Devon Rex

The Devon Rex (described as alien-like by some) is a medium-sized cat has very large ears and eyes with a unique coat. It is curly or wavy and comes in three hair layers: guard, awn and down. The guard coat is very light but also very wiry and coarse. The awn and down coats are dense and closer to the body. Personality: The Devon Rex is a playful, friendly and outgoing cat breed. It likes human companionship and tries to snuggle up as much as it can. The Devon Rex is low-maintenance and doesn't require lots of attention or entertainment. This breed is happy to spend time on its own, but is always happy to be around their owners.

Devon Rex image
Origin
Devon, 1960
Life Span
10-15 years
Other Names
Devon Rex

Devon Rex Build Information

Size
Medium

The Devon Rex (described as alien-like by some) is a medium-sized cat has very large ears and eyes with a unique coat. It is curly or wavy and comes in three hair layers: guard, awn and down. The guard coat is very light but also very wiry and coarse. The awn and down coats are dense and closer to the body.

Behaviour and Personality

Kid Friendliness
Affection Level
Activity Level

The Devon Rex is a playful, friendly and outgoing cat breed. It likes human companionship and tries to snuggle up as much as it can. The Devon Rex is low-maintenance and doesn't require lots of attention or entertainment. This breed is happy to spend time on its own, but is always happy to be around their owners.

Appearance

Grooming
Minimal (Weekly brushing, nail trimming, ear and tooth cleaning)

Are you a Devon Rex Parent?

Make your dog famous and share your pictures with our community!

Upload a Pet Photo

Leave a review of this Breed

Is this information incomplete? Help us improve this dog breed profile, by submitting your information here.

Devon Rex Pet Insurance

When adding a dog or cat to your family you want to make sure your pet is happy, healthy and protected. During its lifetime your pet is exposed to many illnesses and diseases and some breeds are affected by a congenital disease which is a condition existing at birth. At these moments when your pet is ill or maybe needs surgery, you want to be protected for the unexpected and high veterinarian costs.

Insure your Devon Rex

Learn more about pet insurance here to keep your pet healthy and request your FREE Quote now!

Our website does not take any position with or against designer dog breeds or mixed breeds. We also stay neutral about the buying or adoption of pets. Our main goal is to keep users informed about the dog breeds and the multiple options they might have when getting a new pet.
Get a Quote!

Get A FREE, No Obligation Pet Health Insurance Quote within 5 Minutes