It resembles the sacred cat of ancient egypt. Abyssinian temperament and personality.
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Blue silver abyssinian cat. Abyssinian cat has short silky thick fur that can be silver golden brown cinnamon blue gray and light brown color. Interesting abyssinian cat facts. The somali cat is often described as a long haired african cat.
If youre pining for a sweet gentle lap cat the abyssinian likely isnt a good match for your home. Abyssinian cat can reach 2 feet in length and 6 to 10 pounds of weight. Lithe hard and muscular showing eager activity and lively interest in their surroundings.
A product of a recessive gene in abyssinian cats though how the gene was introduced into the abyssinian gene pool is unknown. Cfa breedcolor designation charts. It is their short dense coat which has been the hallmark of the russian breed for more than a century.
The abyssinian is noted for its regal appearance and lithe body with long slender legs. 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. 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.
They are often well balanced temperamentally and physically. Although the abyssinian is one of the oldest known breeds there continues to be speculation and controversy concerning its history. The abyssinian cat breed.
The abyssinian is often a colorful cat with a distinctly ticked coat medium in size and regal in appearance. This cat rare outside the united states is medium to large in. An introduction to the abyssinian breed.
They develop close bonds with their owners and are sought out as pets due to their personalities beauty and coat. The russian blue is a cat breed that comes in colors varying from a light shimmering silver to a darker slate grey. Abyssinian cat breeders listed by cattery who also work with chocolate and lilac colors.