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Toyger

Toyger

Scientific name: Felis catus
Origin: United States
Body: Medium
Coat Length: Short Hair

The toyger is a breed of domestic cat, the result of breeding domestic short haired tabbies (beginning in the 1980’s) to make them resemble a “toy tiger”, as its striped coat is reminiscent of the tiger’s.

Personality: Loving, intelligent, laid-back, active and alert, Like most cats, they are highly intelligent. The friendly and playful Toyger likes people and other pets.

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Cats 101- Toyger

More Cats 101 Video: http://animal.discovery.com/videos/cat/#mkcpgn=ytapl1 | The Toyger is a small cat that is bred to look like a tiger. The original breeders wanted a cat that had the big body and markings of a tiger, but was docile like a domestic cat.