Contrary to popular belief (or concern), the munchkin cat does not suffer from spinal issues due to their short legs. The only limitation the munchkin cat appears to have with shorter legs is the ability to jump as high as a cat with traditionally longer legs.
Similarly, it is asked, do Munchkin cats have health problems?
Although Munchkin cats, when taken care of, can live about 12 to 15 years on average, there are some health problems that can develop due to their short legs. Lordosis is a condition that causes the spine to dip down and put pressure on the heart, lungs, and trachea, and it can be fatal as the organs begin to grow.
Similarly, how long do Munchkin cats live? 13 years
Keeping this in view, how much does it cost to adopt a Munchkin Cat?
It costs around $75-$100 to adopt a Munchkin cat. Conversely, Munchkin cats from a breeder can be extremely expensive and may fall in the $1,000-$2,300 range.
Are Munchkin kittens expensive?
In short, the answer is there’s quite a range of prices for Munchkin Cats. You can get them from anywhere from around $50 to $3000 (or even free), but a good average range would be in the $500 – $1200 range depending upon many factors.