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Midas the 4-Eared Kitten is an Instagram Star


A photo of Midas, a kitten with four ears

Cat images have at all times been in style on the Web, however there’s a new kitten stealing hearts on Instagram that appears completely different from all the remainder. Meet Midas, a four-month-old kitten that has 4 ears.

The kitten lives in Ankara, Turkey, with its proprietor, Canis Dosemeci, and it was born with a uncommon genetic mutation that gave it a faulty jaw in addition to an additional small ear in entrance of every of its larger regular ears.

A photo of Midas, a kitten with four ears

What’s much more uncommon is the truth that all 4 of the ears are practical — Midas’ veterinarian tells Reuters that the miniature ears don’t intrude with the kitten’s listening to in any respect as a result of all 4 ears are related correctly to the ear canals.

A photo of Midas, a kitten with four ears

“Our Midas is [a] very playful cat,” Dosemeci tells Reuters. “She likes to cuddle and sit on my lap and sleep on my lap.”

Midas will get alongside properly with the 2 household Golden Retrievers, Zeyno and Suzi, and the trio is usually discovered snuggling collectively.

A photo of Midas, a kitten with four ears

Dosemeci adopted Midas after the kitten was born in her metropolis in a litter of six, and she or he fell in love with Midas after seeing her as a result of she was frightened that the kitten would have hassle discovering a house.

“We have now by no means considered shopping for a cat,” Dosemeci says. “We simply needed to rescue a cat from the road and we needed to undertake her.”

A photo of Midas, a kitten with four ears

A photo of Midas, a kitten with four ears

A photo of Midas, a kitten with four ears

A photo of Midas, a kitten with four ears

Dosemeci arrange an Instagram account for Midas in October 2021, and in lower than two months the kitten has already attracted over 114,000 followers.

A photo of Midas, a kitten with four ears

A photo of Midas, a kitten with four ears

A photo of Midas, a kitten with four ears

A photo of Midas, a kitten with four ears

A photo of Midas, a kitten with four ears

Cats with bodily “defects” and/or genetic anomalies are sometimes prone to being undesirable, however Midas’ house owners hope that her Web stardom will create love in individuals’s hearts for cats of all shapes.

“I hope Midas’ recognition can elevate an consciousness of adopting [and] not shopping for,” Dosemeci says.


Picture credit: Images by Canis Dosemeci and used with permission



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