Skookum is the name of a recognized breed of cat. It is a small affectionate cat very similar to a related breed called the Munchkin but with curls similar to its other parent breed the LaPerm. Its head is a broad modified wedge shape with rounded contours and medium large walnut shaped eyes. The head shows no extremes of features but the eyes are large for its head and expressive. The neck and body are moderate in type but thickish with a rounded chest and good solid musculature structure.