Heterochromia in Cats



Image: Douglas M. Paine

When we think of cats’ eyes, we generally think of eyes of the same color. However, in both humans (like musical artist David Bowie) and animals – including the mysterious feline and dogs – there are instances where eyes come in two different colors.


Image: Laura Bittner

In a condition called complete heterochromia, the whole iris of one eye is a different color from the iris of the other eye.

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