Is it better to have a breed of cat or just a cross?
a cross would be better because of the human obsession with pure breeds in kitten mills, there tends to be alot of birth defects with pure bred animals.
It has gotten better lately as the problem is being adrresed but you should be careful.
the Bengal cat is a cross breed between The Asian Leopard cat and the small wild leopard cat weighing between 13-16 lbs. to a domestic cat. the bengal cat first exhibited in shows in 1985, in the new breed and color division. the first attempted hybrid records date back to 1871 indicating that a domatic short hair was the original cross with the spotted leopard cat.
yellow or amber eyes I believe. Another Answer One single trait (such as eye colour) does not depict if a cat is a pure breed or not. Moggies (mixed breeds) can have any eye colour, depending on their genes. The only way to really tell is if the cat comes with papers, or a DNA test. Even mixed or cross breeds can look similar to a certain breed, but again, its often difficult to determine…
It is actually almost impossible to get offspring from a Savannah cat due to the rarity of producing a Savannah cat in the first place, and the fact that they are not a breed, but rather a cross-breed between the wild Serval cat and the domestic cat. Since these cats are very picky about who they choose as their mate, they will often not choose to breed with a domestic cat, but rather a wild…