Japanese Bobtail

Japanese Bobtail
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Overview

The Japanese Bobtail is a unique and highly recognizable breed of cat known for its short, bobbed tail and charming personality. In this article, we will discuss the Japanese Bobtail's temperament, lifespan, shedding, and kittens.

Temperament

The Japanese Bobtail is a highly social and affectionate breed of cat that loves to be around people. They are known for their playful and curious personalities, as well as their intelligence and adaptability. Japanese Bobtails are also very vocal and love to communicate with their owners, making a range of sounds from chirps and trills to meows and purrs.

Japanese Bobtails are known for their energy and love to play. They are particularly fond of interactive toys and games, such as chasing balls, feather wands, and laser pointers. Despite their playful nature, Japanese Bobtails are also very loyal and loving to their owners and enjoy cuddling and snuggling up on laps.

Lifespan

The Japanese Bobtail has an average lifespan of 10-15 years, although with proper care and nutrition, some cats have been known to live into their late teens or early twenties.

Shedding

Japanese Bobtails have a short to medium-length coat that requires minimal grooming. They are moderate to heavy shedders, however, so regular brushing and grooming is recommended to help remove loose hair and prevent matting. Additionally, Japanese Bobtails may benefit from regular baths to help keep their coat clean and healthy.

Kittens

Japanese Bobtail kittens are known for their playful and affectionate personalities. They are highly social and require plenty of attention and socialization to become well-adjusted adult cats.

Japanese Bobtail kittens are usually ready to go to their new homes at around 12-16 weeks of age. They are typically litter-trained, vaccinated, and microchipped. When adopting a Japanese Bobtail kitten, it is important to find a reputable breeder and ensure that the kitten's parents have been health screened for any genetic health issues.

Breed Information

Popularity:#24
Origin:Japan
Size:Medium
Coat:Long
Short
Silky
Soft
Straight
Lap Cat:Yes
Life span:14-16 years
Temperament:Active
Agile
Clever
Easy Going
Intelligent
Lively
Loyal
Playful
Social
Weight:Male: 7 - 10 pounds
Female: 5 - 7 pounds
Colors:Blue
Brown
Ruddy
Tan
Red
Kitten Price:Average $600 - $1000 USD

Breed Characteristics

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