Bengal kids, so that they really grow up “home”, from childhood you need to accustom yourself – communicate with them, caress, in a word, pay attention. Without constant contact, Bengal cats quickly run wild. This problem was relevant at the stage of breeding, but the negative fame of “aggressive pets” is still exaggerated, even mentioned in the standards – the description of the breed contains behavioral standards.
How to raise Bengalis
Moreover, the cautious attitude towards modern, no longer hybrid representatives of bengals is exaggerated for mercenary purposes – they say you will have almost a real Asian mini-leopard at home. Also in publications, often, especially in the early stages of breeding, it was written about a Bengal cat as timid and timid. This now also can be attributed to fiction – just a Bengal cat strives to hide if the potential enemy is larger than her size. In general, Bengals are not conflicting, not vindictive, do not show cunning, quickly get used to and are good with all household members. They are rather proud, wayward, but not evil. Continue reading
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 the appearance of a Bengal cat creates the image of a small forest predator, a kind of averaged image of a representative of the species Felis bengalensis.
These are muscular athletic cats, strong, with strong bones. Everything in them betrays excellent hunters who can patiently track down prey, jump high and climb trees quickly. They have strong paws and tenacious claws. There were cases when bengals jumped onto a 3-meter concrete fence or climbed a smooth round iron pillar. They are so dexterous that they can catch an insect with one paw on the fly. Continue reading