This one of our cats, Bubble--his brother is Squeak--he is part of our family, too. They are a Manx cats, which means they have no tail--in actuality, they have about a 1 inch stubby tail. He is a long hair & luckily loves to get brushed. He has a twin--our neighbors that we got him & his brother from kept that one--his name is Killer. They are all 12 yrs old.