Four-month-old Russian Blue cat, called Midas, appeared on Instagram three weeks ago after owner Canis, who lives in Turkey, set up an Instagram account for her

A cat born with four ears has gone viral racking up thousands of fans on its Instagram account.

Midas the kitten can boast influencer status after gaining almost 20,000 Instagram followers in the three weeks her account has been live.

The Russian Blue, who’s just four months old, has a genetic mutation which caused him to sprout an extra pair of ears.