The Serengeti cat, which jumps itself
The Serengeti is a unique breed of cats. It occurred from Oriental and Bengal. Serengeti – the cat is half-wild, and many of the habits inherent only in this breed. When breeding, the breeders sought to create the semblance of a domesticated Serval. And even named the rock in honor of the Park in Tanzania, which is home to the predator.
These cats are of medium size, strong Constitution. The body of the animal a few stretched, has the shape of a pipe. Legs unusually long, muscular and strong. Thanks to such extremities cat can jump from place to a distance of two meters. Thick tail is tapered to the tip. Its length can be as short or average. The head is wedge-shaped, seems small because of the large ears. Profile cats direct forming area in the area of nadrovia.
Cheeks Serengeti poorly developed, almost not protruding. The length of the ears is the same as the length of the head. The base of the ears is wide, sink deep. The ears are high and are straight. Eyes set well apart, round and large. Most cats have dark eyes, mostly copper-colored. The tone is allowed to yellow, but still it is undesirable.
The description of this cat breed includes a soft, short coat. Coloration spotty. The shape of the spots are round or somewhat elongated horizontally. The stretching vertically is not allowed. A special feature of the breed is a track from the inner corner of the eye up.
Cat breed Serengeti is fairly new, still not recognized by some associations of breeders. Despite its artificial origin, has a wild character. In this case, Serengeti cat is a kind, loving to play. For these animals could care less with whom they frolic, if only it lasted a long time. A curious feature of the breed, noted by the specialists during the breeding — an amazing volubility of cats. Serengeti is not just meowing, but also reproduce other sounds, trying to find a common language with the owner. They are very attached to him.
If the house has other animals, there is no doubt that the dominant role will be played by Serengeti. The fact that the desire for leadership is in the genes, so the cat does not matter whether others with the role. It is in any case get their way, punishing all opponents. People cats are very affectionate and kind. Often, their affection becomes obsessive in nature, which is also a manifestation of their leadership qualities.
Before you purchase the Serengeti you need to weigh all the factors. A large part of the habits left from wild cat ancestors. Therefore, the nature of the Serengeti wild, they are hardy and are a healthy lot. The breed has a genetic disease kidney stones, but nowadays this problem is easily solved with the help of medications. However, in order to prevent this disease, it is necessary after purchase of the animal to consult a veterinarian who will help find the pet a suitable diet.
The Serengeti cat is pretty low maintenance, so the owner does not require special skills or special knowledge. The main thing to take care is cleanliness of hair. Since hair is pretty short, brushing the spotted coat is not required. But during this procedure not only removes the contamination. It is also a great massage which has a positive effect on the health of cats, and she really like it. So comb darling is still needed. For this purpose we choose or a brush with rubber teeth or suede fabric. The ears and eyes of the animal clean regular hygiene.
Because, Serengeti cat is almost feral, she needs to move a lot. If the apartment to do this is not possible, then the cat needs to walk. But you can't let her out alone, because in moments of danger Serengeti will not escape, because it is quite belligerent. To protect other people's Pets from her character and not to hurt your cat, you need to monitor it while walking or bring it on a long leash.
To purchase an animal you must have breeders in clubs of fans of cats or in catteries. Only with this purchase, you can be absolutely sure that you sell exactly the Serengeti. Cat, the price of which ranges from 18 to 60 thousand rubles, becoming more and more popular. The cost depends on the pedigree of the parents, their existing titles and regalia. As in other animals, price promising females is higher than the cost of a cat of the same level.
Even if you've never had cats, this breed is perfect to be a first, as no special skills or knowledge from their owners but this cat is not required. It is enough just to love and give her the opportunity to be herself – a proud and beautiful Serval in your house.