Monday, February 22, 2016
These cats got their name from their ears and how they fold. The folded ears are produced by a dominant gene that affects the cartilage in the ears. This causes the ear to fold forward and downward. If this cat is bred with a straight eared cat then half the kittens will have the fold in their ears. If a fold is bred with a fold the kittens may have deformities.
Monday, February 8, 2016
The Bengal Cats life span is about 10 to 16 years. They can weigh up to 15 pounds or more. The Bengal Cat is a highly active cat. They are also very intelligent. This cat being so active, it makes it a fun cat to live with, but also challenging. This cat likes to learn tricks and play games, including fetch. If you do not play with a Bengal Cat they can get bored and adopt habits, such as; turning light switches on and off and trying to get CDs out of a DVD player. This cat is also a good climber and can also be found at the highest point he can reach in the house.
Also, combing weekly will help to keep the cat healthy, although a bath is rarely necessary. You also need to brush this cats teeth to prevent periodontal disease. Brushing the teeth daily is the best.
Monday, February 1, 2016
The Abyssinian Cat in appearance resemble the cats in the Egyptian paintings and sculptures. That is an elegant feline with a muscular body, with an arched neck, almond shaped eyes and large ears. This cat usually only gets up to six to ten pounds. This cat can also live up to 15 years or older if kept healthy.
If you are looking for a gentle lap cat, then the Abyssinian cat is not for you. This cat is not good for you if you are not home a lot either because he loves human interaction. Even though he likes human interaction they are just a very intelligent breed. This cat is so intelligent they excel at learning tricks, they are also better at training people to do what he wants. The best types of toys for this cat are puzzle toys, like a clicker to teach him tricks. These types of toys keep this cat out of trouble and keep him entertained.