Characteristics of the unique breed of domestic Bengal cats
If you want to get an exotic, but completely domesticated pet, then a Bengal cat or cat is just what is ideal for this purpose. A pet of this breed…

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Bengal size and weight: differences between cats and Bengal cats
The breed of domestic cats with wild leopard color is naturally endowed with a strong and large body, sinewy paws with sharp claws of a forest predator, and powerful jaws.…

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General description of Bengal
When working on the breed, the main emphasis was placed on the similarity of bengals with their wild ancestors, but friendly and gentle, like domestic cats. Therefore, any description of…

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Colors, tabby, hair quality of Bengal cats

Details of all the different colors of bengal wool can be found in special texts, and here is a list of officially recognized in two categories of the pattern – spotted / rosette (Spotted / rosets) and marble (Marbled “marble”):

– brown with all shades and the desired presence of rufisms (rust, redness) – Brown Tabby (brown tabby); in the World Cat Federation (WCF) system, it is the main one, its code is ben n24 (ben n24);

– silver with a distinctive pattern makes up the division Black Silver Tabby, Silver Lynx Point / Marble, Silver Sepia Spotted / Marble, Silver Mink Spotted / Marble;

– blue, recently recognized only by some federations, – Blue Bengals Tabby.

While magnificent, like panthers, black bengals of the melanistic subspecies, several varieties of snow Bengal cats, as well as the recently bred subspecies with long silky hair, remain unrecognized. Continue reading

Bengal cat
A Bengal cat looks like a traditional ordinary cat just as tigers, panthers and jaguars look like. It’s just that a quiet house pussy and, say, a leopard have a…

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Phasing in Bengal kittens
Phasing (from the English Fuzzy "obscure, shaded") is a phenomenon inherited by Bengal cats from wild ancestors - Asian leopard cats (ALC) and appears in Bengal kittens regardless of the…

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Character, upbrining, habits
Once, when preparing a material on bengals, the correspondent of an animal magazine asked to explain to readers how dangerous it is to take these animals to a family with…

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Hereditary blindness in bengal cats
Genetic blindness is a disease that is common in many mammals. Some of its forms are considered congenital and appear immediately, while others develop with age. Gradually progressive blindness affects…

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