Difficulties in creating a Bengal breed
Since not only different species of the feline family were used to obtain the first hybrids, but even different subfamilies, the genotypes of which are somewhat different from each other,…

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Bengal cat health: typical breed diseases, disease prevention
Not all owners have to deal with the situation that a Bengal cat is often sick for a long time. Most of the pets of this elite breed, who visited…

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Colors and patterns
If during the breeding of this breed they try to bring the exterior of the cats as close as possible to the original, then in colors the breeders even surpassed…

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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

The power and grace of a leopard
If one day the American geneticist Jane Mill did not get the idea to breed a domestic cat with the appearance of a leopard, we would not be able to…

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What are the harnesses and collars
Collars are purchased for various purposes - medical and prophylactic and for walking, decorative for aesthetic purposes, and informational - so that the lost animal is back at home. Now…

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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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How to raise a bengal cat
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…

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