Among lovers of furry Pets is increasing the demand for British cats. This breed combines the best qualities of the cat family. The British are intelligent and proud, a bit stubborn due to a kind of self-sufficiency and independence. In their movements visible to the inimitable grace and importance.
The British are quite affectionate to the owners and loyal. However, despite this, quietly endure the loneliness for a short time. A pet is a great option for a busy person.
The history of the emergence of the chocolate kind
Because of the increased interest in this breed experts began to expand the range of colors is one of the new chocolate. Received it side by in the breeding of another breed. That is, they are not planned, but the British chocolate color was recognized among the public. The appearance and character of the dostoistva appreciated by fans fluffy.
The appearance of the British chocolate
Chocolate British often crossed with the breed colour-point. British chocolate has a coat, shimmering throughout. Appearance is aristocratic and noble. Proven that cats with this coloration are beneficial to the human condition.
British chocolate due to the long and hard work of breeders became the owner of a thick and pleasant to the touch fur, which is not inferior to the representatives of blue color.
— short strong paws, broad chest
— round head with wide cheekbones
— ears small, beautiful
— round eyes-yellow or orange
— nose of the same tone as the color coat, or light chocolate (milk chocolate).
The coat of the British soft short. Usually, color is uniform and rich, without any markings or ticking. Thoroughbred representatives have almost a perfect dark brown coat, which makes them irresistible and very attractive. In some cases, this color is described as chestnut. Also rare, but still called 'Havana' because it is similar to the color of Havana cigars.
Cats are affectionate and undemanding, and are very attached to their owner, quite calm, if it is not a food. It is important to get food in the required amount in a timely manner. Chocolate kittens-the British may have different shades of this color. The time of formation it they lasted for fifteen months. May appear brown, but he leaves. According to the standard for this breed shade can be the color of chocolate from milk to bitter.
The difficulty of removing
To ensure receipt of kittens chocolate color is quite difficult. In the natural environment of the individual gene chocolate color does not exist.
The colour of the cats affected by the presence of pigment – melanin. It is in the hairs in the form of microgranules. This substance is divided into two types: eumelanin, pheomelanin. British chocolate is obtained from the first type. The intensity and colorfulness of the color will depend on the gene D. On the saturation effect, in which of two States will be gen. At the recessive state, chocolate brown kittens can only be obtained if it is obtained from both parents. That is, everyone should have a chocolate gene is a key condition for breeding.
British chocolate combines the best features of what became to be in demand among breeders. Gentility, magnanimity, and the haughtiness pure and simple. Despite the fact that this colour came later, the British in a short time became popular and caught the fancy cat owner, so much so that in popularity ahead of many counterparts.