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Cat Breed Description

The Somali cat is perhaps most easily described as a longhaired Abyssinian, although over time, the types have diverged some and these breeds no longer look like exact counterparts. The lively Somali cat has a bushy tail that led to the nickname "fox cat". Its dense, soft coat is ticked in the manner associated with wild cats. Their semi-longhaired coat requires little grooming, although some individuals with a denser undercoat may require more regular brushing.

The Somali personality is extroverted, active, inquisitive, very affectionate and people-oriented. They can be stubborn and obedience is better won with love and praise than with punishment. Many Somalis have become successful therapy cats.




California

Photo Cat's registered name: GrP Yum Flambe
Cat's call name: Sweetie
Breed: Somali
Color: Red
Date of Birth (mm/dd/yy): 05/05/2013
Sex: Female; spayed
Pet or show quality? Show
Registered with: CFA
Cat's location: Pasadena, California
Home preferences: No younger children (0-5); older children OK.
Notes: Sweetie loves to be petted frequently, though she takes a while to warm up. She is very bright and can open doors.

Contact Sarah Bixler by:

Mail to  Email: rosetoad@earthlink.net
Listed until Mar 6, 2018




California

Photo Cat's registered name: P Yum Punk Liquorice
Cat's call name: Babie
Breed: Somali
Color: Fawn
Date of Birth (mm/dd/yy): 05/05/2013
Sex: Female; spayed
Pet or show quality? Show
Registered with: CFA
Cat's location: Pasadena, California
Home preferences: No younger children (0-5); older children OK.
Notes: She is friendly to all visitors and enjoys attention and affection to her.

Contact Sarah Bixler by:

Mail to  Email: rosetoad@earthlink.net
Listed until Mar 6, 2018






 

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