There's so much more to these kitties than their adorably big feet.

11 things you didn't know about polydactyl cats

There's so much more to these kitties than their adorably big feet.

And they’d probably love to paw at you, too. | 19 Polydactyl Cats Who Are Absolutely, Paws-Itively Adorable

19 Adorable Polydactyl Cats Who Just Want To Give You A Hand

And they’d probably love to paw at you, too. | 19 Polydactyl Cats Who Are Absolutely, Paws-Itively Adorable

Polydactyl Cat | An X-ray of the paws of a polydactyl cat. The number of toes never ...

Polydactyl Cat | An X-ray of the paws of a polydactyl cat. The number of toes never ...

Bjørn B Svingen, owner of a Skipskatt (a Polydactyl cat) "I have heard people say that these genes came to Norway long ago. The story was that the genes were inherited from Spanish or Portuguese ship cats with this "'disorder'. These cats were supposedly common on ships trading on the Norwegian coastline. They have again become popular, at least in our area, and are plentiful in Trøndelag in mid Norway." As a result, they are also known there as "Skipskatt" (ship-cat).

Bjørn B Svingen, owner of a Skipskatt (a Polydactyl cat) "I have heard people say that these genes came to Norway long ago. The story was that the genes were inherited from Spanish or Portuguese ship cats with this "'disorder'. These cats were supposedly common on ships trading on the Norwegian coastline. They have again become popular, at least in our area, and are plentiful in Trøndelag in mid Norway." As a result, they are also known there as "Skipskatt" (ship-cat).

Gimme 5… 6… 7? Polydactyl cats have more than the usual toes! The trait is found most often in western England, Wales, and the eastern parts of the United States and Canada.

Polydactyl Cats: The Charm of Big Feet

Gimme 5… 6… 7? Polydactyl cats have more than the usual toes! The trait is found most often in western England, Wales, and the eastern parts of the United States and Canada.

I definitely wouldn’t be opposed to these super-pawed kitties. | 19 Polydactyl Cats Who Are Absolutely, Paws-Itively Adorable

I definitely wouldn't be opposed to these super-pawed kitties.

I definitely wouldn’t be opposed to these super-pawed kitties. | 19 Polydactyl Cats Who Are Absolutely, Paws-Itively Adorable

Spitting image of my boy, Buddy.  His sister is slightly lighter.  I still can't understand why they were up,for adoption at two, but I'm so glad they have been part of our family for ten years.  Best cats ever!

Spitting image of my boy, Buddy. His sister is slightly lighter. I still can't understand why they were up,for adoption at two, but I'm so glad they have been part of our family for ten years. Best cats ever!

* * " Extra toes haz so many advantages. Fer example: 52 pick-ups whenz toothpicks fallz beez easy cleanin' off de floor."

Polydactyl Cats: The Charm of Big Feet

* * " Extra toes haz so many advantages. Fer example: 52 pick-ups whenz toothpicks fallz beez easy cleanin' off de floor."

The exception to this quote would be when a cat is in pain, they can be difficult to assess on a pain scale.

The exception to this quote would be when a cat is in pain, they can be difficult to assess on a pain scale.

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¿Eres amante de los gatos? Visita mi blog http://ayudafelina.blogspot.com

7 Things to Know About Polydactyl Cats

7 Things to Know About Polydactyl Cats

This beautiful kitty with giant toes and feet was taken in by Panda Paws Rescue. This is her being held by the veterinary staff, showing off her big feet and many toes.

This beautiful kitty with giant toes and feet was taken in by Panda Paws Rescue. This is her being held by the veterinary staff, showing off her big feet and many toes.

Polydactyl Kitten - my friends in America have one and I dream of owning one too! Look at those paws!

Polydactyl Kitten - my friends in America have one and I dream of owning one too! Look at those paws!

Lady Isadora White polydactyl Maine coon cat

Lady Isadora White polydactyl Maine coon cat

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