The most beautiful and clever Abyssinian breed of cats
At the end of the twentieth century, more precisely in the eighties, in the Great Britain cat shows were exhibited by the Abyssinian breed of cats. These animals were not too large, did not hit with long and silky hair or unusual color of eyes. And yet their appearance did not go unnoticed. Everyone was surprised by the color of animals. He did not have any streaks or spots. Rather, it resembled the color of a wild rabbit. Therefore, in those years the breed was called "rabbit".
In Russia, the Abyssinian breed of cats became known about ten years ago. However, at that time it did not arouse the interest of specialists. It appeared only about three years ago. It is likely that the lack of attention to these charming cats is explained by the too "cold" (blue and beige) color of the first specimens brought to our country.
Perhaps someone was embarrassed by the appearance of the Abyssinian. It seems that this wild beauty has the same wild temper. But this is a delusion. At the present time, the import of these animals begins to revive, and, accordingly, the demand for them is growing.
The Abyssinian breed of cats arrived in Europe in 1868, when a military expedition brought it from Ethiopia to the UK. With her, the selection work began.
In the eighties of the last century it was registered as an "Abyssinian cat." The breed standards were approved at the same time. To date, there are eight species, depending on the color.
Abyssinian breed of cats is common in several Asian, African and European countries. In our country, its representatives are still very few.
Affectionate, easily yieldable Abyssinian cat easily coexists with the owners. Very comfortable feels both in the house and outside (can quickly adapt to life in the garden or on the plot).
The Abyssinian breed of cats is characterized by magnificent grace and slenderness, mostly of medium size. Color can be varied. But most often there are red-brown, dark-red, blue. Individual hairs can be double in color.
A small head of a wedge-shaped form with a powerful chin, a straight nose, a smooth transition from forehead to muzzle. Large erect ears set wide at the base and rounded, with tassels at the ends. Large, expressive wide-set eyes of yellow, green color. The body is muscular and strong and at the same time very flexible. Developed and powerful back. The legs are not very long, the feet are small. The tail is long, tapering to the end.
Abyssinian breed of cats are always faithful and loyal friends. No matter what you do, the pet will always be there, trying to take an active part. As a real cat, she requires attention and respect, for which she will repay you with boundless love and affection.
The Abyssinian breed of cats is intelligent from birth. She is easy to learn, she quickly understands how to behave in the house. Just an amazing breed of cats - Abyssinian. The photos that you see in this article will allow you to evaluate the appearance of its representatives, but you will learn the character only by talking with them. You can say with certainty: you will not be disappointed.
Unfortunately, while the Abyssinian breed of cats is not very common in Russia, but we are sure that this is only a matter of time.