Rare cat breeds
But did you know that today there are over 300 breeds of cats, each of which has its own unique appearance, color, coat length, personality?
Saw luxurious fluffy Persian cat, and now imagine that there is the same miracle, but only hair he has curly, almost like a llama. This breed is called “Bohemian Rex” is a gentle and docile cat. According to preliminary data, this breed was developed in Czechoslovakia in 1989.
Another of the rare breeds of curly – “German Rex” – originates from a kitten with curly hair, who was born in Germany in 1930. First cat “German Rex” was presented at the exhibition in Berlin in 1970, and finally recognized as a breed in 1983 FIFE. They quickly become accustomed to owner, good with kids and Pets, easily trained.
Recently bred species of “Ojos Azules” (translated from Spanish – “blue eyes”). Its origin is from cat tortoiseshell with bright blue eyes.
In 1995 in the USA was bred another breed – “highland lynx cat”. Characteristic features are rounded and slightly curled back ears, fur between the toes and “leopard” color. Representatives of this breed have spokoynyy nature, get along well with other Pets. Currently the breed is listed in the register of rare and exotic species.
A rare breed of cat with a beautiful name “Safari” originated in the USA in the early 1970-ies. It was obtained by crossing a regular domestic cat and a South American wild cat “Geoffroy”, living in Argentina, Bolivia, Paraguay and Brazil. Domestic cats have 36 chromosomes, and the cat “Geoffroy” – 38. Safari has 37 chromosomes. This is a very large breed, weight of males reaches 13 kg, females 8 kg. They are energetic and active, affectionate to owners, I love to sit on their hands, get along well with children and strangers, but other small Pets may be regarded as prey.