Welcome to raccs welcome to the website of raccs the russian abyssinian cat club of scotland which supports breeders and owners of all colours of abyssinian and russian cats and nebelungs too in scotland the uk and around the world. The abyssinian is noted for its regal appearance and lithe body with long slender legs.
Their high melanin pigment content causes most black cats to have yellow golden eyes.
Abyssinian cat black. The overall impression of the somali is that of a well proportioned medium to large cat firm muscular development lithe showing an alert lively interest in all surroundings with an even disposition and easy to handle. It resembles the sacred cat of ancient egypt. Cfa breedcolor designation charts.
The cat is to give the appearance of activity sound health and general vigor. A black cat is a domestic cat with black fur that may be a mixed or specific breedthe cat fanciers association cfa recognizes 22 cat breeds that can come with solid black coats. This cat rare outside the united states is medium to large in.
The somali cat breed. The following codes incorporate the breed color and sex of a cat registered by cfa and used in the prefix section of a cats registration number. The bombay breed is exclusively black.
The abyssinian is said to have originated in india and it was also portrayed by the egyptians. It is seen in four colors ruddy the original pattern red blue and fawn. The somali cat is often described as a long haired african cat.
Abyssinian catthe abyssinian resembles the sacred cat of ancient egyptencyclopaedia britannica inc. All black fur pigmentation is slightly more prevalent in male cats than female cats. Cat felis catus also called house cat or domestic cat domesticated member of the family felidae order carnivora and the smallest member of that familylike all felids domestic cats are characterized by supple low slung bodies finely molded heads long tails that aid in balance and specialized teeth and claws that adapt them admirably to a life of active hunting.
Bella blue is an adult blue female spayed abyssinian with beautiful green eyes found wandering around midtown atlanta by two kind young ladies who then found us and brought her to us. Abyssinian cat breeders listed by cattery who also work with chocolate and lilac colors. A product of a recessive gene in abyssinian cats though how the gene was introduced into the abyssinian gene pool is unknown.