The abyssinian is often a colorful cat with a distinctly ticked coat medium in size and regal in appearance. The somali cat breed.
You just know that a cat who looks like this has a sense of humor and you can expect that he will exercise it at your expense.
Abyssinian cat personality. 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. The cat is to give the appearance of activity sound health and general vigor. An introduction to the abyssinian breed.
The ocicat is an all domestic breed of cat which resembles a wild cat but has no wild dna in its gene poolthe breed is unusual in that it is spotted like a wild cat but has the temperament of a domestic animalit is named for its resemblance to the ocelotthe breed was established from siamese and abyssinian stock. Lithe hard and muscular showing eager activity and lively interest in their surroundings. They are often well balanced temperamentally and physically.
Choosing a purebred is the best way to know what a cats looks and personality might be like but its never a guarantee. 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. Even within breeds cat behavior personality and sometimes appearance will vary widely.
In the 1970s an australian woman named dr. Abyssinian temperament and personality. Abyssinian cat breeders listed by cattery who also work with chocolate and lilac colors.
The abyssinian cat breed. Cornish rex temperament and personality. Later american shorthairs silver tabbies were added to the mix and gave the.
Truda straede decided to breed a new feline that possessed attributes of all her favorite cat types. Although the abyssinian is one of the oldest known breeds there continues to be speculation and controversy concerning its history. If youre pining for a sweet gentle lap cat the abyssinian likely isnt a good match for your home.
Australias first pedigreed cat is part abyssinian.