The abyssinian cat breed. In the 1970s an australian woman named dr.
They are often well balanced temperamentally and physically.
Abyssinian cat blue. The somali cat is often described as a long haired african cat. Each breed section holds detailed information about both of our club breeds including breed descriptions and links to related breed websites for russian blue and. Our database includes information you want to know including the breeder website contact information facebook page memberships to associations and more.
Cat breeders near mefinding a reputable breeder in your area can be a difficult task and thats why weve taken the time to research and find breeders that you can trust. The confident and alert abyssinian is thought to be one of the oldest cat breeds. It resembles the sacred cat of ancient egypt.
The abyssinian is noted for its regal appearance and lithe body with long slender legs. The club section holds information about abyssinian and russian blues looking for new homes as well as a welfare page for more less fortunate abyssinians and russian blues. A product of a recessive gene in abyssinian cats though how the gene was introduced into the abyssinian gene pool is unknown.
An introduction to the abyssinian breed. Australias first pedigreed cat is part abyssinian. Interesting abyssinian cat facts.
Although he resembles a small african wildcat hes a domestic feline through and through. Lithe hard and muscular showing eager activity and lively interest in their surroundings. Although the abyssinian is one of the oldest known breeds there continues to be speculation and controversy concerning its history.
This cat rare outside the united states is medium to large in. The abyssinian is often a colorful cat with a distinctly ticked coat medium in size and regal in appearance. Abyssinian catthe abyssinian resembles the sacred cat of ancient egyptencyclopaedia britannica inc.
Abyssinian cat can reach 2 feet in length and 6 to 10 pounds of weight. To begin please. Abyssinian cat has short silky thick fur that can be silver golden brown cinnamon blue gray and light brown color.
Abyssinian cat breeders listed by cattery who also work with chocolate and lilac colors. Truda straede decided to breed a new feline that possessed attributes of all her favorite cat types. The russian and abyssinian cat club of scotland raccs.