Category: Cat breeds

Reed cat (house, swamp cat)

The reed cat or the reed cat has many other names: marsh lynx, house (from the Latin name Felis chaus), Nile, jungle cat. This diversity is explained by the fact that there are several subspecies of this representative of the cat family. It is the reed wild cats that have recently attracted the attention of exotic lovers.
Ceylon cat
Ceylon cat
Ceylon cat is a very rare breed. At the same time, these are the only cats that were bred in Italy. Although their nature is much more exotic. And their main signs of difference are a unique color: ticking + tabby pattern. The history of the origin of the breed As the name implies, the birthplace of the breed - Ceylon - is now the island of Sri Lanka.
Singapore cat
Singapore cat
The Singaporean cat is a breed of cats whose homeland still cannot determine its relation to it. Some say that this cat is Kucinta, which means “cat of love,” while others call her “gutter child”. Can such conflicting reviews be about the same pussy? And what kind of cat is she, a Singaporean cat?
Anatolian cat
Anatolian cat
This is a cat no problem! Or as they say in the homeland of this beauty - sorun yok! We continue the linguistic cat excursion and meet: Anatolian cat! "Miyav!" (Turkish. Meow). The history of the origin of the breed They are proud of the country! This is usually what they say about native cat breeds. The homeland of “cats, no problem,” Turkey, can call Anatolian cats their national pride!
Aegean cat
Aegean cat
Aegean cat is one of the oldest domesticated breeds of wild cats. In Greece, they are considered a national treasure and the only native species of cats for this area. History of origin The birthplace of the breed is the Greek Cyclades or the Cyclades islands in the Aegean. For hundreds of years, these wild cats lived there in fishing ports, begging for themselves a tidbit.
Ural Rex
Ural Rex
Ural Rex is a rare native breed of cats with curly hair. This is a natural, natural breed that has not been specifically bred. And despite the fact that they belong to rex breeds, the wool of the Ural Rex curls completely differently. History of origin As it is clear from the name of the breed, its homeland is Russia, the Urals.
Nibelung
Nibelung
A cat came out of the fog, pulled out a passport from her pocket: nationality - American, full name - Nebelung! History of the origin of the breed Indeed, presenting your virtual passport, any Nibelung kitten proudly declares that its homeland is the United States. Kittens came to their American dream of becoming an independent breed only in the early 80s.
Brazilian shorthair cat
Brazilian shorthair cat
"Hello, I’m your ... a cat from Brazil, where there are a lot of wild monkeys in the woods," so, having changed the famous cinema quote, a Brazilian short-haired cat might have imagined itself. What kind of cats are they in the country of eternal carnivals, the best football and the brutal dons of Pedro? The history of the origin of the breed Brazilian Shorthair - under this name, indigenous cats of Brazil are known in the world.
Ojos Azules
Ojos Azules
“Oh” and “Ah,” which cat sat on my window. Oh, blue eyes, Ah, what a beautiful! But she herself is good - to become, and the body, and the soul! And this name is a miracle Ojos Azules! The rest is not in rhyme, but also very poetic and to the point! The history of the breed's origin A modest dancer entered the stage to the rhythms of the maracas in a traditional Spanish dance.
Seychelles cat
Seychelles cat
Seychelles cat Big minx, Chatterbox, playwright And a little liar! Why and for what can a Seychelles cat be suspected of deceit and in general, what kind of breed is this and is it a breed? The history of the origin of the breed To begin with, the Seychelles cat has nothing to do with the island state of East Africa!
California shining cat
California shining cat
When cowboys traveled around their ranches, when wild mustangs raced along the prairies, when gold miners mastered the mines, cats always vigilantly watched them! Some of them became the founders of the most beautiful breed - the California shining cat! The history of the origin of the breed The appearance of a new breed is almost a complete Hollywood script.
European Shorthair Cat
European Shorthair Cat
Tristan and Isolda loved each other. And Merlin and the sorceresses made a potion of Prince Eisenherz from iron. He forged his own heart. And the world is better than the Celtic cat. I just did not know it before! Does the European shorthair cat relate to the legendary Prince Iron Heart and the wizard Merlin? And does the image of the rude, cheerful and carefree savage Celt correspond to the nature of this breed?
Serengeti
Serengeti
Chatterbox cat, ears on top of your head! More precisely about the breed of cats Serengeti and can not be said. But you can complement the image with details! So what is one of the rarest breeds in the world? The history of the origin of the Serengeti Clan breed in the world has only a few hundred representatives. But each of them - as from the picture, is beautiful and charming!
Chausie
Chausie
"My dear," the owners say to their pets of the Chausi breed. And not a gram sin against the truth! If you had made a choice in favor of a kitten between buying a new car and buying a Chausie kitten, then congratulations - you are a true fan of the breed, and one of the most expensive feline representatives in the world has settled in your house!
Ashera
Ashera
We say "Asher", mean "Scam"? In fact, the price of a single letter error for a fan of the breed is tens of thousands of dollars! Because the Asher cat breed is the most scandalous in the history of felinology. On the one hand, Asher’s cat is constantly found in all kinds of ratings, like "The most expensive cat in the world", and on the other hand ... Asher’s cat doesn’t appear in nature!
Kanaani
Kanaani
Kanaani (Canaani) is a young experimental breed of cat. They began to breed them with the goal of creating a domestic cat that looks like a wild forest cat. And the result was achieved: the new breed became like noble spotted cats. Many compare Canaanis with Ocicat and Savannah. History of origin The birthplace of the breed is Jerusalem, Israel.
Forin white
Forin white
Forin White is a breed that resulted from mixing Siamese and plain white domestic cats. Therefore, these cats are also called white Siamese or white oriental shorthair. But unlike other absolutely white cats, forin white is not an albino and does not suffer from deafness. The history of the origin of the breed The Motherland of the White White - England.
How to determine the cat breed
How to determine the cat breed
Looking at your pet, you are tormented by vague doubts - did not the prince in exile settle on your hard-pressed square meters? Well, this article will probably help return to Their Majesty the well-deserved regalia. Determining the breed of a cat without the lack of documents is difficult, but possible. How to determine the breed of a cat: First, we suggest taking a test in order to determine the breed of a cat faster.
Neva Masquerade
Neva Masquerade
Once a simple cat Gathered for a masquerade. She dressed up a bit - Mask, wool lining ... And since then the simple cat has become very difficult - they call Nevskaya masquerade, With a very reverent soul! The history of the breed's origin In fact, the Neva masquerade cat got its name precisely for the dark mask that mysteriously covers its charming muzzle.
Pixibob
Pixibob
Pixibob is a cat breed that has been bred artificially. Breeders wanted to create a domestic cat that looks like a lynx. The result is a pixie-bob (short-tailed elf in English). Indeed, the new breed looked like wild forest inhabitants, although by the nature these cats are absolutely domestic. History of origin The homeland of pixibob is the USA.
Snow shu
Snow shu
Snowshoe (English Snowshoe) - a very beautiful and rare breed of cats. Its features are that even experienced breeders cannot predict which kitten will be born. And given strict standards, breeding snow shu turns into a real Russian roulette. The name of the breed in translation from English means "snow shoe".