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. Abyssinian cat breeders listed by cattery who also work with chocolate and lilac colors.
The somali cat is often described as a long haired african cat.
Black silver abyssinian cat. Black chausies with silver tipped fur grizzle occur. 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. In a usual tortoiseshell the black patches become brown tabby ie.
Silver and golden persians. Later american shorthairs silver tabbies were added to the mix and gave the. By janice reichle the silver persian has long been referred to as the rolls royce of the cat world.
Cfa breedcolor designation charts. 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 look is timeless and elegant and they have always been described as regal and exquisite in appearance. 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. Black markings on brown background the red patches become more obviously red tabby red patches on paler red background.
A product of a recessive gene in abyssinian cats though how the gene was introduced into the abyssinian gene pool is unknown. Grizzle there is a form of tipped fur found in the chausie a breed derived from hybridising f chaus jungle cat with the domestic cat. Common cat colors this section is primarily intended to answer the question what color is my cat it also explains basic color terminology and gives some information about how the colors and patterns work together.
This is looks like a reversed chinchilla but appears to be a form of black agouti inherited from f chaus.