Felis ISSN 2398-2950

Bengal

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Specification

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  •   Bengal 

General information

  • Developed in the USA from crosses between Asian Leopard Cats and domestic cats of various breeds.
  • Bred in the UK from imported cats.
  • Given Preliminary recognition by GCCF (Governing Council of the Cat Fancy) in June 1997.
  • The first two generations tend towards the wariness of their wild ancestors, but later generations are friendly, lively cats who enjoy playing with water.
  • Need minimal grooming.

Biological data

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

Other sources of information

USA

  • Visit the Cat Fanciers' Association website to search for details of CFA Affiliated cat clubs -www.cfa.org.
  • The International Bengal Cat Society - www.bengalcat.com.

UK


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