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Cat Breed Description

The playful, people-oriented Tonkinese has a moderate body and a sleek, soft coat, and features a unique pattern known as "mink": it is pointed like the Siamese, but the body is colored in a shade harmonizing with the point color, and the eyes are aqua in shade.

The Tonkinese personality also blends many of the best qualities of the parent breeds of Burmese and Siamese: affectionate, intelligent, people-loving, and playful, and somewhat less vocal than the Siamese.

New York

Photo Cat's registered name: Aristotonks Tess
Cat's call name: Tessie
Breed: Tonkinese
Color: Platinum Mink
Date of Birth (mm/dd/yy): 07/13/2010
Sex: Female; spayed
Registered with: CFA
Cat's location: Warwick/Orange County/Near NJ, New York
Home preferences: No younger children (0-5); older children OK. Dogs OK; no other cats.
Notes: Tessie is a beautiful retired breeding cat that needs a new forever home. She is very smart and affectionate. She wants to be the queen of her own castle. A dog should be fine, provided it's well behaved. Other cats probably not. A quiet home with people (or person) who are home often would be perfect. Please email me for pictures.

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