Bengal

Bengal
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Overview

The Bengal is a breed of domestic cat that is known for its distinctive coat and wild-like appearance. It is a medium to large-sized breed that was created through selective breeding between the Asian Leopard Cat and domestic cat breeds.

Bengals have a muscular and athletic body with a short, sleek coat that is often spotted or marbled in pattern. They come in a variety of colors, including brown, silver, and snow, and their eyes can be green, gold, or blue. They are known for their wild-like appearance, with a strong and agile body that allows them to climb, jump, and run with ease.

In terms of personality, Bengals are known for being energetic, playful, and intelligent. They are active cats that enjoy playing games and interacting with their owners. They are also known for their curious and adventurous nature, and they love to explore their surroundings and play with toys.

Bengals are generally a healthy breed, with a life expectancy of 12-16 years. They are not prone to any specific health issues, but like all cats, they require regular veterinary check-ups and preventative care.

While Bengals may not be the ideal pet for everyone due to their high energy level and wild-like appearance, they are a beloved breed among cat lovers who appreciate their playful and adventurous personality. They are a great choice for families and individuals looking for a lively and engaging pet that will keep them on their toes. While they do require regular exercise and playtime to keep them stimulated, they are generally low-maintenance cats that adapt well to a variety of living situations.

Breed Information

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Origin:United States
Size:Medium to Large
Coat:Medium
Lap Cat:No
Life span:12-16 years
Temperament:Active
Agile
Lively
Affectionate
Energetic
Rambunctious
Weight:Male: 10 - 18 pounds
Female: 6 - 12 pounds
Colors:Black
Brown
Cream
Ruddy
Kitten Price:Average $1000 - $1500 USD

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Dog names

Rank Male Female
1 Charlie Lucy
2 Toby Maggie
3 Milo Penny
4 Winston Ginger
5 Gus Lulu
6 Bruno Princess
7 Gizmo Lexi
8 Marley Maddie
9 Apollo Charlie
10 Chico Hannah
11 Copper Cocoa
12 Chase Bonnie
13 Brady Penelope
14 Bubba Nina
15 Maverick Sally
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