Pictures of many cat breeds. Abyssinian cat breeders listed by cattery who also work with chocolate and lilac colors.
Khat goes by various traditional names such as kat qat qaad ghat chat abyssinian tea somali tea miraa arabian tea and kafta in its endemic regions of the horn of africa and the arabian peninsula.
Abyssinian cat description. The abyssinian is said to have originated in india and it was also portrayed by the egyptians. Search by breed click on a breed below to see the breeds description page information and links to breeders litters and retired friends. The somali cat is often described as a long haired african cat.
At the end of the breeds is a description of the tabby patterns and general remarks for all breeds. 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. 45 in the african great lakes region where catha edulis is in some areas cultivated it is known as miraa muhulo and muirungi.
In south africa the plant is known as. Also persian cat breed profile and persian cat breeders. All allowable colours are listed within each breed.
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. Although the abyssinian is one of the oldest known breeds there continues to be speculation and controversy concerning its history.
It is seen in four colors ruddy the original pattern red blue and fawn. Please click on the breed headings below to view their official standards. Cfa breedcolor designation charts.
There are many different breeds of cats including abyssinian himalayan maine coon manx persian scottish fold and siamese to name a few. Photos of persian cats kittens.