Abyssinian Cats History, Personality, Care Tips

The Abyssinian cat breed dates back to ancient Egypt, revered for its regal and wild appearance. 

Ancient Breed

Abyssinians love being around people. Very playful, energetic and intelligent. Bonds strongly with families. 

Friendly Nature

Requires weekly brushing to control shedding and distribute skin oils. Trim nails every 2-3 weeks. 

Grooming Tips

Feed high-quality cat food rich in proteins and vitamins. Prone to gingivitis so dental care is important. 

Diet & Health

Typically costs $600 to $1500 USD. Live 12-15 years with proper care.

Costs & Lifespan

This breed competes well in major cat shows thanks to its distinctive ticked coat and well-balanced body. 

Show Cats

Research breeders thoroughly and ask about parent health screens. Seek responsible, ethical sources.

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