Manx Cat Breed Profile

Manx cat breed profile

Manx cat a glance Energy: Low to medium Eyes: Green, copper, gold, blue Temperament: Friendly, quiet, loyal, dog-like Weight: Males 5 kg (11 lbs), females 4-5 kg (8.8 – 11 lbs) Colours: All colours accepted Grooming: Requires weekly grooming Lifespan: 12-16 years

What is a Classic Tabby Cat?

What is a classic tabby?

What is a classic tabby cat? Despite popular belief, the tabby is not a breed of cat but instead describes the coat of a cat. Also known as blotched or marbled tabby, the classic tabby pattern consists of a light agouti (banded) ground colour with a melanistic overlay made up of lines, swirls, and whorls.

Deafness in White Cats

Deafness in white cats

Deafness in white cats with blue eyes is a form of congenital deafness medically known as unilateral or bilateral congenital sensorineural deafness. Dominant (epistatic) white is a masking gene that overrides all other coat colours and is symbolised with the letters WD. Affected cats could have an underlying coat colour, but the WD gene completely … Read more