Nicknamed “the fox cat” Somali cats are agile and dextrous. They are famous for being able to use their paws like monkeys can.
Somali cats look a lot like foxes, so much so that they have been nicknamed “the fox cat.” They have very bushy tails and a thick ruff around their faces. Couple that with their pointed ears, and you can see why they might be mistaken for a fox.
Somali cats are playful and friendly and have beautiful long coats that need regular grooming to keep them looking their best. They are agile and active cats are famous for their dexterous paws that they can use almost like a monkey’s paw.