It will be right if the upbringing begins on the first day of the stay of the Bengal kitten in his new home. Usually this is a baby at the age of 4 months. The nature of bengals is such that it is necessary to pay attention to habitualization and close socialization. It is necessary to spend as much time with the pet as possible: pick it up, stroke it – that is, ensure regular tactile contact. You can invite friends to meet you, be sure to take your four-legged friend out for a walk – the kitten should get used to both people and other animals. A person who prefers domestic cats walking “on their own”, a breed like Bengal, it is better not to choose. The factor that cats and cats are socially active, like free movement, must be seriously considered, otherwise the animal will necessarily “run wild”, will be underlined as unsociable.
Raising Bengal kittens
Conditions of detention: how to equip a comfortable stay of a Bengal cat in the house
Household items that Bengal cats really need include: Continue reading
The main difference that a Bengal cat boasts is its leopard color. This is a unique pattern on red hair, inherited from the wild ancestor of Prionailurus bengalensis. None of the elite breeds have such a thing anymore – only Bengal cats have it. It would seem that the definition of “leopard” greatly narrows the variety of coloring and drawing of the animal’s fur coat, but this is not so. Despite the recognizable-characteristic spotting and despite the fact that the breed itself is very young, the breeders brought out a dozen original Bengal colors, not only brown, but also very light and even black colors. True, not all of them are recognized by international feline federations so far.
The history of the formation of the Bengal breed
Apart from the wild Asian leopard cats ALC, there was also a whole list of breeds – Abyssinian, American domestic shorthair, Egyptian Mau, Persians, Exotics, Ocicets, Burmese, among the origins of the formation of Bengals. Continue reading
With a problem such as frequent pet diseases, owners of bengals usually do not have to deal with. This is a strong cat breed in almost all respects.
However, it is characterized by one weak point in health – a very sensitive gastrointestinal tract. Therefore, to feeding, and especially to the quality of the products, you must be very careful.
In second place, according to statistics, there is a pathology of the heart structure – in the list of ten breeds prone to cardiomyopathy, home mini-leopards took the penultimate line. Most of the pets of the elite Bengal breed, the owners of which took care of timely vaccination, will live quite well allotted to them by nature for 12-17 years.
Bengal Cat Care
An exotic bengal breed is easy to maintain. In addition to infrequent hair combing and bathing procedures, to which representatives of the species are almost always positive, the owner must ensure that: Continue reading