The name tabby cat brings to mind many different things for different people. She is 15 years old and is an indooroutdoor cat.
In fact the tabby pattern is found in many breeds and is a genetic landrace common among the general mixed breed population.
White grey abyssinian cat. The old phrase alley cat may come to mind with some people. Calico cats are domestic cats with a spotted or particolored coat that is predominantly white with patches of two other colors often orange and black sometimes gray. A tabby is any domestic cat felis catus that has a coat featuring distinctive stripes dots lines or swirling patterns always together with a mark resembling an m on its foreheadtabbies are sometimes erroneously assumed to be a cat breed.
Princess is a calico cat with black front legs white bib white front paws and a black chin. The action of caramel is noted as theoretical in reality the colours may be indistinguishable from other colours unless the presence of caramel is known from the cats pedigree. The cats listed are a selection.
There are many more cat breeds albeit that some are on the fringes of the cat fancy see domestic cat breeds for what i call fringe breeds. The rough coated scar nosed tattered eared lurker of alleys and dumpsters. 19009122 black cat sitting and looking at the camera isolated on white.
Outside north america the pattern is more usually called tortoiseshell and whitein the province of quebec canada they are sometimes called chatte despagne french for female cat of spain. A visitor made the following comment on cat body types. All abyssinian cats have ticked coats though in some colours the ticking shows up more clearly than in others.
The entries are based on data from solid colour cats. Well an aby is really a tabby cat but a special sort of tabby. A aardwolf b badger american badger asian badger eurasian badger hog badger honey badger japanese bear american black bear asiatic black.
Photos of cat breeds a h to see the more established breeds this lead to two more pages of pictures of breeds.