Have you ever seen a male calico cat? Probably not, as a result of solely about one in each 3,000 calico cats is born male, that means there’s lower than a 0.1% likelihood of a calico cat being a boy. Well, prepare for a loopy calico coincidence!
I just lately acquired an e-mail from Shelter to Home Rescue in Wyandotte, Michigan, telling me a couple of male calico kitten who got here in to the rescue. Not per week later, I acquired an e-mail from Our Farm Sanctuary in Tipp City, Ohio, telling me about their male calico! Let’s meet the boys:
Stevie: When employees at Shelter to Home Rescue took in a litter of three kittens, they simply assumed the calico was feminine. Nope! “We got the word when Stevie and his brothers went to the vet for a wellness exam,” says Shelley Bawol, president of Shelter to Home.
Rare calico boy: Stevie. ©Getty Images
Shelley says it’s an actual deal with to see. “We feel fortunate enough to have one come into our rescue,” she says.
Stevie was the smallest of the litter however had the most important persona. He was adopted (by a veterinarian, no much less) and is now dwelling the great life in Illinois.
Learn extra about Shelter to Home Rescue at sheltertohome.com, and observe it on Facebook and Instagram @sheltertohome.
Prince Riesen: This little man and his brother, York, had been born in a foster house after their mother, Rolo, got here to the sanctuary as a pregnant stray. “Riesen is a sweet, loving boy who’s a tad spoiled by his foster family,” says sanctuary volunteer Chelsea Robinson. “He loves following people around and demanding they submit to his royal pleasure of being constantly petted and adored.”
Chelsea and the opposite volunteers imagine that Riesen is aware of he’s one thing particular — and so they all suppose so, too!
Currently, Riesen is ready for his ceaselessly house. That shouldn’t take too lengthy, although, as he has many adoption purposes throughout seven states.
Learn extra about Our Farm Sanctuary at ourfarmsanctuary.org, and observe it on Facebook and Instagram @ourfarmsanctuary.