That’s right, an extremely rare, two-faced kitten was born in Amity, Oregon, on Tuesday. According to Stephanie Durkee, the owner of both the female kitten and its mother, took the two-faced cat to a vet, who say she’s in good health. Deucy was initially rejected by her mother, so she’s been feeding her warmed kitten formula from a syringe. Continue reading for a video and more information.
Yahoo News reports that “Durkee, who plans to keep Deucy, says the kitten was born at ‘6:11 a.m. on 6/11 under the ‘Gemini’ astrological sign.’ Durkee said she ‘can’t help but wonder at the ‘double’ coincidences surrounding Deucy’s birth.” Two-faced cats – known as Janus cats, for the two-faced Roman god who also gave us the word ‘January’ – are unusual but not unprecedented.