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A Playful and Entertaining Cat

Assertive, Athletic, Loyal

This cat breed originated in the 1960s as a hybrid of the Jungle Cat. These long legged, lean, and muscular cats have short hair and are very agile, like larger wildcats. They are graceful, playful, and will keep you entertained for hours. They are active, curious, and fun loving cats. These graceful cats get along with children and other pets, and are ideal for families and singles. Grooming is minimal.

 Explore this page to learn more about where she came, which health conditions are a risk to her and how to keep her feeling her best.

Breed Details

Body:Large, Muscular, Broad chest Coat:Silky, Shiny

Length of fur

1 = short - 5 = long

Grooming requirements

1 = little grooming - 5 = much grooming

Energy level

1 = low energy - 5 = high energy

Ease of training

1 = difficult - 5 = easy

Affection toward owners

1 = independent - 5 = very affectionate

Friendliness toward strangers

1 = shy - 5 = very friendly

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To view the sources for the information listed on this page, see our Cat Breed Guide References here.

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