Ocicat


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Ocicat

a new breed of cats, derived from crossing a chocolate point Siamese with a hybrid Abyssinian pointed Siamese. It is large with a long nose, large ears and a distinctive spotted coat in many different colors. Named because of its resemblence to an ocelot.
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Some say that Daly's daughter named the breed the Ocicat due to its resemblance to the wild Ocelot.
The Ocicat was first recognized as a purebred by the Cat Fanciers' Association (CFA) in 1966.
Ocicats are now seen at many cat shows, and though they are bred for their spots, they are also seen with four other coat patterns, including ticked, classic tabby, solid, and pointed.
The practice may not perform transplants but it does have one willing donor in the shape of David and Rosie's pedigree Ocicat, called Pansy.
Production companies Ocicat, Navigation Films, Storm HD
Fourteen or 15 Bengals have been entered, together with a number of the highly- unusual Ocicats and Singapurs.