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Encyclopedia of Cat Breeds J. Anne Helgren

Encyclopedia of Cat Breeds

J. Anne Helgren

Published April 1st 2013
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Kindle Edition
392 pages
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Optimized for use on the Kindle and updated with the latest information on all recognized feline breeds, this valuable reference source includes a survey of feline history and evolution, a detailed description of the attributes that make a purebredMoreOptimized for use on the Kindle and updated with the latest information on all recognized feline breeds, this valuable reference source includes a survey of feline history and evolution, a detailed description of the attributes that make a purebred cat, a summary of feline genetics, and an in-depth discussion of conformation, color, and coat. The breed profiles follow, with each profile accompanied by color photos and a bar graph-style at-a-glance summary of the breed’s characteristics.Approximately 45 breeds are profiled, includingAbyssinianAmerican ShorthairBengalBurmeseCornish RexHimalayanMaine CoonOrientalPersianRagdollSiameseSphynxTurkish Angora . . . and many others.Added features that will be of interest to all cat fanciers include—Descriptions of new or experimental breedsExtensive information on the American domestic catA discussion titled “Which Breed is Right for You?”Advice on choosing a purebred catInformation on entering a cat in showsThe book features more than 100 color photos plus handsome line art.