Cat Breeds

Savannah Cats

11 Things You Didn’t Know About Savannah Cats

The Savannah cat has become a popular pet, because of its interesting and exotic appearance as well as its very characteristic tameness and fondness of their owners. The combination of serval cats and siamese makes this type of cat one of a kind. Savannahs makes great family members and are very social and interesting animals. Here are 11 Facts You...

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lykoi cat

All About The Lykoi Cat Breed

Wow, the Lykoi cat. What is it? Where did it come from? Why does it look that way? These are questions that have been asked over and over since the Lykoi started as a breed. I hope to answer these questions and many more in the following story. History The Lykoi started their journey to becoming a breed in 2011....

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Egyptian Mau, The Original Domestic cat!

This fabulously spotted breed is beautiful both inside and out. Even tempered, intelligent and very pliable, the Egyptian Mau is a true jewel among cats. As humans evolved and began to grow crops these cats evolved to exploit the vermin that plagued our store houses. Self hybridized over thousands of years from various wild African cats only the most social...

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What Is A New Cat Breed?

Different Types Of New Cats 1. Natural new breed: There are many cat breeds that are based on a genetic deviation from the domestic cat. The more recent examples are the Sphynx, Rex cat (like Devon and Selkirk), Scottish fold, Highlander, and the Lykoi, to name a few. Cats in these groups were started from a single cat, or a...

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Toybob: Small Cats With Big Loving Hearts

SUMMARY The Toybob cat is often referred to as one of the smallest of all cat breeds, and it is worth mentioning that the breed is not a miniaturized version of an established breed of cat. The Toybob is a naturally small bobbed tailed cat originated in Russia, and existing there for over three decades. The Toybob can be found...

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Tabby Cats 101 – Colors, Lifespan, Personality, and Fun Facts

Many people refer to their cats as tabbies without really knowing what the term means. Rather than referring to a specific breed, the word “tabby” is a reference to a certain coat pattern commonly seen in both domestic and wild cats. Tabbies often have stripes, swirls, or spots of color on their coats determined by their breed and individual genetics....

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Tennessee Rex- The Birth of a New Breed

Background The Tennessee Rex is a new natural mutation breed of cat that began in 2004.  Franklin Whittenburg discovered the breed when a normal stray cat came into his life.  He named his new pet Satin Surprise, and she gave him a real surprise. She soon delivered a litter of beautiful kittens, but two looked very different.  Two red boys...

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