Scientific name: Felis catus
Coat Length: Short Hair
Egyptian Maus are a small- to medium-sized short-haired cat breed. Along with the Bahraini Dilmun cat, they are one of the few naturally spotted breeds of domesticated cat. The spots of the Mau occur on only the tips of the hairs of their coat.
The Egyptian Mau is the fastest of the domestic cats, they frequently land on their back feet when taking a leap, making them appear rather haughty and kangaroo-like.