After the dogs cats are the most associated animals with humans. Welcome to the web site of the abyssinian breed council affiliated with the cat fanciers association cfa.
Although the abyssinian is one of the oldest known breeds there continues to be speculation and controversy concerning its history.
Abyssinian cat info. The california spangled cat is a mix of various domestic cats such as the american shorthair the british shorthair and the abyssinian. Abyssinian breeders international cat club presents walk like an egyptian a cfa allbreed and household pet cat show on saturday october 27 2018. Abyssinian cat breeders listed by cattery who also work with chocolate and lilac colors.
Cat breed info poll at cat breed info we value your opinions and thoughts vote in our monthly poll cat breed info donations cat breed info donations. An introduction to the abyssinian breed. 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. Our breed council members are advisory to the cfa board of directors regarding issues concerning the abyssinian breed standardany proposed changes to the breed standard are voted on annually under the direction of martha auspitz the current breed council secretary. A product of a recessive gene in abyssinian cats though how the gene was introduced into the abyssinian gene pool is unknown.
The somali cat is often described as a long haired african cat. Cfa breedcolor designation charts. The dwelf cat is a cross between the munchkin cat the american curl and the sphynx.
The cheetoh is a cross between the ocicat and the bengal cat. There are some distinct and unique cat breeds due to the hereditary and selective breeding.