Scottish Fold Cat Breeders in California

When looking for Scottish Fold Cat breeders in California, it is important to find an ethical, registered cattery who specializes in the breed and understands their personality traits and how best to care for them. We highly recommend finding a breeder in your area. A local Scottish Fold Cat breeder will ask questions about your household makeup, location and other key questions to help find you the right fit. You'll get to ask them questions, too - see our FAQs at the bottom of this page for what to ask.

Here at Cat Kingpin, we have done the research for you so you can find the most reputable Scottish Fold Cat catteries in California and start the journey towards getting your new kitten. Below is our complete list of Scottish Fold Cat breeders in California with kittens for sale, first as a summary then with additional details:

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Breeder Name City Website
Cyrious Cats Santa Cruz CyriousCats.com
Stirling Bridge Cattery N/A StirlingBridgeCattery.com
Thissel Down Sebastopol ThisselDown.com
Front Page Kat N/A FrontPageKat.com
MacGilli Cattery Mammoth Lakes Scottish-Fold-Cattery.com
Windrunner Cattery and Kennel Vista WindrunnerPets.webs.com
My Scottish Fold Los Angeles MyScottishFold.com

Cyrious Cats

Has this breeder been Cat Kingpin Certified? Yes See our Certified Breeder Agreement

From the breeder:

We are a small Cattery in Santa Cruz California. We welcome the opportunity to introduce people to Scottish Fold cats, and we are happy to answer questions and to show you are beautiful, family raised kittens.

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  • Location: Santa Cruz, California
  • Associations: TICA,CFA
  • Website: CyriousCats.com
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Stirling Bridge Cattery

Has this breeder been Cat Kingpin Certified? No See our Certified Breeder Agreement

From the breeder:

We are a small home-based cattery. Our cattery recognizes the importance of independence and unity of the Scottish Fold & the British Shorthair cats for the health and well-being of both breeds. We spent a few years learning about showing and breeding before we decided on which breed we would like adopt. They love to be underfoot, but at the same time do not demand.

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Thissel Down

Has this breeder been Cat Kingpin Certified? No See our Certified Breeder Agreement

From the breeder:

All kittens are sold strictly on a neuter-only contract, indoors only and declawing is forbidden. Health guarantee assured. While I can ship if necessary, priority will be given to those able to pick the kitten up in person. Our cats are award winning, beautiful, friendly and healthy!We are a DNA PKD/Felv negative cattery.

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  • Location: Sebastopol, California
  • Associations: CFA
  • Website: ThisselDown.com
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Front Page Kat

Has this breeder been Cat Kingpin Certified? No See our Certified Breeder Agreement

From the breeder:

We exhibit in the CFA Southwest Region and our cattery is registered exclusively. Purchasing /adopting a kitten or cat is a long term commitment that should be taken very seriously and with a great deal of thought. They must be kept indoors, fed quality cat food, have regular vet visits and most importantly lots of love and attention.

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MacGilli Cattery

Has this breeder been Cat Kingpin Certified? No See our Certified Breeder Agreement

From the breeder:

My goal is to breed beautiful, healthy cats with excellent temperaments. We hope you will love them as much as we do. We are a FELV, FIV, PKD negative, and ringworm free cattery. I can ship your kitten weather permitting but I would prefer if you could pick up your kitten. It is stressful for kittens to fly alone on the plane.

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Windrunner Cattery and Kennel

Has this breeder been Cat Kingpin Certified? No See our Certified Breeder Agreement

From the breeder:

Is a small family kennel and cattery nestled on top of a quiet, tree-covered hill. All my kittens are current on shots and wormings, Revolution (or Stronghold) has been applied to prevent fleas/ticks/roundworms/heartworm/ear mites, a new blanket, 3 toys, a bag of excellent food (Taste of the Wild), clean ears, trimmed nails, a shot record, and a 1-yr. congenital health guarantee.

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My Scottish Fold

Has this breeder been Cat Kingpin Certified? No See our Certified Breeder Agreement

From the breeder:

Proud breeders of some of the most beautiful cats in the World! Our cats and kittens can be seen by appointment only. We Specialize in Gold, Silver,and tabby chinchilla Coated Scottish Fold Cats and Kittens.

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Not finding what you need?

Catteries are typically family-run, and sometimes there just aren't enough options near you. If our listed options for Scottish Fold Cats in California weren't enough, consider try considering another breed, a nearby state for this Scottish Fold Cats, or asking our Facebook group!

What are Scottish Fold Cats like?

Scottish Fold cats are known for their playful and affectionate nature. They are highly intelligent and adapt well to living with other pets, although they may prefer the company of other Scottish Folds. When considering a Scottish Fold for your family, it’s important to note that they enjoy human company and don’t like being left alone for extended periods.

These cats typically weigh between 6 and 13 pounds and can grow up to 13 inches in height. Scottish Fold cats have a distinctive folded ear characteristic, giving them a unique and charming appearance. Their coats are short and plush, coming in a variety of colors, including white, black, blue, cream, and silver among other variations. Registered Scottish Fold breeders will have kittens for sale with a range of coat colors and patterns.

FAQs when considering Scottish Fold Cats

How much do Scottish Fold Cats cost in California?

As a sought-after breed, Scottish Fold Cats for sale in California cost between $1,200 and $2,500. A cat’s price is based on its pedigree, coat quality, age, health and vaccination history. If an Scottish Fold Cat cat’s parents are show-winning, they can be even more expensive.

Do Scottish Fold cats have any health issues?

Scottish Fold cats are known to have a genetic mutation that can cause skeletal and cartilage abnormalities, which can lead to health issues such as joint pain and arthritis. It’s important to work with a reputable breeder who follows ethical breeding practices and does not breed cats with the gene mutation responsible for the folded ears.

What should I ask to choose the right Scottish Fold Cat breeder?

While there are many people in California who claim to be ethical Scottish Fold Cat breeders, not all hold a standard that you can feel great about. Asking some relevant questions about their philosophy will ensure you avoid Scottish Fold Cat breeders that do this only for financial gain, not having the interests of the cats or you in mind. Make sure you ask about:

  • Health history of the parents and vaccinations. They should have their first vaccinations by the time they're adopted.
  • Whether they've bred their Scottish Fold Cats with other breeds (they should disclose this and it would make it not a purebred lien.
  • Have the socialized the kitten among other kittens?
  • Do they belong to a California Scottish Fold Cat breed club? You can ask for references from the club.

Why does it matter if I buy from a registered Scottish Fold Cat breeder?

When you buy from a registered Scottish Fold Cat breeder (with either their local Scottish Fold Cat club, governing body, or TICA/CFA), that ensures that a standard of care and expertise is enforced. You can ask them about a wide range of topics such as the Scottish Fold Cat’s genealogy, the right kitten for you, common health problems with Scottish Fold Cats to look out for. We offer additional registration through our Cat Kingpin Certified program as well, although it's not a replacement for other registrations.