Fiction > Fantasy > Download, free read

Tiger Cat by David H. Keller download in ePub, pdf, iPad

The color can be found in any of dozens of pure-bred cats so there are many to choose from, and tiger kittens are regularly available for adoption at local shelters. Tabby cats are not their own breed of cats, but rather a type of pattern that can emerge on their fur. Bengals tend to be a bit on the larger side and are said to be very intelligent.

Toygers began with the breeding of domestic shorthair cats with striped tabby patterns and Bengal cats that were chosen for their fur patterns. An orange tabby cat would be one of the closest things to having your own tiger cat. This is the same coloring seen in many small wildcats around the world from which the domestic cat descended.

Such hybridization may be a natural process, and the extent of this as a threat to the oncilla is unknown. Tiger cats come in two main styles, either a brown or beige body color, with black or brown stripes, or a red or orange body color with stripes that are a darker shade of red or orange. She wanted a cat that resembled a tiger, and the result is the adorably named Toyger. If a Toyger is out of the question, a Bengal would be a good option for someone looking for a tiger cat.

If your pet wants to go outdoors, consider a leash and harness. In captivity, the oncilla tends to have high infant mortality rate. The pattern of their coat can be reminiscent of a leopard, which is what domestic cats were originally bred with to create the Bengal cat.

Based on these results, the eastern group was proposed to be a distinct species Leopardus emiliae. If you are really craving a tiger cat, try for one of the domesticated variations listed above. Coffee plantations are most often established in cloud forest habitats, causing the reduction of preferred habitats. Getty Images Los Angeles based breeder Judy Sugden has been aiming to make a domestic tiger cat breed since the s.

The oncilla's jaw is shortened, with fewer teeth, but with well-developed carnassials and canines. But tiger cats are cool just the same. Tiger cats of that nature do not exist in the domestic world, but there are some breeds and patterns of cats that earn them the name tiger cat. You may need additional toys, and should be prepared for a somewhat more active pet than usual. For those that really want to own a Toyger or Bengal domestic cat, you may be able to find a breeder or owner that has a cat that does not meet the highest show qualities.

Domestic cats never really have the color scheme of an actual tiger - orange body, black stripes. The oncilla stalks its prey from a distance, and once in range, it pounces to catch and kill the prey. Also pay attention to spaces under counters were a kitten could squeeze through to take a nap under the dishwasher. Toygers, like Bengals, enjoy water and are very active cats.

Tiger cats come in twoSuch hybridization may be