We’ve learned that all cats coat smooth, fluffy or adjacent to the body, long or short, but always straight. Used so that you before curly kittens, which are born in all times, the owners often killed, believing that they are sick or can bring misery.
Fortunately, since the last century the situation has changed. These unusual kittens became the ancestors of new species, enriching the feline world. Short-haired, long-haired, with a neat vanaskie chaotic or unruly curls – they attract attention like no other.
Cats with curls
The Cornish Rex is One of the oldest breeds of this group. The first kitten appeared in a litter of ordinary cats in Cornwall, England. Unlike the four brothers and sisters, he was covered with a thin wavy coat, which evolved into the lungs adjacent to the skin of the wave.
To be the only kitty to create a pedigree line, breeders introduced new blood Siamese, Burmese, British Shorthair cats. The result is a small, lean cat with long and slender limbs, fine head, large ears and large expressive oval eyes. Her appearance is not too similar to privychnym cats, but this difference only adds to her charm. And good character: sociable, communicative, tied to its master – they will become a great friend and companion. Continue reading
The Japanese Bobtail is a symbol of power and strength together with grace and elegance. A distinctive feature of the Bobtail cat has a short tail. Due to the fluffy fur he looks like a fun pompom, but actually consists of bends, creases or spirals of various shapes. Most often this strange tail sticking up or bent, as in mongrels.
The cat belongs to the Oriental type cats. Very similar to the Oriental cats. Representatives have flexible and slim body with long fluffy tail. The coat, without undercoat of medium length, smooth and soft to the touch. Despite elegantly slim leg, they are quite strong and long. Foot of small size, rounded shape.
The eyes are mostly blue or green. But the color meets the most different: cream color, tabby, smoke and others. The nature of cats characteristics of curiosity and sociability, do not conflict with other animals.
Exotic Shorthair cat breed can boast a rich and long history – they live in palaces and served as a luxury item for high-ranking persons. Such cats are called “Persians for the lazy”. But an exotic breed perfectly fits in the modern dynamic rhythm of life, as not all have enough time to care long hair. Today, this breed is very popular not only because of the round shapes,thick furry coat and a puppet appearance, but also because of the strong and independent character. Continue reading
In pedigree cats are abbreviations indicating the breed and color of cats.
a — blue b blue — chocolate, (brown, chestnut), chocolate (brown, chestnut, Havana, champagne) c — lilac (lavender) lilac (lavender, platinum) d — red, flame red e — cream cream f tortoiseshell tortie g blue-cream, blue-tortie golubkinoy, polubojarova h — chocolate tortie chocolate tortie j lilac-tortie lilac tortie n — black, ebony, seal . sable, ruddy black, seal, sable, wild o — sorrel, cinnamon, honey sorrel, reddish brown, brown, honey p — beige fawn yellow-brown, “fawn beige” q — red sorrel tortie brown tortie r fawn tortie beige yellow brown tortoise s — silver, smoke silver, smoke w — white white y golden x Golden — unregistered not registered, unrecognized color
The hair colors of cats are divided into : Solid — solid, single-color i.e., the body of the cat is painted uniformly in one colour. Tortoiseshell — a combination of black with red, blue with cream etc. Continue reading