’t leave your shoulder. This breed is definetely one of a kind and truly awesome. They are better with their michievious side when there is another cat in the home for them to play with. Devon Rex cats are also one of the smallest cats in the world. A grown female Devon will only grow to be 5 to 6lbs. A grown male Devon can grow a tad bigger but mostly they stay between 6 to 7lbs. Their bodies are very muscular, and short to the ground. They have beautiful plush like coats of fur resembling teddy bears.
Lykoi_VA is very proud to be able to say we are now breeding these wonderful pixie cats and enjoying their incredible personalities. We are loving every minute with these amazing cats. Please check out our Lykoi_VA FaceBook page for any and all updates on litters and planned upcoming litters. Devons will start being available by May of 2019. and we can’t wait!!
PRICING ON ATREYUKATZ CATTERY DEVON REX CATS ARE $1800 DOLLARS. ALL CONTRACT INFORMATION AND HOW TO START THE PROCESS OF ADOPTION IS ON OUR CONTACT PAGE. ALL THE THINGS YOU GET WITH YOUR DEVON REX KITTEN ARE ON THE KITTEN PAGE. AND AS STATED ALL UPDATES ON UPCOMING DEVON LITTERS AND AVAILABLE DEVON KITTENS WILL BE SEEN ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE AND INSTAGRAM. FACEBOOK PAGE HAS THE MOST UP TO DATE INFORMATION THOUGH… OUR FACEBOOK PAGE IS: LYKOI_VA. OUR INSTAGRAM IS THE SAME. THANK YOU AND I HOPE YOU WILL ENJOY THIS BREED AS MUCH AS I HAVE..
~Devon Rex Breeding Kings~
THIS IS “ROMKA”. Romka is a White Odd Eyed Devon Rex male. Hes absolutely stunning!
THIS IS “Marko*. Marko is a Red Point/Mink and White Devon Rex male. He is going to be beautiful as an adult.
~Devon Rex Breeding Queens~
THIS IS “ORCHID” AND SHE IS A STUNNING Black Mackeral Torbie Devon Rex female. Her kittens are always gorgeous!
This is *Glitter*. She is a Cinnamon Tabby Devon Rex female and she is going to be perfection when she is older.