Yes, munchkin cats have serious health issues as compared to other breeds of cats out there. They are genetically mutated that’s why they have short legs in other words called “dwarf cats” The most common health issues are as a result of their mutation, they have bone deformities and some with a hollowed chest.
Also, there is another disease that is prone to these breeds that is the Lordosis meaning excessive curvature of the spine which affects these breeds. Aside from that these kittens are healthy and very much active like other cats, They are unable to jump to very high places but they still manage to jump to where they can reach. It is advisable to put their toys, food, water close where they can reach anytime they want.
How friendly are munchkin cats towards kids? Safe or No
looking for a cat that will be friendly to your kids and other pets presents it as the number one priority to every family. Getting a kitten that is well socialized with kids, a kitten that has a calm temperament is very important. Munchkin kittens naturally are easy-going cats, they are easy to train and studies have shown they are very friendly towards kids, and other pets. Matter of fact they love being curdled. they have the habit of standing on their hind legs mimicking the rabbit to get a better sight.
They are very intelligent cats, always get them puzzled toys and games that will help the preoccupied and