Learn more about american bobtail history breeders health grooming and more. The american bobtail is a breed of cat registered with cfa cat fanciers association tica the international cat association and acfa american cat fanciers.
This is normal although those cats who are shown are the ones with the forward folding ears.
American bobtail cat kitten. Short or long haired it has a semi cobby body type and a distinct short fluffy tail. The american bobtail is a medium size muscular cat weighting seven to 16 pounds. Cfa breedcolor designation charts.
The back is slightly arched with hind legs longer than the front similar to those of the manx. The breed is also called the kuril. An informative insight into the world of pedigreed cats with breeder search breed profiles top cat photos cat show schedule health articles.
The kurilian bobtail is a cat breed or breed group depending on registry originating from the kuril islands as well as sakhalin island and the kamchatka peninsula of russia. First choose the cat breed you want to see post for then click the click here to read posts button which will take you to breeders posted kittens available under that breed. Even so the straight eared cats are invaluable in the breeding program.
It is a medium to large breed with a short thick hard coat in more than 80 different colors and pattern combinations. Abyssinian cat breeders listed by cattery who also work with chocolate and lilac colors. 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.
The american shorthair is americas own breed originating from cats that followed settlers from europe. His somewhat shaggy coat may be long or medium in length and can be any color or pattern. A polydactyl cat is a cat with a congenital physical anomaly called polydactyly or polydactylism also known as hyperdactyly which causes the cat to be born with more than the usual number of toes on one or more of its pawscats with this genetically inherited trait are most commonly found along the east coast of north america in the united states and canada and in south west england and.
While the scottish fold cat has a look all its own the occasional kitten will have perfectly straight ears.